Shanghai-GM’s March Sales Climbed 16.8% to 101,580 Units

Shanghai-GM says today that its new vehicle sales increased 16.8% in March from a year earlier to 101,580 units. For the first three months, sales topped 313,000, up 33.3% on year.

Buick delivered 55,025 units last month and 165,716 in the first quarter (up 36%). The March number includes 6,015 GL8 MPVs, over 17,000 units of Regal and LaCrosse, and close to 12,000 units of Excelle GT and XT.

44,525 Chevrolet cars were sold in March, including 17,348 units of Cruze, 14,911 of Sail, and 9,519 of Lova. In the first three months, Chevrolet sales increased 28% on year to 141,380 units, including 56,754 of Cruze and more than 43,000 of Sail.

March sales of Cadillac reached 2,030, including 1,222 of SRX. 6,552 Cadillac cars were delivered in the first quarter, up 106% from a year earlier, including close to 4,000 of SRX and more than 1,800 of SLS.