General Motors of Canada Limited

General Motors of Canada Limited

August 04, 2015 16:04 ET

GM Canada July Sales

OSHAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 4, 2015) - Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 22,826 vehicles in July 2015 versus 23,973 in July 2014.

John Roth, vice president, sales, service and marketing for GM Canada said, "While July sales slowed slightly after a particularly strong June, we continue to see growing strength in our brands and products with our overall sales up 5 per cent for the calendar year to date. Driving these results in the highly competitive pickup truck segment, the GMC Canyon, Sierra and Sierra HD are experiencing calendar year to date growth of 23 per cent."

July 2015 Brand Sales Highlights:

  • Chevrolet for the month of July saw sales of the Sonic up 303 per cent, Volt up 14 per cent, Cruze up 4 per cent, Corvette up 20 per cent and the Tahoe up 5 per cent
  • Buick crossover sales were up 9 per cent for the month driven by sales of the Enclave (up 18 per cent) and Encore (up 4 per cent)
  • GMC total sales are up 0.5 per cent for the month, fueled by GMC's pickup truck portfolio which is up 1.2 per cent for the month
  • Cadillac luxury SUV portfolio sales were up 12 per cent for the month, driven by sales of the SRX, up 12 per cent, and Escalade up 10 per cent

Across our brands, the integration of 4G LTE technology on more than 30 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac vehicles is driving customer interest in our products. With mobile data speeds of up to 10 times faster than 3G, customers are showing great interest in the ability of GM vehicles to act as Wi-Fi hot spots, allowing customers to connect up to seven different devices.

About GM Canada

Headquartered in Oshawa, Ontario, General Motors of Canada Limited (GMCL) employs more than 9,000 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. More information regarding GMCL models can be found at, or by following @GMCanada on Twitter.

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