Large Car Sales In America - March 2017

2016 Chevrolet SS blue
U.S. sales of full-size cars continued their nosedive in March 2017, plunging 11% despite a big increase from the Chevrolet SS and modest improvements from the Nissan Maxima and Buick LaCrosse.

U.S. Vehicle Sales By Model - April 2017 YTD
U.S. Car Sales Rankings By Model - March 2017 YTD

For the SS, GM's 20% off incentives in March rose volume to an all-time high of 1217 units, a paltry total, but one that helps GM clear out stock of the discontinued, Aussie-built, V8-engined, rear-wheel-drive sedan. 

USA large car sales chart March 2017
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The class leader in March, and through the first-quarter of 2017, was the Dodge Charger, sales of which are down 15% so far this year. 

Together, the Charger and its corporate Chrysler 300 partner accounted for 32% of the sales from the category in March. 

You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. 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. Mobile users can now thumb across the table for full-width access. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • April 2017 • February 2017March 2016
Large Car
22752.4%4985 8975 -44.5%
11,465-22.5%22,022 30,554 -27.9%
286326%1529 539 184%
6172-19.5%15,06317,141 -12.1%
8798-6.4%22,319 26,345 -15.3%
5182-10.4%12,686 13,456 -5.7%
508-25.2%952 1355 -29.7%
593-26.3%1125 1552 -27.5%
65885.7%15,597 16,225 -3.9%
4643-25.0%8596 12,201 -29.5%
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46,510-10.7%104,874 128,343 -18.3%
Source: Automakers
* Hyundai USA, not GoodCarBadCar, chooses to combine sales figures for the Genesis sedan and Genesis Coupe, forcing us to include the Genesis with these volume-brand cars on pricing grounds before we even get to the "brand status" issue.
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.

Large Car Sales In America - April 2017
Large Car Sales In America - February 2017
Large Car Sales In America - March 2016
Top 20 Best-Selling Cars In America - March 2017
U.S. Auto Sales Brand Rankings - March 2017
Midsize Car Sales In America - March 2017

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