By now you might have seen or heard media reports that Chrysler Group’s October sales were 27 percent higher than they were a year ago — the best October since 2007 and the 19th consecutive month of year-over-year sales increases.
But how did we get here? Digging into the numbers reveals some amazing results.
First stop is the Jeep brand and especially the economical, but hardworking, Compass. The Jeep brand posted its 18th straight month of sales gains powered by a whopping 566 percent spike in Compass sales, with 5,179 units sold — a record for the compact SUV.