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Ford October Sales

The highly popular Ford Explorer contributed to Ford’s record sales in October

Ford October sales looked promising as the Fusion, Escape, Explorer, and Transit Connect all posted record sales for the month. Government and commercial sales were up 4% and 18% for Ford, respectively,. Thanks to the power of the MKC, Lincoln sales were also up 25% for the luxury brand’s best October since 2007.

With sales totaling 22,846 vehicles, up 5% over the same month last year, the Ford Fusion experienced its best-ever October sales performance and is on pace to break the 300,000-vehicle mark this year for the first time ever. The Fusion is one of the most sought-after vehicles here at Hassett Automotive.

The Escape managed to sell even more vehicles with 24,919 sold last month, marking a 12% increase and its best-ever October performance as well. The Escape is thriving in a market where the CUV and SUV segments are the fastest growing of all.

With 14,455 vehicles sold, Explorer sales were up 4% for the best October performance since 2004. A final best-ever record performance came from the Transit Connect—4,068 vehicles were sold, up 28%.