U.S. new vehicle sales volume decreased in in September 2016, sliding by a modest 0.5% because of a 7% drop in passenger car sales.
Sales of SUVs and crossovers, on the other hand, rose 4%, outselling cars by more than 18,000 units.
U.S. Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model - September 2016 YTD
U.S. SUV/Crossover Sales By Model - September 2016 YTD
Part of the credit for that utility vehicle improvement belongs to these full-size, body-on-frame, volume brand SUVs, sales of which jumped 50%, a gain of nearly 11,000 units.
It wasn't just General Motors, either. Aside from the Toyota Sequoia, the lowest-volume player in the segment in September, every member of the fleet posted noteworthy improvements. With the new Infiniti QX80-related Nissan
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But it was at General Motors, from which 73% of the segment's volume originates, that the real volume was added.
GM added 7792 full-size SUV sales via the two Chevrolets and two GMCs in September alone, more additional sales than the Expedition and Sequoia managed in total.
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Large SUV Sales In America - August 2016
Large SUV Sales In America - September 2015
Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In America - September 2016
U.S. Auto Sales Brand Rankings - September 2016
Midsize SUV Sales In America - September 2016