Infiniti reports December Canadian sales

  2013 2012 % Change
December Sales 590 470 25.5
2013 Total Sales 8,947 7,993 11.9

 

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Infiniti today reported 2013 Canadian sales of 8,947 units, an increase of 11.9 per cent versus 7,993 units a year earlier. In December, sales reached 590 units, +25.5% over last December.

The all-new Infiniti Q50 luxury sports sedan saw deliveries of 175 units in December, an increase of 105.9 per cent over December 2012 when its predecessor, the G37 sedan, was available.

The Infiniti QX60 7-passenger luxury crossover also had its best December ever with sales of 242 units, an increase of 48.5 percent.

At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 14, Infiniti will debut the Q50 Eau Rouge Concept, a high-performance sports sedan featuring aerodynamic design inspiration from the technical collaboration between Infiniti and four-time Formula One World Champions Infiniti Red Bull Racing.

INFINITI DIVISION SALES
  December   December   Monthly   CYTD   CYTD   CYTD
2013   2012   % Change   2013   2012   % Change
Infiniti Division Total 590   470   25.5   8,947   7,993   11.9
Q50 175   85   105.9   2,548   2,304   10.6
Q60                         12   30   -60.0   500   699   -28.5
M 4   22   -81.8   249   320   -22.2
Total Car 191   137   39.4   3,297   3,323   -0.8
QX50 107   97   10.3   1,445   1,360   6.3
QX60 242   163   48.5   3,191   2,178   46.5
QX70 24   45   -46.7   601   758   -20.7
QX80 26   28   -7.1   413   374   10.4
Total Truck 399   333   19.8   5,650   4,670   21.0

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.

Infiniti offers a full-line of luxury performance automobiles that inspire at every turn, including the all-new Q50 luxury sports sedan, Q60 coupe and convertible, Q70 performance luxury sedan, QX50 luxury crossover, QX60 7-passenger luxury crossover, QX70 performance luxury crossover and the QX80 full-size luxury SUV.

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

For further information:

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

Mark James
Cohn & Wolfe
(647) 259-3316 / (416) 400-5263
mark.james@cohnwolfe.ca