The Auto Channel
The Largest Independent Automotive Information Resource
Official Website of the New Car Buyer

AutoNation Announces Reported Retail Sales of 25,669 New Vehicles in April 2014, Best April since 2006


PHOTO


FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - May 2, 2014: AutoNation, Inc. , America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to automotive manufacturers retail sales of 25,669 new vehicles in April 2014, an increase of 14% as compared to April 2013. On a same-store basis, reported retail new vehicle unit sales in April 2014 were 24,955, an increase of 11% as compared to April 2013. April 2014 reported retail new vehicle unit sales for AutoNation's operating segments were as follows:

7,860 for Domestic, up 4% versus April 2013, 12,857 for Import, up 18% versus April 2013, and 4,952 for Premium Luxury, up 22% versus April 2013.

AutoNation expects to announce May 2014 reported retail new vehicle unit sales on Wednesday, June 4, 2014.

(1) As compared to prior retail new vehicle unit sales recorded in accordance with GAAP on a continuing operations basis