GM Canada is #1 For Retail Sales in Canada for 2018 – Again!

2019-01-03


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  • #1 in Canada for Retail Sales in 2018
  • Segment Leader and Record Year for GM Mid-Sized Pickups
  • Excellent Crossover Performance for Encore, Terrain, Traverse and the all new XT4
  • Most GM Canada Electric Vehicle Sales ever in 2018

OSHAWA, Ontario (January 3, 2019) — Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 288,310 total sales for the full year of 2018 including 214,668 retail sales and 73,642 fleet sales, again making GM Canada the market leader for retail sales in Canada for 2018. Total sales for December 2018 were 13,855 vehicles including 10,691 retail and 3,164 fleet deliveries.   

“We are very pleased to once again be Canada’s retail sales leader in 2018 led by especially strong sales performance in our pickup and crossover segments”, said GM Canada president and managing director Travis Hester. “The past year saw significant market swings in customer purchases from sedans toward crossovers, SUVs and pickups – areas where GM has one of the strongest, newest product lineups in the industry, with several important new entries coming in 2019.”

“We enter 2019 with the best new line-up of pickups in Canada, strong crossover momentum across our brands and significant technology leadership for the future, added Scott Bell, GM Canada vice president, sales, service and marketing. With several important new product launches and Canada’s best dealer network, we look forward to building our customer sales and service in 2019.”

About General Motors in Canada

General Motors of Canada markets Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles through Canada’s impressive dealer network, as well as OnStar and MAVEN services. Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, GM Canada employs more than 7,700 people across the country and is a recognized leader in advanced manufacturing, green operations, active safety, and autonomous and connected vehicle technology research and development. For more information about General Motors Canada, please visit www.gm.ca, or follow @GMcanada on Twitter.

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