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Canada 1992: Ford F-Series catches up on Chevrolet Cavalier

The new generation lifts the Ford F-Series up 5.6% to #2.

The Canadian light vehicle market skids down -4.7% year-on-year in 1992 to 1.213.344 units. Ford (-2.2%) overtakes Chevrolet (-11.7%) to take control of the brands ranking with 16% share vs. 15.6%, while Dodge (+0.7%) and Toyota (-10.5%) camp on their positions just below. Pontiac (+2.7%) bypasses Honda (-22.1%) to crack the Top 5 while Mazda (+10.8%) overcomes Plymouth (-9.6%) to #7. Nissan (-1.9%) takes advantage of Mercury’s decline (-10.2%) to break into the Top 10.

Model-wise, the Chevrolet Cavalier (-21.7%) manages to retain the pole position despite a steep loss, keeping a 2.700 unit-advantage over the #2 the Ford F-Series (+5.6%) up two spots on 1991. The Honda Civic (-27.1%) is knocked down to #3 ahead of the Dodge Caravan (+17%) up 4 ranks to #8, the Chevrolet C/K Pickup (+5.6%) up two to #5 and the Honda Accord (-15.8%) down one to #6. The Pontiac Sunbird (-32.8%) endures the largest loss in the Top 40 and falls 4 spots to #7. The Plymouth Voyager (+6.1%) is up two to #8, with the Ford Aerostar (+20.7%) and Tempo (-19.6%) rounding up the Top 10.

Previous year: Canada 1991: Chevrolet Cavalier, Honda Civic & Pontiac Sunbird on podium

Full Year 1992 Top 38 All-brands and Top 215 All-models vs. Full 1991 figures below.

Canada 1992 – brands:

POSBRAND1992%/911991%POS
1FORD193,58316.0%-2.2%197,92615.5%1
2CHEVROLET189,52615.6%-11.7%214,74016.9%2
3DODGE112,8159.3%0.7%112,0308.8%3
4TOYOTA84,2726.9%-10.5%94,1817.4%4
5PONTIAC77,1736.4%2.7%75,1665.9%5
6HONDA69,1825.7%-22.1%88,7747.0%6
7MAZDA62,6595.2%10.8%56,5634.4%7
8PLYMOUTH52,1984.3%-9.6%57,7654.5%8
9GMC50,7624.2%-1.2%51,3744.0%9
10NISSAN41,5913.4%-1.9%42,3903.3%10
11BUICK39,9853.3%8.0%37,0392.9%11
12MERCURY39,0253.2%-10.2%43,4653.4%12
13OLDSMOBILE31,6672.6%-11.0%35,5872.8%13
14VW28,1532.3%-15.1%33,1562.6%14
15JEEP19,5451.6%23.3%15,8561.2%15
16HYUNDAI18,9201.6%-14.0%22,0111.7%16
17ACURA13,4721.1%-14.1%15,6801.2%17
18SATURN13,3271.1%550.7%2,0480.2%18
19SUZUKI13,2881.1%-5.7%14,0891.1%19
20CHRYSLER9,6860.8%-10.3%10,7940.8%20
21EAGLE8,3430.7%-10.1%9,2830.7%21
22SUBARU7,1210.6%-14.8%8,3580.7%22
23CADILLAC6,6780.6%17.0%5,7100.4%23
24BMW4,5200.4%6.5%4,2460.3%24
25LINCOLN3,8720.3%-3.6%4,0180.3%25
26ISUZU3,7130.3%-10.2%4,1360.3%26
27LEXUS3,7070.3%36.2%2,7210.2%27
28VOLVO3,4500.3%-18.1%4,2150.3%28
29MERCEDES-BENZ3,2210.3%-6.8%3,4550.3%29
30INFINITI1,8050.1%61.0%1,1210.1%30
31MITSUBISHI1,7930.1%-2.7%1,8430.1%31
32LADA1,4560.1%64.3%8860.1%32
33AUDI1,2700.1%12.7%1,1270.1%33
34SAAB6090.1%26.1%4830.0%34
35JAGUAR5810.0%-21.5%7400.1%35
36PORSCHE2150.0%15.6%1860.0%36
37LAND ROVER1510.0%-6.2%1610.0%37
38PEUGEOT100.0%-93.5%1540.0%38

