Nissan Canada Inc. February Sales Results



    MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 1 /CNW/ - Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI) released its
sales figures for February, 2007 today. The total sales figure for both Nissan
and Infiniti brands was 5,291 units, an increase of 1,274 units (31.7%) over
February 2006.
    The Nissan brand accounted for 4,846 units, an increase of 1,209 units
year-over-year. The Infiniti brand accounted for 445 units.
    Sales were again led by the Nissan Altima this month with 1,154 units, an
increase of 276 units (31.4%) over February 2006. The Versa remained strong
with 1,101 units sold this month. Versa has now sold 8,900 units in 8 months.
X-Trail had a solid month with 893 units sold, an increase of 37.7% over
February 2006.

    
    NISSAN RECORD HIGHLIGHTS
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    -   Altima led all models with 1,154 units sold.
    -   X-TRAIL sold 893 units, a 37.7% increase over February 2006.
    -   Quest sales were up 95.7% over February 2006 with 141 units sold.

    INFINITI HIGHLIGHTS
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    -   Total Infiniti brand sales were 445, an increase of 17.1% over
        February 2006.
    -   The G sedan led Infiniti with 283 units sold.

    NCI HIGHLIGHTS
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    -   NCI sold 5,291 Nissan and Infiniti vehicles combined this month.


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    NISSAN DIVISION SALES
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                   February   February    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD     CYTD
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                       2007      2006    % Change    2007    2006   % Change
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    Nissan            4,846      3,637       33.2   9,586   7,073       35.5
    Division Total
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    Versa Hatch.      1,101        N/A        N/A   2,174     N/A        N/A
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    Sentra              611        793      -23.0   1,322   1,504      -12.1
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    Altima            1,154        878       31.4   2,268   1,584       43.2
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    Maxima              130        162      -19.8     215     344      -37.5
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    350Z                 26         42      -38.1      47      73      -35.6
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    Total Car         3,022      1,875       61.2   6,026   3,505       71.9
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    Frontier            142        162      -12.3     303     298        1.7
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    Xterra              127        160      -20.6     244     358      -31.8
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    X-Trail             893        663       34.7   1,720   1,280       34.4
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    Pathfinder          128        210      -39.0     293     467      -37.3
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    Murano              270        295       -8.5     533     631      -15.5
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    Quest               141         72       95.8     221     140       57.9
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    Armada                8         15      -46.7      25      45      -44.4
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    Titan               115        185      -37.8     221     349      -36.7
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    Total Truck       1,824      1,762        3.5   3,560   3,568       -0.2
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    INFINITI DIVISION SALES
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                   February   February    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD     CYTD
                   ----------------------------------------------------------
                       2007      2006    % Change    2007    2006   % Change
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    Infiniti            445       380        17.1     894     775       15.4
    Division Total
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    G35 Coupe            38        53       -28.3      65     100      -35.0
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    G35 Sedan           283       130       117.7     589     281      109.6
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    M                    37        65       -43.1      69     163      -57.7
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    Total Car           358       248        44.4     723     544       32.9
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    QX56                 11        16       -31.3      24      36      -33.3
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    FX                   76       116       -34.5     147     195      -24.6
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    Total Truck          87       132       -34.1     171     231      -26.0
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    COMBINED NISSAN AND INFINITI SALES
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                   February   February    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD     CYTD
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                       2007      2006    % Change    2007    2006   % Change
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    TOTAL VEHICLE     5,291     4,017        31.7  10,480   7,848       33.5
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    Total Car         3,380     2,123        59.2   6,749   4,049       66.7
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    Total Truck       1,911     1,894         0.9   3,731   3,799       -1.8
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For further information:

For further information: John Lindo, Manager, Product and Corporate
Communication, Nissan Canada Inc., at (905) 629-6461, or
john.lindo@nissancanada.com; or Alexandra Cygal, Cohn & Wolfe, at (416)
324-2069 ext 4076, or alexandra_cygal@ca.cohnwolfe.com

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