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December 2015 Corvette Sales

The first month of Corvette sales for 2016 has been reported and the news isn’t that great. For January 2016, GM delivered 1,501 Corvettes which was a -29.4% decline from the same time period in January 2015 which saw 2,127 Corvettes sold.

It’s the second time in the modern C7 era that Corvette sales have dropped under 2,000 per month and it’s the lowest recorded sales month for the C7, sinking past November 2015’s 1,952 Corvette sales.

September 2015 Corvette Sales

This morning, General Motors released their monthly sales report for September 2015 and the outlook still looks great for Corvette. For the month, GM sold 2,572 Corvettes, an increase of 4.3% over the 2,467 Corvettes sold in September 2014. For the Calendar Year to Date, a total of 26,398 Corvettes have been built and we are trending 1.7% ahead of the 25,950 Corvettes sold during the same time period last year.

August 2015 Corvette Sales

It’s the first of the month and today General Motors reported the sales report from August 2015. For the month, GM sold 2,725 Corvettes for a 1.7% gain over sales of 2,679 Corvettes during the same month in 2014. For the Calendar Year to Day (CYTD), a total of 23,826 Corvettes have been delivered between January and the end of August. This is 1.5% ahead of where we were last year with 23,483 Corvettes delivered.

June 2015 Corvette Sales

It’s the first of the month and that means it’s time for the monthly Corvette sales report from General Motors. In June 2015, a total of 2,807 Corvettes were sold for a 3.1% increase over the 2,723 Corvettes sold in June 2014. For the Calendar Year to Day (CYTD), a total of 18,307 Corvettes have been delivered and we are running 3.2% ahead of the 17,744 Corvettes sold during the same time period in 2014.

May 2015 Corvette Sales

General Motors released the May sales report earlier this week and Corvette sales keep humming along at a pace greater than what we saw in 2014. For the month of May, a total of 3,514 Corvettes were delivered to new owners. This is 5.6% ahead of the 3,328 Corvettes sold during May 2014. For the Calendar Year to Day (CYTD), a total of 15,500 Corvette Stingrays and Z06s have been sold which is 3.2% more than the same time period in 2014.

According to Chevrolet, this is the Corvette’s best May since 1986!

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Week of May 17th

Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays and Z06s to his customers who come from all parts of the country to work with the nation’s top Corvette seller.

In this week’s dispatch, we see many new Corvettes going to new owners including a man who has dreamed of owning a Stingray since 1964. Red is very popular in the service department and a New York Callaway Corvette owner drives over 4 hours just to have Criswell service the car.

April 2015 Corvette Sales

Great sales numbers continue for the Chevrolet Corvette!

This morning, GM posted the monthly sales numbers for April 2015. For the month, GM reported 3,469 Corvettes were delivered. This is slightly down from last April’s number of 3,514 for a net change of -1.3%. Despite the slight drop, last month’s sales figures rank 3rd on our chart for April sales since 2006.

For the calendar year (January-April), a total of 11,986 have been delivered. This is 2.5% higher than the 11,693 Corvettes delivered in 2014.

March 2015 Corvette Sales

General Motors posted the monthly sales figures for March 2015 this week and we have great news for Corvette fans. The C7 Corvette – buoyed by sales of the 2015 Corvette Z06 – had its second best month ever and the highest sales totals since the very first month the C7 Corvette Stingray became available in October 2013.

For the month of March 2015, GM delivered 3,785 Corvettes which was an 8.8% gain over the 3,480 Corvettes sold during the same time period in 2014. Year to date (January-March 2015), a total of 8,517 Corvettes have been sold which is a 4.1% increase over the 8,179 Corvettes delivered during the same time in 2014.

Corvette Chief Engineer: Corvette Z06s Accounting for 40 Percent of All Corvette Orders

Last week during an appearance on Autoline After Hours, Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter brought a base Corvette Z06 Convertible into the studio to share while the show was taped. We already talked about Juechter’s denial of a Mid-engine Corvette Zora ZR1 that may or may not be in the works, but the majority of the conversation was centered on the new 2015 Z06.

During the talk, Tadge told the host John McElroy and guests that the Corvette Z06 is currently tracking at 40% of all Corvette orders.

February 2015 Corvette Sales

General Motors released the monthly sales reports this morning for February 2015. The good news for Corvette fans is that sales are strong with 2,605 new Stingrays and Z06s delivered during the short month. This figure is 6.8% higher than sales reported during February 2014 which saw 2,438 Corvettes delivered.

For the 2015 Calendar Year, Corvette sales total 4,732 for a 0.7% gain over 2014 which was just 33 cars less at 4,699.