General Motors has set an all-time sales record in China, selling 605,832 vehicles in the first two months of 2014. The sales results represent a 15.2 percent increase on a year-over-year basis.
Between January 2014 and February 2014, Shanghai GM — The General’s primary joint venture operation in China responsible for selling Chevrolet, Buick, and Cadillac vehicles — sold 281,745 vehicles — up 10.4 percent on an annual basis.
On a brand basis, Buick sales rose 14.7 percent year-over-year to 159,291 units, Chevrolet sales were up 0.2 percent to 112,335 units, and Cadillac sales grew 161.8 percent to 10,119 units.
SAIC-GM-Wuling sold 315,472 units in China during the first two months of 2014, a 20.4 percent increase on a year-over-year basis, with Wuling sales up 20.9 percent to 300,904 units while those of Baojun growing 11.4 percent to 14,568 units.
FAW-GM sold 8,411 vehicles in China in the first two months of the year, up 3.1 percent.