Ford Fusion * See the Top 266 All-models ranking by clicking on the title! * After exploring the US Top 260 All-models and Top 30 brands rankings for March, let’s go through a bit of a year-to-date update now that the First Quarter of 2013 is complete. Overall, the US market is up a very solid 6% on 2012 to 3,688,662 registrations over the period, and the Top two best-sellers (both pick-up trucks) are in exceptional shape: the Ford F-Series progresses by 17% to 168,843 sales while the Chevrolet Silverado is up 22% to 116,649 units. The Toyota Camry is in difficulty: down 4% to just over 100,000 sales with the Honda Accord starting to be really threatening, up a mammoth 45% to 88,427 units. Ford Escape Two models within the Top 10 break their all-time Quarter volume records over the period and they are both Fords: the Fusion is up a fantastic 26% year-on-year to #7 and 80,558 sales, breaking the 30,000 monthly unit mark for the first time in March. The Ford … [Read more...] about USA 3 months 2013: Ford Fusion and Escape at record levels
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The Ford F-Series is #4 in the world so far in 2013 vs. #5 in 2012. * See the Top 250 best-selling models by clicking on the title! Many thanks to Austin * Now that we have explored in detail the worldwide Top 250 best-sellers in March, it’s time to have a look at the year-to-date ranking and what changed since last month. The big event over the period is obviously the Ford Focus reclaiming the worldwide top spot away from the Toyota Corolla thanks to an out-of-this-world 111,640 sales in March, however given how tight the race for the pole position is, expect the world order to change a few more times before the end of the year. The Hyundai Elantra and Ford F-Series consolidate their 3rd and 4th worldwide positions thanks to a very solid month of March while the Toyota Camry is up 2 spots to #5 which is still one rank below its Full Year 2012 level of #4. Honda Accord The VW Golf is the big mover in the Top 10, up 3 spots compared to the 2 months 2013 ranking to #7 at 177,824 … [Read more...] about World 3 months 2013: Discover the Top 250 best-selling models!
VW Sagitar * See the Top 302 All-models ranking by clicking on the title! * After going through March sales in detail for China, as is now the tradition we are exploring the year-to-date ranking for a bit of a longer-term perspective on things. As we spoke about for the last 3 months, both the VW Lavida (+110% year-on-year) and the Ford Focus (+156%) deliver exceptional results thanks to the arrival of new generations. They lead with 121,490 and 96,180 sales respectively. The Chevrolet Sail remains #3 with sales up 25% to 77,767 while the Buick Excelle loses the top spot it held one year ago, dropping 3 spots and 2% to #4 at 74,740 units. The VW Sagitar is the third model in the Top 5 (and the Top 50) to see its sales more than double year-on-year, up 191% to #5 and 68,804. Nissan Sylphy In addition to the Focus and Sagitar, the third model to make its appearance in the YTD Top 10 over the period is the Nissan Sylphy, up a massive 93% year-on-year to 55,002 sales at #10 and only 550 … [Read more...] about China 3 months 2013: VW Sagitar and Nissan Sylphy impress
Weeks after Amazon Key was installed at my house, I still hadn't scheduled an in-home delivery. "What if my dog gets out and bites someone?" "What if there's a creepy delivery person?""What if the camera cuts out during a delivery?"Amazon Key is an in-home delivery service offered to Prime subscribers in select cities. Purchase the Amazon Key Home Kit, which includes a smart lock and an Amazon Cloud Cam security camera to use the service, which enables an Amazon-contracted "delivery provider" to unlock your front door and drop off Amazon packages inside your home. You get alerts through the Amazon Key app about upcoming deliveries and you can watch the delivery in real-time straight from your phone. Amazon also records and saves video clips of each delivery for your review. The Key Home Kit is frequently discounted from its standard price. Check our list of Amazon device deals to see if it's on sale now. I felt a vague unease about a person I … [Read more...] about Amazon Key took over my door for 3 months. It wasn’t as creepy as I expected
David Silva has long been one of the most aesthetically pleasing players in soccer, mostly because he is a wizard with the ball at his feet but also due to a handsome look that married strong, angular facial features with what was a delightfully messy mop of hair. Then last year he buzzed off that flowing mane, which exposed a bulbous cranium and a disastrously receded hairline that his long locks had concealed. We were and have remained bummed out by this. But lo! The promise of a new and improved Silva seems right around the corner, thanks to the long awaited success of his apparent hair transplant. Many concerned soccer fans were confused when Silva shaved his head last summer, since, because of the tricky way he styled his long hair, his Dracula-esque hairline wasn’t very noticeable. If people can only kind of tell you’re balding with your current haircut, the thinking went, why cut the rest off to make your hair loss way more evident? However, certain eagle-eyed … [Read more...] about Thank God David Silva’s Hair Transplant Is Finally Taking Root