Canada 1992 – models:

POSBRANDMODEL1992/911991POS
1CHEVROLETCAVALIER41,789-21.7%53,3771
2FORDF-SERIES39,1035.6%37,0444
3HONDACIVIC35,745-27.1%49,0362
4DODGECARAVAN34,47817.0%29,4658
5CHEVROLETC/K31,1685.6%29,5177
6HONDAACCORD29,593-15.8%35,1615
7PONTIACSUNBIRD27,520-32.8%40,9783
8PLYMOUTHVOYAGER26,9296.1%25,39010
9FORDAEROSTAR26,51120.7%21,96015
10FORDTEMPO26,209-19.6%32,5916
11GMCSIERRA25,4995.7%24,12513
12FORDTAURUS22,5508.1%20,86417
13TOYOTACAMRY22,04827.6%17,27820
14TOYOTACOROLLA21,989-7.8%23,83814
15MERCURYTOPAZ21,464-14.5%25,10712
16TOYOTATERCEL19,082-24.8%25,37011
17CHEVROLETMETRO18,137-31.5%26,4649
18CHEVROLETCORSICA/BERETTA18,091-16.1%21,55016
19PONTIACGRAND AM18,010194.7%6,11166
20FORDESCORT17,146-16.9%20,63318
21CHEVROLETLUMINA16,302-14.6%19,08119
22FORDEXPLORER15,6731.3%15,46923
23DODGECOLT15,16840.7%10,78037
24NISSANSENTRA15,09113.7%13,27430
25BUICKREGAL14,314-1.5%14,53625
26MAZDAPROTEGE13,58119.1%11,40634
27SATURNS-SERIES13,327550.7%2,048111
28FORDRANGER13,272-7.7%14,37826
29DODGESHADOW13,014-21.8%16,63521
30OLDSMOBILECIERA12,492-3.0%12,87931
31DODGESPIRIT12,330-12.4%14,08228
32PLYMOUTHACCLAIM12,056-22.5%15,55322
33PLYMOUTHSUNDANCE11,959-19.4%14,83624
34MAZDA32311,44510.4%10,36441
35CHEVROLETCHEVROLET11,39116.0%9,81943
36CHEVROLETASTRO11,39116.0%9,81944
37VWJETTA10,875-19.4%13,48829
38DODGERAM10,839-4.7%11,36935
39PONTIACGRAND PRIX10,391-2.8%10,68538
40MAZDAB-SERIES10,207-5.3%10,78136
41ACURAINTEGRA9,855-13.8%11,43033
42MAZDAMAZDA MPV9,634-9.2%10,61039
43DODGEDAKOTA9,59314.8%8,35649
44DODGEDYNASTY9,373-33.5%14,09627
45GMCSAFARI9,32216.0%8,03750
46VWGOLF9,073-2.2%9,27545
47FORDECONOLINE8,92118.9%7,50655
48BUICKCENTURY8,30669.7%4,89576
49OLDSMOBILECUTLASS SUPREME8,255-5.7%8,75046
50MAZDAMX-37,850605.3%1,113133
51JEEPCHEROKEE7,848-20.4%9,86142
52SUZUKISWIFT7,84117.7%6,66260
53BUICKLESABRE7,766-8.5%8,49148
54MERCURYSABLE7,63928.0%5,96967
55PONTIACLEMANS7,511253.1%2,127110
56CHEVROLETLUMINA VAN7,22758.7%4,55481
57CHEVROLETS-106,431-38.2%10,41340
58TOYOTAPREVIA6,316-18.6%7,75752
59HYUNDAIEXCEL6,171-46.2%11,46432
60CHEVROLETS-10 BLAZER6,1594.4%5,90269
61FORDCROWN VICTORIA6,134-10.4%6,84559
62JEEPGRAND CHEROKEE6,007new0 –
63PONTIACTRANS SPORT/MONTANA5,91258.5%3,73190
64PONTIACBONNEVILLE5,5922.1%5,47771
65NISSANMAXIMA5,569-4.7%5,84270
66CHEVROLETSPORTVAN5,460-15.1%6,43262
67MERCURYGRAND MARQUIS5,362-30.3%7,69553
68FORDFESTIVA5,2779.9%4,80378
69GMCS-155,263-38.2%8,51847
