August 2019 National Auto Sales Results

2019 Genesis G70
When all was said and done for August, sales were up 12% from August 2018, at least with those car companies that report sales. Ford, GM, and Chrysler only report quarterly, so weíll see how those three fared at the end of this month.

There were way more winners than losers for the month of August. All total, Americans bought over 921,000 new cars last month, again not counting the Detroit three.

Here are your winners and losers for August 2019 as compared to August 2018.


Genesis ⬆ 186%
Mercedes Benz ⬆ 25%
Honda ⬆ 19.5%
Nissan ⬆ 16.2%
Porsche ⬆ 13.5%
Kia ⬆ 12.7%
Toyota ⬆ 12.2%
Hyundai ⬆ 11.9%
Volkswagen ⬆ 9.7%
Subaru ⬆ 9.3%
BMW ⬆ 7.2%
Mazda ⬆ 6.4%
Lexus ⬆ 4.5%
Audi ⬆ 2.9%
Mini ⬆ 2.9%
Volvo ⬆ 2.4%
Acura ⬆ 0.8%


Mitsubishi ⬇ 3.2%
Land Rover ⬇ 8.4%
Jaguar ⬇ 13.8%
Infiniti ⬇ 14.9%
Smart ⬇ 31.4% (74 sales nationally)

Related Articles
Takata Airbag Recall Guide
[Editorís note: This information is updated regularly using data from the NHTSA website.]

Updated data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (in the chart below) shows that as... More ›
Donít Transport Your Christmas Tree Home Without Reading These Tips
Itís December and Christmas tree lots are now popping up on street corners across America. Before you pick out your tree and head home with it, make sure you have the proper tools necessary get it hom... More ›
Why December Is The Time To Buy A New Vehicle
December is the time to snag a bargain and itís been that way for years. It is easy to get caught up in the hype and incentives and not end up getting a good deal. This year, people seem incredibly su... More ›
November U.S. Auto National Sales Results
November sales are in the books, with the automakers that report on a monthly basis at least and when all was said and done, the U.S. auto industry refused to give up. Overall sales were up just over... More ›
There haven't been any comments left on this blog yet. Be the first to add one!.