U.S. sales of pickup trucks grew by 31,000 units, a 16% year-over-year increase, to 221,228 units in July 2015, the fourth month this year in which Americans registered more than 200,000 trucks in a single month.
Sales of full-size models, led by the General Motors’ twins which outsold the top-ranked Ford F-Series by 9900 units, jumped 12% to own 85.9% of the overall pickup truck category.
Sales of small/midsize models rose 53% to 31,096 units, or 14.1% of the overall pickup truck category. The class-leading Toyota Tacoma jumped 29% to 17,033 units, 7170 sales more than the combined efforts of GM’s midsize twins – Colorado and Canyon.
For the Ford F-Series, July was the first month since January in which year-over-year volume improved. The Chevrolet Silverado and fourth-ranked GMC Sierra, twins from GM as already mentioned, have outsold the Ford by 29,392 units through the first seven months of 2015.
You can click any model name in the table below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC’s Sales Stats page. This table is now sortable, so you can rank pickup trucks any which way you like. July best seller lists for cars and SUVs will be published soon.