Ford and Lincoln’s Could gross sales have been up 10.7% in comparison with final yr as provide of many key fashions continues to enhance.
The automaker delivered 170,933 automobiles, together with 164,430 Fords, making it the best-selling model, whereas Lincoln deliveries dropped by 14.4% to simply 6,503 automobiles.
A complete of 70,566 F-Collection vehicles have been delivered throughout the month, which was a rise of 42.7% and essentially the most since December 2022.
Different strong-selling fashions included the Maverick compact pickup (+14.4%), Escape compact SUV (+31.1%), Transit van (+35.1) and Expedition full-size SUV (+52.7%)
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Deliveries of the electrical Mustang Mach-E and F-150 Lighting have been down by a mixed 13.0% resulting from some manufacturing downtime attributable to updates at their factories that can considerably improve output later this yr.
Ford is working to spice up Mustang Mach-E and F-150 Lightning manufacturing to annual charges of 210,000 and 150,000 models by the top of 2023.
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Regardless of the down month, delivers of the electrical fashions are up 6.4% thus far this yr.
In accordance with Automotive Information, the 5 different main automakers reporting Could gross sales noticed a mixed 25.6% improve in Could, with Mazda (+117.2), Honda (+58.2) and Subaru (+28.2) main the best way.
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Common Motors, Stellantis and a number of other different manufacturers have switched to a quarterly reporting schedule.