2011 Kia Optima
Kia reports its sales grew a heady 56.7 percent over April 2010. The Sorento is its best-selling vehicle; more than 12,000 were sold in April.
Jaguar Land Rover
Mazda sales rose 9 percent on the month, 14 percent on the year.
Mercedes-Benz sales rose 5.1 percent, for its best April since 2008. The E-Class led the growth with a 17.9-percent gain.
Mitsubishi continues the long haul back with April sales of 8,081 vehicles. That's a boost of 106 percent year over year, and the biggest Mitsu sales month since August of 2008.
Saab sold 696 vehicles in April, nearly triple what it sold in the same month in 2010, when its future was in the balance. This year, Saab has sold 2,765 cars in the U.S.
Subaru had the best sales month in its U.S. history; the numbers are up 14 percent for the eighth monthly record in a row.
Suzuki sales were up 9 percent in April; the Kizashi is up 111 percent so far this year.
Volvo: not yet reported