Large Car Sales In Canada - February 2016 YTD

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After three consecutive months of Canadian sales improvement, Canadian sales of volume brand sedan flagships plunged 39% in February 2016.


Canada Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model - February 2016 YTD
Canada Car Sales Rankings By Model - February 2016 YTD


Year-over-year, Canadian sales of large mainstream brand cars tumbled by 586 units. Only the Kia Cadenza – which added two sales compared with February 2015 – and the new Nissan Maxima bucked the trend. 

Canada large car sales chart February 2016
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The category's top sellers from Canada's top-selling manufacturer, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, lost more than half their February volume. Dodge Charger sales fell 56%; Chrysler 300 volume was down 54%.

True, overall Canadian passenger car volume is falling, as well. But the 4% loss across the passenger car sector is downright healthy compared with the nosedive achieved by large cars. 

You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly Canada auto sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC's Sales Stats page. This table is sortable, so you can rank large cars any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • March 2016 • January 2016February 2015
Large Car
February
2016
February
2015
%
Change
2016
YTD
2015
YTD
%
Change
28
38-26.3%64 123 -48.0%
127
133-4.5%233 225 3.6%
171
374-54.3%304490 -38.0%
215
484-55.6%420 697 -39.7%
91
158-42.4%245 234 4.7%
97
111-12.6%150 174 -13.8%
13
1118.2%21 35 -40.0%
161
72124%315 157 101%
22
130-83.1%63 178 -64.6%
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Total
925
1511-38.8%1815 2313 -21.5%
Source: Automakers & Global Automakers Of Canada
* Genesis refers only to the sedan, not the coupe. For Canadian purposes - Hyundai USA doesn't yet breakdown sales figures for the sedan and much less costly coupe - the Genesis will now be shown with both these volume brands, with which Hyundai is a direct competitor, and midsize luxury cars, with which the Genesis competes.
GCBC isn't here to break down segments, an impossible task for any group, but to display sales data for the sake of comparison. The more ways sales data can be displayed, the better. You can always find the sales results for EVERY vehicle and form your own competitive sets by using the All Vehicle Rankings posts.


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