June Extends Sales Streak For FCA

(AUBURN HILLS, MI) – FCA US has reported US sales of 185,035 units, an 8 per cent increase compared with sales in June 2014, of 171,086 units, and the group’s best June sales since 2006.

The Chrysler, Jeep and Ram Truck brands each posted year-over-year sales gains in June compared with the same month a year ago. The Chrysler brand’s 28 per cent increase was the largest sales gain of any FCA US brand during the month.

The group extended its streak of year-over-year sales gains to 63 consecutive months.

“June represented another strong month for our company with sales up 8 per cent and our 63rd consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases,” said Reid Bigland, head of US Sales. “Our all-new Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X inventory started to arrive at dealerships in greater volume during June positioning us well for the summer-selling season.”

Seven FCA US vehicles set records in the month of June, including the Chrysler 200, which posted the largest percentage increase of any FCA US vehicle in the month. Sales of the 200 were up 153 per cent, the mid-size sedan’s best June sales ever.

The Dodge Journey crossover recorded its best monthly sales ever, while the Jeep Wrangler, Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Patriot, Dodge Challenger, and Ram ProMaster each recorded their best June sales ever.

FCA US finished the month of June with a 78-day supply of inventory; 577,522 units. US industry sales figures for June are internally projected at an estimated 17.5 million units Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate (SAAR).

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