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Chrysler still no. 4; Grand Caravan top minivan for 2012

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Chrysler finished 2012 as America’s fourth-largest automaker by sales. The folks in Auburn Hills came in just over 229,000 sales ahead of fifth-place Honda.

TOP AUTOMAKERS BY SALES
Manufacturer December 2012
General Motors 245,733 2,595,717
Ford Motor Company 212,902 2,243,009
Toyota Motor Sales 194,143 2,082,504
Chrysler Group 152,367 1,651,787
American Honda 132,774 1,422,785
Hyundai-Kia 98,613 1,260,606
Nissan North America 99,290 1,141,656
Volkswagen Group 61,798 612,486

1998-2012 Chrysler sales

Despite some close calls during the year, the Dodge Grand Caravan was the top-selling minivan for 2012. It was also the top-seller in December. The Chrysler Town & Country, which out-sells the Caravan in the retail trade (in the US), ended up in fourth place again.

 

2012 minivan sales



Renegade and Rubicon

Renegade in NYC

Brian Kapral reported from the New York Auto Show:
After the presentation of the Jeep Renegade, I was able┬áto talk to…

Anodized Viper TA debuts

Yesterday, at the New York Auto Show, SRT debuted a combination of its Viper Anodized Carbon Special Edition Package with the Time…

Challenger Scat Pack: Dodge 392

The 6.1 liter V8 was restricted to SRT cars; the 6.4 was used only by SRT as well, until Ram got a…

European Jeep sales rose 32%

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European registrations of new Jeep vehicles took off in March, jumping 32.4%, the second-largest increase of any Fiat/Chrysler brand. A total of…

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