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UPDATED: Full Size Truck Sales: Ram VS Competition Q2 2022!

Sales Are Down Across The Board And Ram Slips From Second To Third...

As the continued microchip shortages haven’t been hard enough for automakers to navigate, skyrocketing fuel prices have joined the fray. These outside factors have really seemed to impact the full-sized truck market through the first half of the year. 

Note: This article has now been updated with F-Series sales numbers.

Ford outpaced the industry for the quarter with 158,644 F-Series trucks sold, a small increase of 0.3% compared to Q2 2021. All other brands saw a decrease for the quarter. While Ram was in second following Ford through Q1 of this year, Q2 has seen Ram take a 28% hit in sales compared to Q2 of 2021. The Silverado saw a 13.9% sales decrease from Q2 of 2021, but was able to sell 22,853 more units than Ram for the quarter.

GMC was down just over 14%, while Toyota was down 10.5%. Nissan’s Titan was down a whopping 53.5% for the quarter, with just 4,797 units sold during the three-month period. Rumors are that the Titan is on its deathbed, and while Nissan disputed those rumors, it’s hard to imagine it will be replaced at the end of the product cycle. 

Is the Nissan Titan on its deathbed? (Nissan).
  Q2 2022 Q2 2021 % Change
Ford F-Series 158,644 158,235 0.3%
Chevrolet Silverado 140,720 161,706 -13.9%
Ram Trucks 117,867 164,232 -28%
GMC Sierra 62,321 75,495 -14.07%
Toyota Tundra 7,098 7,624 -10.5%
Nissan Titan 4,797 10,313 -53.5%

The story is much the same through the first half of the year, with full-sized pickup sales down across the board. Ford leads the pack with 299,345 F-Series trucks sold year to date. Chevrolet is almost 40,000 units behind Ford, down 9.4% compared to the first half of 2021. Ram is down 21.7%, with 244,983 units sold, followed by GMC with 118,938 sales. Toyota has seen a 1% sales increase year over year with its all-new Tundra with 44,316 units sold, while the Titan is down 36.9% with just 11,212 Titans sold during the first half of this year. 

2022 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn Crew Cab 4×4 Off-Road. (Ram).
  YTD 2022 YTD 2021 % Change
Ford F-Series 299,345 362,032 -17.3%
Chevrolet Silverado 259,516 286,410 -9.4%
Ram Trucks 244,983 313,068 -21.7%
GMC Sierra 118,938 138,412 -15.1%
Toyota Tundra 44,316 43,865 1.0%
Nissan Titan 11,212 17,776 -36.9%

While full-sized trucks have a loyal following, most are just used as the typical family car. Do the rising fuel prices have you rethinking purchasing a truck? Let us know in the comments down below.

Jared B

Jared founded MoparInsiders and is a 39-year-old automotive enthusiast from Vancouver, British Columbia. He took an interest in cars at a very young age and has been interested in them ever since. His hobbies include photography, videography, drag racing, and auto detailing. He currently owns and drives a 2022 Ram 1500, and 2021 Mustang GT500.

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