TCI's total November sales up by 7.4% versus 2012
Best-ever November for sales of Lexus vehicles
TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2013 /CNW/ - With one month of 2013 still remaining,
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) has established a new annual record for truck
sales. After a November record of 7,906 trucks sold, the total for the
year reached 86,057, breaking the previous annual best of 85,425 set
last year. The RAV4 continued to lead the way with a 41.6% increase,
marking the Canadian-made truck's tenth consecutive monthly sales
In total, TCI sold 15,593 vehicles in November, up 7.4% versus 2012.
That included a best-ever November for Lexus, with sales of 1,330
luxury vehicles, up 3.4% over last year. It is the fourth consecutive
month of record sales for Lexus.
Toyota sales highlights for November 2013 (vs. 2012)
Sales: 13,953 (up 8.9%)
Passenger car sales: 6,739 (up 5.0%)
Corolla sales: 3,577 (up 20.2%)
Camry sales: 1,307 (up 36.1%)
Avalon sales: 120 (up 471.4%)
Truck sales: 7,214 (up 12.9%) :: new November record ::78,282
year-to-date is new annual record
Canadian-built RAV4 sales: 2,857 (up 41.6%) :: new November record ::
10th straight month of record sales :: 30,853 year-to-date is new
Tundra sales: 845 (up 52.3%)
4Runner sales: 323 (up 36.3%)
"With an annual record already set, 2013 has proven to be the year of
the Toyota truck," said Larry Hutchinson, Vice President, Sales, Toyota
Canada Inc. "At the heart of that has been the all-new, Canadian-made
RAV4. Generously equipped for fun, comfort, style, versatility and
performance, the RAV4 has been a resounding sales success across the
Lexus sales highlights for November 2013 (vs. 2012)
Sales: 1,330 (up 3.4%) :: new November record :: 4th straight month of
Luxury car sales: 638
IS sales: 301 (up 159.5%) :: Named best new Luxury Car in the under
$50,000 category by the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada
Luxury SUV sales: 692 (up 10.2%)
GX sales: 40 (up 37.9%)
LX sales: 30 (up 50.0%)
RX sales: 572 (up 8.1%)
"We are thrilled that the Lexus IS was today named best new Luxury Car
in the under $50,000 category by the Automobile Journalists Association
of Canada," said Cyril Dimitris, Director, Lexus Canada. "It reinforces
the tremendous success we are having with this vehicle in Canada,
helping us turn in our best ever November for Lexus."
For more on the Lexus IS' AJAC award please visit our media site.
Scion sales highlights for November 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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