Chevrolet recorded the 10th consecutive quarter of sales growth upon the completion of the first quarter of 2013. It also marks an all-time global quarterly sales record, with 1.18 million sales worldwide. That makes up literally half of all General Motors global Q1 2013 sales, which stands at 2.36 million vehicles. That’s an increase of 3.6 percent, outpacing the industry which was up 1.5 percent, compared with the same period in 2012.
The largest market for Chevrolet was by far and away the United States, selling roughly 469,000 units. The comes the Chinese market, at around 165,000, followed closely by Brazil, at around 141,000.
Lastly, the Chevrolet Cruze has now surpassed two million global sales since its launch in 2009.