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Friday, 3 June 2016

USA SALES MAY - Due to there being two less selling days in the month, Mazda see's a decrease in sales.

Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported May U.S. sales of 28,328 vehicles, representing a decrease of 4.3 percent versus last year. Given that there were 24 selling days this May, versus 26 last year, sales were up 3.7 percent on a daily selling-rate (DSR) basis. Year-to-date sales through May are 119,166 vehicles.

Key May sales notes:
  • The all-new 2016 CX-9 arrived in dealerships late in May. In just one week of sales, the all-new CX-9 accounted for nearly 600 vehicle sales. Mazda expects a strong performance from its all-new three-row crossover SUV as inventory continues to arrive.
  • Mazda MX-5 had an outstanding month of May with 1,000 vehicles sold. This number represents an increase of 122.7 percent YOY and its best May since 2008.
  • Mazda CX-5 had its second-best May ever, and its best month of sales in 2016, with 9,951 vehicles sold.
  • Mazda6 had its best month of sales in 2016 with 5,027 vehicles sold in the month of May.
  • Mazda’s i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive continues to be the drivetrain of choice for consumers when buying a Mazda SUV, with 56 percent of buyers choosing the innovative and unique system.
Mazda Motor de Mexico (MMdM) reported May sales of 3,650 vehicles, down 15.0 percent versus May of last year.

Month-To-Date
Year-To-Date










April
April
%
% MTD
April
April
%
% YTD

2016
2015
  Change  
DSR
2016
2015
  Change  
DSR









Mazda2
10
(100.0)%
(100)%
3
259
(98.8)%
(98.8)%  
Mazda3
10,127
10,316
(1.8)%
6.3%
42,982
45,626
(5.8)%
(7.9)%
Mazda5
37
609
(93.9)%
(93.4)%
296
5,048
(94.1)%
(94.2)%
Mazda6
5,027
5,578
(9.9)%
(2.4)%
19,239
26,973
(28.7)%
(34.2)%
MX-5 Miata
1,000
449
122.7%
141.3%
4,495
2,214
103.0%
96.1%
CX-3
1,570
N/A
N/A
7,990
N/A
N/A
CX-5
9,951
10,717
(7.1%)
0.6%
42,384
43,970
(3.6)%
(3.4)%
CX-9
616
1,924
(68.0)%
(65.3)%
1,777
7,680
(76.9)%
(80.0)%









Total Vehicles

















CARS
16,191
16,962
(4.5)%
3.4%
67,015
80,120
(16.4)%
(20.3)%
TRUCKS
12,137
12,641
(4.0)%
4.0%
52,151
51,650
1.0%
1.6%









TOTAL
28,328
29,603
(4.3)%
3.7%
119,166
131,770
(9.6%)
(12.0)%









Selling Days
24
26


126
127