Shanghai, August 6 (Gasgoo.com) Ford-brand auto sales by Changan Ford grew 54% in July from a year earlier to a record high 19,486 units, the joint venture's sales division said today, media reported.
Changan Ford Mazda, Ford's Chinese venture with local Chongqing Changan Auto and Japan's Mazda Motor, sold 19,486 Ford cars last month, setting a monthly record. July was the sixth straight month of year-on-year growth for Changan Ford, the company said in a statement.
The joint venture has sold 123,474 units of Ford brand vehicles in the January-July period, up 21.5% from a year earlier. Sales Ford Focus, one of the top sellers in the mid-size car segment in the country, exceeded 10,000 units for 5th straight months in July, according to Reuters.