U.S. light vehicle sales, market share for March

April 1 (BestGrowthStock) – The following chart represents U.S.
light vehicle sales totals, individual automaker results and
market share for the month of March. Percent changes are based
on the daily sales rate.

The seasonally adjusted annual rate is calculated using
seasonal factors supplied by the U.S. Commerce Department.
INDUSTRY TOTALS

MARCH 2010 MARCH 2009 % CHG
Total Industry 1,059,522 853,216 +19.4%
Domestic Car 413,034 308,993 +28.5%
Domestic Truck 417,558 333,853 +20.3%
Import Car 155,444 151,654 -1.4%
Import Truck 73,486 58,716 +20.3%
Dom+Imp Car 568,478 460,647 +18.7%
Dom+Imp Truck 491,044 392,569 +20.3%
Dom Vehicles 830,592 642,846 +24.2%
Imp Vehicles 228,930 210,370 +4.6%

YR-TO-DATE PRV YEAR % CHG
Total Industry 2,532,364 2,189,775 +17.2%
Domestic Car 984,379 762,294 +30.9%
Domestic Truck 1,002,515 889,961 +14.2%
Import Car 388,334 375,629 +4.8%
Import Truck 157,136 161,891 -1.6%
Dom+Imp Car 1,372,713 1,137,923 +22.3%
Dom+Imp Truck 1,159,651 1,051,852 +11.7%
Dom Vehicles 1,986,894 1,652,255 +21.9%
Imp Vehicles 545,470 537,520 +2.9%
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INDIVIDUAL COMPANIES AND MARKET SHARE

Mar10 Market Yr-to-Date Market
Maker Volume % Chng Share Volume % Chng Share
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GM 188,546 +15.9 17.8 475,594 +17.4 18.8
Toyota 186,863 +35.3 17.6 385,686 +8.7 15.2
Ford 176,403 +36.0 16.6 427,674 +39.5 16.9
Honda 108,262 +17.8 10.2 256,412 +12.5 10.1
Chrysler 92,623 -11.8 8.7 234,215 -4.0 9.2
Nissan 95,468 +37.8 9.0 228,229 +32.4 9.0
Hyundai 47,002 +11.0 4.4 111,509 +17.9 4.4
Kia 30,522 +18.7 2.9 76,696 +12.8 3.0
Volkswagen 22,148 +35.5 2.1 58,283 +40.2 2.3
Subaru 23,785 +40.7 2.2 57,494 +40.3 2.3
BMW 21,670 -1.4 2.0 55,051 +8.9 2.2
Mazda 23,193 +1.5 2.2 55,941 +5.4 2.2
Mercedes 20,023 +23.4 1.9 50,566 +27.4 2.0
Audi 8,589 +28.4 0.8 21,315 +36.7 0.8
Volvo 5,237 -20.8 0.5 14,006 +12.4 0.6
Mitsubishi 5,434 +13.1 0.5 13,623 -0.2 0.5
Porsche 1,905 +4.7 0.2 5,222 +7.5 0.2
Suzuki 1,849 -77.7 0.2 4,848 -67.5 0.2
Saab 0 NA 0.0 0 NA 0.0
Land Rover 0 NA 0.0 0 NA 0.0
Jaguar 0 NA 0.0 0 NA 0.0
Isuzu 0 NA 0.0 0 NA 0.0
Others 0 None 0.0 0 None None
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Total 1,059,522 +19.4 100.0 2,532,364 +17.2 100.0
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NOTE: Seasonally adjusted annual rate (Millions):

March 2010 March 2009

Vehicles 11.71 Share 9.67 Share

Dom Car 4.61 39.4% 3.51 36.3%

Dom Truck 4.60 39.3% 3.79 39.2%

Imp Car 1.69 14.4% 1.70 17.6%

Imp Truck 0.81 6.9% 0.67 6.9%

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U.S. light vehicle sales, market share for March