The sports car segment didn’t see strong sales in any of the areas of the market. Only the premium sports car portion of the market saw a rise in sales in September. YTD all areas of the market saw sales decline.
Muscle car sales were down about 90 units in the month of September. YTD sales were down about 1,400 units.
In the European sports car area of the market, sales were down about 92 units in the month of September. YTD sales were down about 340 units.
When you look at premium sports car sales in September, there were about 54 more sales than this month last year. YTD sales dropped, however, by about 990 units.
Finally, in the misc. sports car category, sales dropped about 240 units. YTD sales saw a drop of about 2,500 units when compared to last year.
We’d expect sports car sales to continue to struggle in the remaining months of the year.
Data will trickle in throughout the day with the numbers being finalized by EOD. GCBC is also happy to announce that we will be adding quarterly sales reports and comparisons in addition to monthly sales comparisons beginning this quarter. We will also be adding monthly sales tables and charts to the mix as well.
Note: FCA US LLC will end its practice of reporting U.S. and Canada sales on a monthly basis following June results. FCA US and FCA Canada will report monthly sales for May and June. The first quarterly report will occur on October 1, 2019, covering the months of July, August, and September.
Canada Sports Car Sales (All Models)
This sales data table looks at monthly sales performance for the sports car segment in Canada on a month to month basis for the entire year so far. It includes all major sports car models sold in the Canadian market and you can see that the monthly sports car sales trends clearly. Seeing the individual sports car model sales performance in this way gives you a good sense of the momentum (good or bad).