After six consecutive months of decline, big boosts from the Dodge Grand Caravan and Mazda 5 powered the category forward to a 5% gain in February.
Sharp losses from the Kia duo and 11% drops from both the Toyota Sienna and Honda Odyssey tamped down growth.
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The Chrysler Pacifica, likewise, has not yet proven capable of selling (at its much higher MSRPs) as its predecessor, the Chrysler Town & Country. Year-over-year, Chrysler minivan sales were down 35% last month.
But the value-oriented Dodge Grand Caravan grew its market share to 54% among MPVs and 59% in its “full-size” minivan segment. Grand Caravan sales are up by a tenth so far this year.
You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly Canadian 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 minivans 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.