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Ford Mustang Sales Decrease 33.3 Percent To 5,535 Units In August 2017

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In the United States, Ford Mustang deliveries totaled 5,535 units in August 2017, a decrease of about 33 percent compared to 8,299 units sold in August 2016. The results represent the model's lowest August sales performance since 2013.

In the first eight months of the year, Mustang sales decreased about 30 percent to 56,349 units.
MODEL AUG 2017 / AUG 2016 AUGUST 2017 AUGUST 2016YTD 2017 / YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2016
MUSTANG -33.31% 5,535 8,299 -30.29% 56,349 80,829

By comparison, Dodge Challenger sales increased 18.83 percent to 6,253 units for its best August sales performance ever, while Chevrolet Camaro sales decreased 10 percent to 5,017 units. As such, the Mustang was in second place in the pony car sales race in August, behind the Challenger in first yet ahead of the Camaro in third.

Sales Numbers - Mainstream Two-Door Sports Cars - August 2017 - USA

MODEL AUG 17 / AUG 16 AUGUST 17 AUGUST 16 YTD 17 / YTD 16 YTD 17 YTD 16
CHALLENGER +18.83% 6,253 5,262 +4.52% 47,496 45,443
MUSTANG -33.31% 5,535 8,299 -30.29% 56,349 80,829
CAMARO -10.47% 5,017 5,604 -3.46% 46,297 47,958
BRZ +11.59% 337 302 -1.83% 3,006 3,062
370Z -43.22% 335 590 -23.93% 3,265 4,292
TOTAL -12.86% 17,477 20,057 -13.86% 156,413 181,584

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