70OLDSMOBILE885,233-31.2%7,61054
71SUZUKISIDEKICK5,184-18.9%6,39363
72JEEPWRANGLER5,1556.5%4,84177
73HYUNDAISONATA4,948-4.3%5,16875
74TOYOTASR54,906-28.6%6,86858
75VWPASSAT4,875-33.6%7,33956
76TOYOTA4-RUNNER4,833-23.2%6,29264
77NISSANPATHFINDER4,76815.0%4,14785
78FORDMUSTANG4,672-35.9%7,28457
79GMCJIMMY4,6243.4%4,47182
80GMCVANDURA/RALLY4,469-15.0%5,26074
81NISSANPICKUP4,446-27.4%6,12365
82CHEVROLETCAPRICE4,374-33.2%6,54761
83HYUNDAIELANTRA4,247514.6%691154
84CADILLACDEVILLE4,188-3.6%4,34383
85CHEVROLETTRACKER4,012-49.4%7,92951
86CHEVROLETSTORM/SPECTRUM3,997new0 –
87MAZDA6263,946-33.7%5,95468
88HYUNDAISCOUPE3,554-24.2%4,68880
89BUICKSKYLARK3,553228.1%1,083134
90BMW3-SERIES3,32122.1%2,72099
91DODGERAM VAN3,277-15.5%3,87889
92HONDAPRELUDE3,251-1.3%3,29393
93CHRYSLERLEBARON3,2143.2%3,11394
94BUICKPARK AVENUE3,192-41.1%5,41572
95EAGLETALON3,172-6.7%3,40091
96FORDPROBE3,13024.9%2,506105
97NISSANSTANZA3,085-21.0%3,90587
98TOYOTAPASEO3,08421.6%2,537102
99EAGLESUMMIT3,022117.7%1,388119
100CHRYSLERFIFTH AVENUE2,911-28.5%4,07086
101SUBARULOYALE2,9113.3%2,81798
102OLDSMOBILEACHIEVA2,909new0 –
103FORDTHUNDERBIRD2,810-35.2%4,33984
104LINCOLNTOWN CAR2,797-3.8%2,90896
105SUBARULEGACY2,747-29.2%3,88288
106BUICKROADMASTER WAGON2,59613.5%2,288107
107OLDSMOBILE982,558-45.8%4,71679
108MAZDAMX-62,51738.6%1,816114
109NISSANAXXESS2,404-7.3%2,592101
110MAZDAMIATA2,277-23.0%2,95695
111LEXUSES-SERIES2,047115.9%948142
112VWEUROVAN1,90488.3%1,011138
113CHEVROLETSUBURBAN1,90059.9%1,188129
114ACURAVIGOR1,85310.2%1,682116
115MITSUBISHIGALANT1,793-2.7%1,843113
116NISSANALTIMA1,791new0 –
117MERCURYVILLAGER1,710new0 –
118MERCURYCOUGAR1,693-33.1%2,531103
119ACURALEGEND1,678-27.5%2,315106
120FORDCLUB WAGON1,67044.1%1,159130
121VOLVO9-SER/S901,66454.1%1,080135
122NISSANNX COUPE1,662-36.7%2,626100
123NISSAN240SX1,651-26.7%2,253108
124DODGEINTREPID1,628new0 –
125GMCSUBURBAN1,58564.6%963141
126EAGLEVISTA1,538-54.0%3,34092
127CHRYSLERDAYTONA1,512-39.9%2,515104
128PONTIACSUNRUNNER1,506new0 –
129ISUZUPICKUP1,50010.4%1,359120
130TOYOTACELICA1,381-51.2%2,82897
131CADILLACSEVILLE1,318266.1%360168
132PLYMOUTHLASER1,254-35.2%1,936112
133CHRYSLERNEW YORKER1,220269.7%330170
134ISUZURODEO1,217-26.8%1,663117
135MERCURYTRACER1,157-46.5%2,163109
136SUBARUJUSTY1,152-22.9%1,494118
137VOLVO2-SERIES1,136-14.0%1,321123
138MERCEDES-BENZ1901,10811.9%990139
139LADASAMARA1,07755.2%694153
140DODGESTEALTH1,07327.7%840145
