Infiniti Reports Canadian Sales Increase of 19% Per Cent in November

  • All-New Infiniti Q50 Sports Sedan Continues Strong Sales
  • Calendar Year-To-Date Sales Up 11.1 Per Cent

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Infiniti today reported Canadian sales of 709 units, up 18.8 per cent from a year earlier. Calendar year-to-date sales for Infiniti are up 11.1 per cent, with 8,357 vehicles sold.

Sales of the all-new Infiniti Q50 sports sedan totalled 241 units in November. When combined with the remaining members of the former "G" family, sales totalled 272 units, up 88.8 per cent from November, 2012. Demand for the 7-passenger Infiniti QX60 remained strong up 12.9 per cent from November, 2012 with 245 units sold.

"Today the Infiniti Q50 Hybrid was named Best New Luxury Car over $50K by the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada, recognizing that it offers exceptional refinement and performance," said Wendy Durward, Director of Infiniti Canada. "We continue to see Q50 resonating with Canadian consumers who also know it offers something exceptional in the luxury sedan segment."

INFINITI DIVISION SALES
  November   November   Monthly   CYTD   CYTD   CYTD
2013   2012   % Change   2013   2012   % Change
Infiniti
Division Total
709   597   18.8   8,357   7,523   11.1
G Sedan 4   114   -96.5   1,276   2,219   -42.5
Q50 241   0   100.0   1,097   0   100.0
Q60                         27   30   -10.0   488   669   -27.1
M 17   23   -26.1   245   298   -17.8
Total Car 289   167   73.1   3,106   3,186   -2.5
QX50 113   94   20.2   1,338   1,263   5.9
QX60 245   217   12.9   2,949   2,015   46.4
QX70 25   80   -68.8   577   713   -19.1
QX80 37   39   -5.1   387   346   11.8
Total Truck 420   430   -2.3   5,251   4,337   21.1

About Infiniti:

Infiniti Motor Company Ltd. is headquartered in Hong Kong with sales operations in approximately 50 countries. The Infiniti brand was launched in 1989. Infiniti's range of premium automobiles is currently built in manufacturing facilities in Japan and the United States. Production in China and Europe will start soon along with the expansion of the brand's portfolio.

As the Title Partner and Vehicle Performance Partner of Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Infiniti has a far-reaching technical collaboration with the Formula One team, and Sebastian Vettel, its triple World Champion driver, serves as Infiniti's Director of Performance.

More information about Infiniti, its Total Ownership Experience® and its industry leading technologies can be found at Infiniti.ca. For the latest news on Infiniti, visit media.infiniti.ca or media.infiniti.ca/fr, "like" Infiniti on Facebook facebook.com/infiniticanada or follow the brand on Twitter twitter.com/infiniticanada.

 

 

SOURCE Infiniti

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Didier Marsaud
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
(905) 629-6400
didier.marsaud@nissancanada.com

Mark James
Cohn & Wolfe
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mark.james@cohnwolfe.ca