Series a beast for Ford in December
Analysts have said they expect auto manufacturers overall would set another Canadian market record in 2016, with sales rising to around 1.96 million vehicles from 1.90 million units in 2015.
GM estimates that the industry sold more than 17.5 million cars and trucks while Kelley Blue Book said automakers probably sold about 20,000 more vehicles than a year ago, or nearly exactly 17.5 million.
General Motors Co. said its full-year sales were down 1.3 percent to just over 3 million cars and trucks.
Despite an industry that's fleeing from vehicle sales - or making up for lost consumer appetite with sales to rental fleets - Honda's cars were up 3.1 percent for 2016. In 2016, light trucks contributed 61 percent to the total sales, as compared with 57 percent in 2015. GM's sales were up 10 percent for the month.
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According to Mustafa Mohatarem, General Motors' chief economist, "key economic indicators, especially consumer confidence, continue to reflect optimism about the US economy, and strong customer demand continues to drive a very healthy USA auto industry" throughout previous year.
"We finished 2016 with a strong December, reflecting the continued strength of GM's U.S. retail and commercial businesses", Kurt McNeil, GM vice president of U.S. Sales Operations, said in a statement Wednesday. If that happens, it would be largely because the industry had a little gas left in the tank - perhaps more than analysts predicted - to finish the year with a stronger-than-expected December. The full-year tally was due to be released later on Wednesday.
The results, driven by low petrol prices across the country and low interest rates, were better than analysts' expectations.
The shift in consumer tastes away from passenger cars and toward trucks and crossover utility vehicles - a major structural change that is affecting investment decisions in Mexico and elsewhere and jobs at US factories - continued in 2016.
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Sales of Ford's F-series pickup truck surpassed sales of its entire passenger auto lineup.
An article in the Washington Post indicates that the number of cars sold in 2016 could again be record-breaking, but a slowdown is inevitable.
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"Ford managed a very impressive 5% increase in Ford-brand sales to consumers, led by its array of pickup trucks, SUVs, and crossovers", Lindland says.
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Ford Canada captured first place in the Canadian sales race in 2016, with a 9-per-cent increase in deliveries that pulled it ahead of FCA Canada, which took first place in 2015. Meanwhile, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.
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