The Lincoln Motor Company

Average new-car prices up 3% year-over-year

Average new-car prices up 3% year-over-year

The valuation analysts at Kelley Blue Book reported the estimated average transaction price for a light vehicle in the United States was $37,285 in June 2019. New-vehicle prices increased $1,131 (up 3.1%) from June 2018, while decreasing $67 (down 0.2%) from last month.

"Transaction price growth accelerated in June, climbing 3% as demand for trucks and SUVs pushed sales and prices up in those segments. Light trucks and SUVs are expected to account for about 71% of sales in June, up from 68% a year ago.," said Tim Fleming, analyst for Kelley Blue Book. "Overall, SUV prices were up 4% and trucks rose 3%, while car prices were flat (and still lost market share)....

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