Competition: Chevy Impala, Nissan Maxima, Chrysler 300, Ford Taurus, Toyota Avalon and Buick LaCrosse
Competition: Genesis G80 (Hyundai Genesis), Cadillac CTS, BMW 5-Series, Audi A6, Infiniti Q70, Lexus GS and Mercedes-Benz E-Class
|Genesis G90 (formerly the Hyundai Equus)|
Competition: Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Audi A8, Cadillac CT6, BMW 7-Series and Lexus LS 400
Although the car market is soft due to customers shift toward crossovers, SUVs and trucks as a result of record low gas prices, there are less than a handful of cars sales that are exceeding this same period last year. The three luxury and near luxury vehicles noted should help lift car sales, when they hit dealerships over the next few months.