Days to Sell Defined
There are lots of indicators to tell how well any given automaker is performing in the United States. The most obvious is total yearly sales, but another that's less known but also very important is a figure known as Days to Sell.
Basically, once an automobile is delivered to a dealership, a virtual clock starts ticking. The clock stops when a new-car buyers signs on the dotted line and drives that automobile off the lot. The time in between is what's called Days to Sell.
It takes an average of about 75 days for a vehicle to sell in America in 2017, but some car companies are performing at a much better rate. Click on the image above to find out which automakers have the best Days to Sell figures.