Nissan Group Reports January Canadian Sales


January 2015

January 2014

% Change

Nissan Group Total Sales (units)

7,122

6,360

+12.0

Nissan Division sales

6,465

5,624

+15.0

Infiniti sales*

657

736

-10.7

 

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Nissan Group today announced total Canadian sales for January of 7,122 units, an increase of 12.0 per cent and a January record. This sales achievement marks 18 consecutive months of record sales growth for the Nissan Group in Canada.

The Nissan brand increased 15 per cent with 6,465 units sold, setting a January sales record. The Infiniti brand reported sales of 657 vehicles in January, a decrease of 10.7 per cent.

Nissan Division January highlights:

  • Best January on record for the Nissan Division at 6,465 sales, an increase of 15 per cent.
  • In its first full month of sale, the all-new Nissan Murano crossover recorded its best January ever with 573 units sold, an increase of 274 per cent over last year.
  • The Nissan Rogue crossover set a January sales record with 1,874 units sold, marking 12 consecutive months of record sales.
  • Sales of the NV200 compact cargo van recorded its best January ever with 97 units sold, up 18 per cent over the previous year.
  • Sales of the Nissan Micra subcompact totalled 679 units in January.

Infiniti Division January highlights:

  • Infiniti reported sales of 657 vehicles during January.

NISSAN DIVISION SALES


January


January


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

Nissan Division Total

6,465


5,624


15.0


6,465


5,624


15.0

Micra

679


0


100.0


679


0


100.0

Versa

572


719


-20.4


572


719


-20.4

cube ®

1


4


-75.0


1


4


-75.0

LEAF™

36


41


-12.2


36


41


-12.2

JUKE

211


196


7.7


211


196


7.7

Sentra

786


807


-2.6


786


807


-2.6

Altima

445


489


-9.0


445


489


-9.0

Maxima

85


62


37.1


85


62


37.1

370Z

17


12


41.7


17


12


41.7

GT-R

3


2


50.0


3


2


50.0

Total Car

2,835


2,332


21.6


2,835


2,332


21.6

Frontier

197


227


-13.2


197


227


-13.2

Xterra

58


65


-10.8


58


65


-10.8

Rogue

1,874


1,872


0.1


1,874


1,872


0.1

Pathfinder

587


622


-5.6


587


622


-5.6

Murano

573


153


274.5


573


153


274.5

Quest

0


10


-100.0


0


10


-100.0

Armada

27


33


-18.2


27


33


-18.2

Titan

157


184


-14.7


157


184


-14.7

NCV

60


44


36.4


60


44


36.4

NV200

97


82


18.3


97


82


18.3

Total Truck

3,630


3,292


10.3


3,630


3,292


10.3


INFINITI DIVISION SALES


January


January


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

Infiniti Division Total

657


736


-10.7


657


736


-10.7

Q50

210


220


-4.5


210


220


-4.5

Q60                        

12


18


-33.3


12


18


-33.3

Q70

11


12


-8.3


11


12


-8.3

Total Car

233


250


-6.8


233


250


-6.8

QX50

123


113


8.8


123


113


8.8

QX60

236


296


-20.3


236


296


-20.3

QX70

35


31


12.9


35


31


12.9

QX80

30


46


-34.8


30


46


-34.8

Total Truck

424


486


-12.8


424


486


-12.8


COMBINED NISSAN AND INFINITI SALES


January


January


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

TOTAL VEHICLE

7,122


6,360


12.0


7,122


6,360


12.0

Total Car

3,068


2,582


18.8


3,068


2,582


18.8

Total Truck

4,054


3,778


7.3


4,054


3,778


7.3

 

*For more information on Infiniti's January sales performance, please visit www.media.infiniti.ca.

Information, images and B-Roll of Nissan's full lineup are available at www.media.nissan.ca or upon request.

About Nissan Motor Co.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan's second-largest automotive company, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, and is part of the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with more than 244,500 employees globally, Nissan sold almost 5.2 million vehicles and generated revenue of 10.5 trillion yen (USD 105 billion) in fiscal 2013. Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In 2010, Nissan introduced the Nissan LEAF, and continues to lead in zero-emission mobility. The LEAF, the first mass-market, pure-electric vehicle launched globally, is now the best-selling EV in history with almost 50% share of the zero-emission vehicle segment.

For more information on our products, services and commitment to sustainable mobility, visit our website at http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/.

About Nissan Canada
Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI) is the Canadian sales, marketing and distribution subsidiary of Nissan Motor Limited and Nissan North America, Inc. With offices in Vancouver (BC), Mississauga (ON), and Kirkland (QC), NCI directly employs 250 full-time staff. There are 184 independent Nissan dealerships, 35 Infiniti retailers and 44 Nissan Commercial Vehicle dealers across Canada. A pioneer in zero emission mobility, Nissan made history with the introduction of the Nissan LEAF, the first affordable, mass-market, pure-electric vehicle and winner of numerous international accolades including the prestigious 2011 European Car of the Year and World Car of the Year awards.

More information about Nissan in Canada and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at www.nissan.ca and www.infiniti.ca.

SOURCE Nissan Canada Inc.

For further information: Media contacts: Didier Marsaud, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, Nissan Canada, Tel: 905-629-6400, Email: didier.marsaud@nissancanada.com; Jenn McCarthy, Cohn & Wolfe, Tel: 647-259-3305, Email: jennifer.mccarthy@cohnwolfe.ca

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