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2012 December Truck Sales End Strong

The year 2012 definitely went down as the best year for truck sales since 2008. Most every truck manufactuer had sales growth despite a week economy and myriad of recalls and disaterous weather conditions that could have left some of the imports lagging behind. Yet, consumers felt confident to upgrade to better and more fuel efficient models.

Coming out on top was America's top three, Ford, GM, and Dodge, followed by Toyota and Nissan.

       VEHICLE                             Sales              YTD vs 2011

  1. Ford F-series                    645,316            +10.3%
  2. Chevrolet Silverado         418,312            +  0.8%
  3. Dodge Ram                      293,363            + 19.9%
  4. GMC Sierra                       157,185            + 5.4%
  5. Toyota Tacoma                 141,365            + 27.7%
  6. Toyota Tundra                  101,621            + 22.6%
  7. Nissan Frontier                 55,435             +7.2%
  8. Chevrolet Colorado          36,840             + 18.7%%
  9. Chevrolet Avalanche         23,995            + 19.4%
  10. Nissan Titan                      21,576             - 1.9%
  11. Ford Ranger                      19,366             -72.7%
  12. Honda Ridgeline              14,068            +44.2%
  13. GMC Canyon                       8,735             - 8.9%
  14. Suzuki Equator                    1,966            -7.6%

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