141DODGERAM 501,017-22.8%1,318124
142LEXUSLS-SERIES1,003-25.4%1,345121
143MERCEDES-BENZE-CLASS999-18.6%1,227128
144ISUZUTROOPER II996-10.6%1,114132
145MAZDA929926-28.5%1,296125
146NISSANQUEST924new0 –
147DODGERAM WAGON880-5.9%935143
148LINCOLNCONTINENTAL8625.0%821146
149MERCEDES-BENZS-CLASS86011.3%773149
150INFINITIJ30853new0 –
151BMW5-SERIES848-19.1%1,048136
152INFINITIG20697-14.7%817147
153AUDIA668415.9%590157
154CHEVROLETP MODEL66613.8%585158
155LEXUSSC-SERIES65753.5%428164
156CHEVROLETCAMARO596-39.1%978140
157CADILLACELDORADO556116.3%257179
158AUDI9054057.9%342169
159FORDBRONCO505-7.3%545159
160VWFOX498-43.0%873144
161VWCORRADO4930.4%491160
162VOLVO700-SERIES483-73.4%1,814115
163HONDADEL SOL/CIVIC473new0 –
164VWCABRIO435-35.9%679155
165JAGUARXJ431-28.0%599156
166JEEPCOMANCHE424-45.9%784148
167CHEVROLETCORVETTE424-12.9%487162
168PONTIACFIREBIRD422-40.4%708151
169LADANIVA37997.4%192185
170EAGLEVISION365new0 –
171CHRYSLERCONCORDE339new0 –
172CHRYSLERSEBRING32517.3%277177
173BMW7-SERIES313-15.4%370167
174CADILLACFLEETWOOD BROUGHAM313new0 –
175SUBARUSVX31188.5%165187
176PONTIAC6000309-94.2%5,34973
177SAAB900030555.6%196182
178SAAB9003045.9%287175
179CADILLACBROUGHAM279-61.4%723150
180MAZDARX-72763.4%267178
181SUZUKISAMURAI263-74.6%1,034137
182INFINITIQ45255-16.1%304172
183MERCEDES-BENZSL-CLASS254-45.4%465163
184EAGLEPREMIER246-78.7%1,155131
185BUICKRIVIERA244-13.8%283176
186TOYOTACRESSIDA234-66.6%701152
187OLDSMOBILETORONADO220-28.6%308171
188PORSCHE91121515.6%186186
189NISSAN300ZX182-54.0%396165
190VOLVO8-SER/S70167new0 –
191CHRYSLERIMPERIAL165-66.3%489161
192JAGUARXJS1506.4%141190
193DODGERAMCHARGER145-37.5%232181
194TOYOTAMR2144-62.6%385166
195LAND ROVERRANGE ROVER143-11.2%161188
196TOYOTAT100121new0 –
197HONDACIVIC CRX120-90.7%1,284126
198JEEPWAGONEER111-62.9%299173
199LINCOLNMARK VIII110new0 –
200LINCOLNMARK VII103-64.4%289174
201TOYOTASUPRA102-47.2%193184
202ACURANSX86-66.0%253180
203AUDIV846-76.4%195183
204BMW8-SERIES38-64.8%108192
205TOYOTALAND CRUISER 10032-76.1%134191
206CADILLACALLANTE24-11.1%27198
207NISSANPULSAR NX18-98.5%1,232127
208BUICKREGATTA14-70.8%48196
209CHEVROLETCELEBRITY11-88.8%98193
210PEUGEOTN/K10-93.5%154189
211LAND ROVERDEFENDER8new0 –
212OLDSMOBILECALAIS0-100.0%1,324122
213JEEPGRAND WAGONEER0-100.0%71194
214PLYMOUTHHORIZON0-100.0%50195
215DODGEOMNI0-100.0%44197

Source: Manufacturers

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