TORONTO, March 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Toyota Canada Inc. sold 10,775 vehicles
in February, down 13% versus 2012.
Favourable results include TCI truck sales of 5,601 setting a new
February record. The new, fourth-generation RAV4 set a February record
with sales of 2,371 in its first month on sale. Prius family also set a
new February record with sales of 449 vehicles, up 24% year-to-date
versus last year.
Toyota sales highlights for February 2013 (vs. 2012)
Toyota sales: 9,712
Toyota passenger car sales: 4,593
Avalon sales up 183.3% for the month
Toyota truck sales: 5,119 up 1.9% for the month :: New February record
RAV4 sales up 59.6% for the month :: New February record
Highlander sales up 7.3% for the month
FJ Cruiser sales up 7.1% for the month
Toyota hybrid sales: 708 :: Hybrids represented 7.3% of Toyota sales in
Prius c sales accounted for 27.5% of overall Toyota subcompact sales in
Highlander Hybrid sales up 31.7%
Lexus sales highlights for February 2013 (vs. 2012)
Lexus luxury car sales: 335
ES sales up 45.4% year-to-date
GS 350 up 5.7% year-to-date
LS sales up 122.2% year-to-date
Lexus luxury SUV sales: 482
LX sales up 154.5% year-to-date
GX sales up 9.3% year-to-date
Lexus hybrid sales: 139 :: Hybrid models accounted for 17% of Lexus
sales in February
Scion sales highlights for February 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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