Automotive data for March 2016 from DesRosiers

Growth in light truck sales continues to fuel automotive sales according to new data from DesRosiers Automotive Consultants. DesRosiers’ newly released March 2016 sales figures confirm the strongest March performance in years.

Overall sales improved 9.3% over last year, despite lagging passenger car sales (down 4%). Light truck sales rose 18.2% over March 2015 with a total of 113,413 total sales. The top selling brand in March was Ford, followed by Fiat Chrysler and then General Motors. Download the DesRosier Market Snapshot for more details.