Modest Gains In February Auto Sales
Ford of Canada is reporting its best February in 17 years for sales.
The Oakville based automaker saw 2 vehicles post their best Februaries ever, the Ford F-series and the Transit Van.
The company saw sales increase 3-percent over the same month last year with close to 19,000 vehicles sold.
Truck sales increased over 5-percent while car sales fell close to 11-percent.
aM800 file photo of a Chrysler Pacifica inside the Windsor Assembly Plant (Photo by Teresinha Medeiros)
FCA Canada is reporting a modest sales growth in February compared to the same month last year.
The 2-percent hike was driven mainly by fleet sales, which increased 9-percent over last February while retail sales fell slightly.
The Windsor-built Dodge Grand Caravan continues its popularity with a 30-percent increase in sales year-over-year.
Close to 500 of the new Pacificas were sold in February.