Posted by mike on 2004/4/2 0:00:00 (878) reads
2nd best sales quarter in Jeep history
DaimlerChrysler must be doing something right with the Jeep brand -they just posted the 2nd best sales quarter ever! Up 19% over lastyear's 1st quarter. March, 2004 sales improved 5% over March,2003. From the official press release:
Jeep(R) brand sales increased 19 percent during the first quarter to112,245 units, posting the second best quarter in the history of theJeep brand. For March 2004, Jeep sales increased 5 percent to 39,967units, compared to sales of 38,222 units for March 2003. Jeep Wranglercontinued its sales ascent by posting a sales record of 8,044 units, anincrease of 46 percent compared to March 2003, when 5,497 units weresold. Jeep Liberty also achieved a monthly sales record of 14,818units, compared to March 2003 when 14,760 units were sold.
U.S. Sales Summary Thru March 2004
Month Sales DR % Sales CYTD DR %
Model Curr Yr Pr Yr Change Curr Yr Pr Yr Change
Wrangler 8,044 5,497 46% 20,395 13,227 52%
Liberty 14,818 14,760 0% 42,951 37,205 14%
Grand Cherokee 17,105 17,965 -5% 48,899 42,521 13%
JEEP BRAND 39,967 38,222 5% 112,245 92,953 19%
From the data, Wrangler sales are way up - 46% over 1st quarter last year, and 52% over March, 2003. This can probably be attributed to demand for the Wrangler Unlimited and continued strong sales for the Rubicon.
The comments are owned by the poster.
We aren't responsible for their content.
You must login or register to post a comment.