May 22, 2007
Honda Civic, Ford F-Series top Canada’s April sales
2007 Honda Civic LX. Click image to enlarge
Richmond Hill, Ontario – The Honda Civic and the Ford F-Series topped Canadian car and light truck sales in April, as well as year-to-date sales, according to industry analyst Dennis DesRosiers.
Desrosiers reports that small vehicle segments “continue to do very well in the face of high gas prices,” with subcompact cars up 16.8 per cent on the month, compact cars up 5.2 per cent, small pickups up 26.0 per cent and compact SUVs up 34.0 per cent. Large/luxury/sports cars are down 3.7 per cent.
In order, the top ten cars sold in April, 2007 were the Honda Civic, Mazda3, Toyota Yaris, Toyota Corolla, Chevrolet Impala, Pontiac Grand Prix, Chevrolet Cobalt, Toyota Camry, Pontiac Pursuit/G5, and Toyota Matrix.
The top ten year-to-date cars, in order, are the Honda Civic, Mazda3, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Yaris, Chevrolet Cobalt, Toyota Camry, Pontiac Pursuit/G5, Chevrolet Impala, Ford Focus, and Dodge Caliber.
The top ten light trucks sold in April, in order, were the Ford F-Series, Dodge Caravan, GMC Sierra, Dodge Ram, Chevrolet Silverado, Ford Escape/Escape Hybrid, Ford Ranger, Pontiac Montana SV6, Chevrolet Uplander and Honda CR-V.
The top ten light trucks year-to-date, in order, are the Ford F-Series, Dodge Caravan, Dodge Ram, GMC Sierra, Chevrolet Silverado, Ford Escape/Escape Hybrid, Ford Ranger, Chevrolet Uplander, Pontiac Montana SV6 and Honda CR-V.