A Tale Of Two Winters

Tyler Durden's picture

Presenting the US car market this cold, stormy, sunny, dry, and rainless winter according to "The Haves... and The Have-Nots..."

 

The Haves...

  • *FERRARI POSTS RECORD SALES IN U.S. AND U.K. IN 2013
  • *MASERATI GLOBAL SALES MORE THAN DOUBLE IN JAN
  • *PORSCHE REPORTS RECORD FEB. SALES (UP 15%)
  • *MERCEDES REPORS HIGHEST JAN SALES IN HISTORY
  • *LAMBORGHINI SEES 2014 HURACAN DELIVERIES EXCEEDING 1,800

And The Have-Nots...

  • *FORD FEB U.S. LIGHT-VEHICLE SALES FALL 6.1%
  • *GM FEBRUARY U.S. SALES FALL 1%
  • *TOYOTA U.S. FEB SALES DOWN 4.3%
  • *VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA FEB. VEHICLE SALES DOWN 13.8%
  • *HONDA FEB. U.S. VEHICLE SALES FELL 7%

It appears the 1% don't feel the cold (or wet) weather?\

What is supremely clear from this data is - if you want to sell cars, raise prices...