TORONTO, July 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) set a June record
of 8,716 trucks sold, up 12.6% versus 2012, leading to the new all-time
best first half of the year for TCI truck sales with 45,299 trucks
sold, up 10.7%.
Leading the way was the Toyota RAV4, which had a best-ever June, with
sales of 3,193, up 38.8%. It's the RAV4's fifth consecutive best-ever
month, meaning a new record has been set each month the all-new model
has been on the market. For the first half of the year, RAV4 sales were
16,660, up 36.3%.
It was also a record June for the Toyota Tacoma 4x4, with 956 sold, up
21.3%, bringing the first half total for all Tacoma sales to 5,115, up
Overall, TCI sold 18,338 vehicles in June, down 4% versus 2012. For the
first six months of the year, TCI sales were 97,176, down 0.9% versus
the first half of 2012.
Toyota sales highlights for June 2013 (vs. 2012)
Toyota passenger car sales: 8,617
Avalon sales: 129 (up 578.9%)
Camry Hybrid sales: 378 (up 21.2%)
Prius c sales: 324 (up 19.1%) :: new June record
Toyota truck sales: 8,008 (up 14.8%) :: new June record
Highlander sales: 615 (up 27.1%)
Highlander Hybrid sales: 89 (up 15.6%)
RAV4 sales: 3,193 (up 38.8%) :: new June record
Sequoia sales: 61 (up 27.1%)
Tacoma 4X2 sales: 48 (up 152.6%)
Tacoma 4X4 sales: 956 (up 21.3%) :: new June record
Tundra 4X2 sales: 38 (up 171.4%
Lexus sales highlights for June 2013 (vs. 2012)
Lexus sales: 1,286
Lexus luxury car sales: 578
ES sales: 235 (up 35.1%)
LS sales: 16 (up 166.7%)
Lexus luxury SUV sales: 708
LX sales: 33 (up 26.9%) :: new June record
Scion sales highlights for June 2013 (vs. 2012)
About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of
Toyota, Lexus and Scion cars, SUVs and trucks. Toyota is the first
full-line manufacturer to make all of the elements of the Star Safety
System standard on every vehicle starting in 2011. The Star Safety
System includes Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control
(TRAC), Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force
Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA) and Smart Stop Technology (SST).
TCI's head office is in Toronto, with regional offices in Vancouver,
Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and parts distribution centres in Toronto
SOURCE: Toyota Canada Inc.
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