May Sales Best of 2009

Date 2009/6/3 9:28:13 | Topic: Sales

Chrysler LLC reported that May, 2009 sales were the strongest for the year. Jeep Wrangler continued its strong upward sales trend for the fifth month in a row, with May retail sales up 4 percent year-over-year compared to May 2008 and up 8 percent compared to the previous month. The Wrangler also increased its share of the segment for the fifth month in a row. Overall, the Jeep brand retail sales were up 21 percent compared to April 2009.

"May was a very encouraging retail month for Chrysler and the industry," said Steven Landry, Executive Vice President North American Sales and Marketing, Service and Parts - Chrysler LLC. "Retail sales for the industry came in stronger than expected and our retail performance during our restructuring was even stronger than the industry, giving us improved share and optimism that the market is showing signs of life."

Full sales figures after the jump...
                   Jeep Brand U.S. Sales Summary Thru May 2009
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Month Sales Vol %
Model Curr Yr Pr Yr Change
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Compass 936 3,114 -70%
Patriot 2,347 8,199 -71%
Wrangler 9,294 9,260 0%
Liberty 4,615 6,228 -26%
Grand Cherokee 3,480 6,979 -50%
Commander 952 2,061 -54%
JEEP BRAND 21,624 35,841 -40%

Selling Days 26 27
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Sales CYTD Vol %
Model Curr Yr Pr Yr Change
----- ------- ----- ------
Compass 4,795 16,318 -71%
Patriot 10,733 31,795 -66%
Wrangler 44,080 39,773 11%
Liberty 19,890 35,917 -45%
Grand Cherokee 19,467 36,739 -47%
Commander 4,875 14,352 -66%
JEEP BRAND 103,840 174,894 -41%

Selling Days 127 129
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