American plumbers and airport shuttle services and electricians and flower delivery businesses registered 17% more commercial vans in April 2014 than in April 2013, a volume increase of 4740 units.
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Ford’s vans, big and small, were responsible for 51% of those 33,133 sales. The April market share attributed to General Motors’ twins stood at 28%. Non-traditional entries from Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, and Ram (the ProMaster) owned 18% of the market.
Small vans were led by the new Ford Transit Connect. The Nissan NV200 trailed the Ram Cargo Van by 325 units. The trio attracted 17% of the segment’s buyers.
Some of these vans, most especially Ford’s new Transit Connect Wagon, can be equipped for family duty. Sales figures for consumers who intend to use their commercial-oriented vans for those purposes are not made available.
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 commercial-oriented vans any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.