FCA Mexico reports best September sales since 2009
FCA Mexico reported sales of 8,581 units, an increase of 2 percent versus 2015 and best September since 2009, the company revealed in a press release.
“Our new sales record is based on our wide-range product portfolio. For 19 consecutive months, our Ram 700 has maintained the sales leader position in its segmet, showing its great acceptace among clients who are looking for performance, functionality and versatility,” said Bruno Cattori, President & CEO of FCA México. “Our recently launched products are driving traffic into the showrooms and are contributing to sales improvement, like the Dodge Vision, which recorded its best sales month ever.”
Alfa Romeo: The Alfa Romeo brand set a new sales record for September by posting sales of 36 units, an increase of 20 percent over September 2015, with contributions from all of its products. Alfa Romeo MiTo reported an all-time record for September.
Chrysler: Last month, sales of the Chrysler brand totaled 113 units.
Dodge: Dodge brand sold 3,459 units, an increase of 39 percent compared to September 2015, best September since 2009. Among the Dodge brand top performers in September was the Dodge Attitude with sales of 1,443 units, an increase of 19 percent compared with September 2015, setting its best September ever. Dodge Vision had its best sales month ever with 670 units. In addition, the Dodge Neon posted sales of 425 units. The Dodge Charger recorded sales gains of 43 percent compared to previous year; best Semptember since 2009. Dodge Journey sold 673 units.
FIAT: FIAT brand continues with a consistent trend by posting sales of 677 units. Fiat 500X and 500L are proving to be popular with customers as shown by their strong sales month. Fiat Palio Adventure saw sales increase 104 percent compared with September 2015; best September since its launch. Fiat Uno sold 318 units, up 16 percent; best September ever. Fiat Ducato sales rose 7 percent.
Jeep: Jeep brand vehicles posted robust results in September, recording sales of 978 units. The iconic Jeep Wrangler sales improved 3 percent with 222 units, while Jeep Grand Cherokee sold 381 units.
Mitsubishi Motors: Mitsubishi Motors Mexico reported 1,215 units sold during September. The all-new 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage continues its success story in the Mexican market, reporting sales of 466 units. Mitsubishi Outlander and Mitsubishi L200 reported sales of 256 and 443 units, an increase of 32 percent and 19 percent respectively over the same period last year.
Ram: The sales volume of the Ram brand was up 23 percent last month to 2,103 units, best September since 2010. Ram 700 sales for the month increased 24 percent to 905 units, maintaining leadership in the segment. Ram 4000 sales improved 25 percent compared with September 2015.