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Honda CR-V Untouchable in 2012 Compact Crossover Sales, Ford Escape 20,000 Units Behind

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Things heated up between the Honda CR-V and Ford Escape a couple months ago, as the compact crossovers battled for year-to-date sales supremacy. Now that the dust has settled, we can see that the CR-V dominated the segment with 281,652 units sold. The Escape was about 20,000 units behind, but we’ll be interested in seeing how the new 2013 Toyota RAV4 shakes up the segment. Meanwhile, the Chevrolet Equinox was third best-selling CUV in 2012 with ...

Toyota Camry Starts 2013 With Huge Lead; Honda Accord, Ford Fusion on Midsize Podium

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The Toyota Camry dominated the midsize segment last year, outpacing the second-place Honda Accord by about 73,000 units. Just one month into the new year, that trend seems to be continuing as 31,987 Camry sedans were sold in January – 7973 units more than the Honda Accord with 23,934 units sold. The Toyota Camry was new for 2012, while the Accord was redesigned for 2013. While the Nissan Altima finished last year in third place, January ...

Midsize Sedan Sales: Toyota Camry Widens Lead Over Honda Accord, Nissan Altima

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The top three podium finishers in September and October delivered a repeat performance in November, with the Toyota Camry once again filling the top spot, followed closely by the Honda Accord and Nissan Altima. The Hyundai Sonata again found itself in fourth place, while the Ford Fusion made up some ground to land in fifth. Read More: October 2012 Midsize Sales The Camry captured 28,765 sales in November, with runner-up Honda Accord a couple thousand units shy ...

Ford Sales Rise 6.5 Percent in November as F-Series Trucks Crest 50,000-Sale Mark Again

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Ford Motor Company reported a sales increase last month, making a change after the Blue Oval posted several months of nearly flat sales figures. Total sales in November reached 177,673, up 6.5 percent year-over-year. As a result of the strong sales, as well as other financial indicators, Ford said that it will boost its first-quarter 2013 production schedule to 750,000 vehicles, up 11 percent compared to the first quarter of this year. Ford — 171,941 sales, ...

January Compact Sales: Toyota Corolla Passes Civic for Top Spot, Focus is Third

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After winning the crown for best-selling compact car during 2012, the Honda Civic finished second during January, with 21,881 units sold. The Toyota Corolla had a better start to 2013, with 23,822 copies going home to customers, good enough for a first-place finish in its segment. The Ford Focus didn’t crest the 20,000 mark, but still took third place with 16,161 total sales. Fourth and fifth place went to the Chevrolet Cruze and Hyundai Elantra with ...

No Competition: Toyota Camry is Best-Selling Midsize Sedan of 2012

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The Toyota Camry consistently led midsize sales throughout 2012, so it should come as no shock that the sedan is the best-selling vehicle in its class overall for the year. The Camry sold a total of 404,886 units for the year, a full 73,014 cars more than second-place finisher Honda Accord, at 331,872. In third place at 302,934 units sold was the Nissan Altima, a new model of which was introduced mid-year. The Ford Fusion came ...

Jan. Compact Crossover Sales: Ford Escape Starts Strong, Equinox Closes In on CR-V

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The Ford Escape may have finished below the Honda CR-V in 2012, but it’s a new year, and the Blue Oval -badged crossover has started off strong. In January 2013, the 2013 Escape sold more than 2000 units above the Honda CR-V. Not only does the CR-V (17,809 units) have the Escape to worry about, but also the Chevrolet Equinox, which was behind the Honda by only 600 units, with 17,223 examples sold. The Toyota RAV4 ...