September 5, 2017
, Windsor, Ontario
FCA Canada currently reported Aug 2017 sales of 19,648 units. The Ram brand, Ram pickup and Jeep® Compass led a way, any environment an Aug monthly sales record. Overall, FCA Canada sales were down 9 per cent for a month from Aug 2016.
The Ram brand, charity Canada’s longest-lasting line of pickup trucks, continues to be a pivotal sales contributor. Overall, Ram code set a sales record for a month of August, with 8,447 units sold, an boost of 28 per cent compared with a same month final year. Ram light- and heavy-duty pickup trucks also noted an Aug sales record, with 8,043 trucks reported, an boost of 26 per cent contra 6,407 sales in Aug 2016.
Just in time for tillage season, a new Ram lorry has been designed privately with plantation families in mind. The Ram Harvest Edition is a industry’s initial rural marketplace lorry and is visually renowned by dual new colours: Case IH Red and New Holland Blue. Harvest Edition trucks are installed with comforts that are designed to work. Among them, a ride-height boost of one in. and assertive on/off-road tires to assistance owners absolutely and quietly navigate severe plantation roads and fields. The Harvest Edition will be accessible opposite a Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 lineup, in all four-door Quad, Crew and Mega Cab configurations, all box lengths and all powertrains, including 5.7-litre HEMI® V-8, 6.4-litre HEMI V-8 and 6.7-litre Cummins Turbo Diesel.
Jeep Compass is Canada’s many able compress SUV ever with best-in-class 4×4 capability and best-in-class off-road capability. Compass comforts a fuel-efficient 2.4-litre Tigershark Multi Air engine, delivering 180 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. For a month of August, 1,096 copies of a all-new Jeep Compass were reported sold, imprinting an boost of scarcely 500 per cent compared with 184 sales in Aug 2016.
*Method of Determining Monthly Sales
Beginning with a Jul 2016 sales report, FCA Canada sales numbers have been distributed regulating a new sales stating methodology, that is described in some-more fact in a exegetic note released on Sep 1, 2016. Sales by dealers are subsequent from a New Vehicle Delivery Report, or NVDR complement and reported on a initial sale reported in a NVDR system. Under a new stating methodology, swift sales are accessible as sales on conveyance by FCA Canada of a car to a patron or finish user. The updated monthly sales total are accessible on a FCA US media website during www.media.fcanorthamerica.com.
About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 92nd anniversary in 2017. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.