Oshawa, Ontario — Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 25,071 vehicles in April 2013, an increase of 19 per cent for the month and the best performance in April since 2009.
Oshawa, Ontario (April 2, 2013) — Cadillac had strong sales in the first quarter of 2013, an increase of 6 per cent over the first three months of 2012, driven largely by the Cadillac ATS, the North American Car of the Year. Overall, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 20,218 vehicles in March 2013.
Oshawa, Ontario (March 1, 2013) — In February 2013, sales in virtually all passenger car segments continued to be strong for Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac. Chevrolet’s mini, small and compact cars (Spark, Sonic and Cruze) had a 29 per cent increase for the month.
Oshawa, Ontario (February 1, 2013) — 2013 is off to a strong start for General Motors of Canada. Sales in virtually all passenger car segments were up for the month, with a 40 per cent increase in compact car sales leading the way.
DETROIT – Chevrolet, the world’s-fastest growing major automotive brand, sold more than 4.95 million vehicles in 2012, setting a global sales record and driving General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) global sales to more than 9.2 million vehicles, a 2.9 percent gain compared with 2011.
Oshawa, Ontario (January 3, 2013) — Buick experienced sustained growth throughout 2012, finishing the year with a 12 per cent increase in sales, driven by strong consumer demand for the Buick Verano, a recent recipient of a Consumer Guide Automotive Best Buy Award. Overall, in 2012, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealers delivered 226,825 vehicles including 14,623 in December.
Oshawa, Ontario (December 3, 2012) — The Cadillac ATS, recently named the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada’s Best New Luxury Car for 2013, and the Canadian-built XTS, are proving that Cadillac is earning its reputation as the luxury standard of the world. In November, the ATS and XTS drove a 15 per cent increase in Cadillac car sales. Overall, Cadillac’s sales were up 10 per cent for the month.
Oshawa, Ontario (November 1, 2012) — October was a strong month for GM compact cars with sales up 44 per cent, led by the Chevrolet Cruze, GM’s best-selling passenger car with sales up by 22 per cent compared to the previous year. Sales in the mini/small car segment were also up 3 per cent and compact SUV/MPV sales were up with a 32 per cent increase for the month. Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac delivered 18,651 vehicles in October 2012.
DETROIT – Chevrolet sold more than 1.25 million vehicles worldwide in the third quarter of 2012, a 3.1 percent increase over last year’s record-setting third quarter, marking the eighth consecutive quarter of record-breaking sales. The growth of the Chevrolet brand around the world continues to out-pace other large mainstream automotive brands.
Oshawa, Ontario (October 2, 2012) — Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac sales were up by 12 per cent in September 2012 driven by strong sales of mini, small and compact cars and compact MPVs and crossovers from the company’s new and expanded vehicle line-up. Dealers reported 18,756 deliveries in September.
Oshawa, Ontario (September 4, 2012) — Despite a decrease in year-over-year sales, GM posted gains in the highly-contested compact and crossover markets popular with Canadians. Combined sales of compact cars were up 3% per cent, led by the Chevrolet Cruze and Buick Verano.
Oshawa, Ontario (August 1, 2012) — For the month of July, GM’s combined retail sales of small and compact cars were up 19 per cent, led by the Chevrolet Cruze, GM’s top selling passenger car. Retail sales of GM’s combined small and compact SUV / MPV were also up 19 per cent for the month, led by the GMC Terrain.
Oshawa, Ontario (July 4, 2012) — The Chevrolet Sonic continues its strong performance with its second straight record-breaking sales month, leading Chevrolet small cars’ 50 per cent sales increase for the calendar year. Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac dealers reported 22,869 deliveries in June 2012.
Oshawa, Ontario (June 1, 2012) — The Chevrolet Sonic, Cruze and revolutionary Volt all had a record sales month in May. There were 1,119 Sonics, 3,572 Cruzes and 211 Volts delivered in the month. Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac dealers reported 23,287 deliveries in May 2012, an increase of 1.3 per cent from 2011.
Oshawa, Ontario (May 1, 2012) — Chevrolet Sonic sales increased nearly 80 per cent in April and Canadian customers continued to embrace the Chevrolet Cruze, as it represented nearly 50 per cent of all GM car sales in the month. Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac dealers reported 21,090 deliveries in April 2012.
SHANGHAI – The GM China Advanced Technical Center (ATC) in Shanghai has been awarded Silver Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.