Like most other segments, sports cars in the U.S. struggled in certain respects. Many of the sporty cars listed in the table below saw fewer sales than the automakers hoped for. This year has been a tough one for many models. However, there were some sports cars that managed to have a good December.
They include the Audi A5, BMW 8-Series, Lexus LC, Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, and the SLC-Class. These models appeared to have sold pretty well when compared with previous months of 2019.
With car sales down for the industry and sports car sales suffering. It will be interesting to see what happens in the segment in 2020. We’d expect the segment to continue on its current path, but it might be able to make a shift after the first few months of the year.
Note: FCA US LLC will end its practice of reporting U.S. and Canada sales on a monthly basis following June results. FCA US and FCA Canada will report monthly sales for May and June. The first quarterly report will occur on October 1, 2019, covering the months of July, August, and September.
US Sports Car Sales (All Models)
This sales data table looks at monthly sales performance for the sports car segment in the United States on a month to month basis for the entire year so far. It includes all major sports car models sold in the U.S market and you can see that the monthly sports car sales trends clearly. Seeing the individual sports car model sales performance in this way gives you a good sense of the momentum (good or bad).