But in August 2016, Ford commercial van volume jumped 13%, year-over-year, to a total of 20,355 units, maintaining the brand’s high market share levels in a segment which grew at a similar pace.
Ford’s best-ever van sales year was 1978.
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Competitors from Mercedes-Benz and Ram produced big gains in August 2016, though all rivals are fighting for share in a market totally controlled by the Blue Oval.
With 551 additional Metris sales and a 15% Sprinter uptick, Mercedes-Benz’s August van sales rose 39%.
Ram’s ProMaster and ProMaster City combined for 885 extra sales compared with August 2016. Year-to-date, Ram van sales are up 52%.
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 vans 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.