General Motors of Canada Limited

General Motors of Canada Limited

December 01, 2011 15:19 ET

General Motors November Sales

(Both November 2011 and November 2010 Had 26 Selling Days)

OSHAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 1, 2011) - Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 17,951 vehicles in November 2011.

"While November sales were below our expectations, the recent launch of the Chevrolet Volt, Sonic and Orlando continue to build excitement with Canadian customers for the transformed Chevrolet vehicle line-up," said Marc Comeau, vice-president of sales, service and marketing at GM of Canada. "The Chevrolet Cruze, Canadian Car of the Year, continues to win new customers and is Chevrolet's best-selling car."

The Canadian-built Buick Regal, with an expanded line-up including the fuel-efficient eAssist and the high-output GS, increased sales 39.5%.

November 2011 Key Facts and Brand Results

  • Chevrolet delivered 10,610 vehicles in November. Chevrolet Cruze is Chevrolet's best-selling car, delivering 2,256 units, a 72.5 per cent increase

  • The Canadian-built Buick Regal sales were up 39.5 per cent

  • GMC delivered 6,018 vehicles, an increase of 2.8 per cent led by full size pickups and utilities.

  • Cadillac CTS sport sedan, named 2012 Luxury Compact Car of the Year by Auto123.com, was up 10.7 per cent

Total GM sales (including discontinued brands) decreased by 10.9 per cent compared to last November.

About General Motors of Canada Limited

Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, General Motors of Canada Limited (GMCL) employs over 10,000 people across the country and is a recognized leader in green manufacturing. GMCL markets the full range of fuel-efficient Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles and related services through Canada's largest automotive dealer network, which employs over 23,000 people dedicated to delivering a top customer experience. GMCL also plays a leadership role in automotive design and engineering, engaging in innovative research and development partnerships with leading Canadian universities and research institutes. In addition, through its Canadian Engineering Centres, GMCL conducts development activities ranging from cold weather testing to the advancement of key electric vehicle and green technologies. www.gm.ca. Follow us on Twitter @GMCanada.

Please note that due to the increasingly minimal discrepancy between core and non-core sales, the tables that have been previously distributed have been discontinued.

Contact Information

  • GM Canada
    Adria MacKenzie
    905-644-6044