Nissan Group Reports June 2015 Canadian Sales

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Nissan Group today announced monthly Canadian sales of 12,535 units, an increase of 10.7 per cent over last year and the best June in the company's history. This sales achievement marks 23 consecutive months of record sales for the Nissan Group in Canada.

Nissan brand sales increased 10.1 per cent with 11,623 units sold, setting a new June sales record. 

Nissan Division June highlights:

  • Best June for Nissan Group overall at 12,535 sales, an increase of 10.7 per cent.
  • Nissan Division recorded a new June record at 11,623 sales, an increase of 10.1 per cent.
  • For the second month in-a-row, the Nissan Rogue crossover set an all-time sales record with 3,722 units sold, marking 19 consecutive months of record sales.
  • Sales of the all-new Nissan Murano crossover increased 139.6 per cent with 1,004 units sold, representing its best month ever.
  • Best June on record for the Pathfinder sport utility vehicle with 975 units sold, an increase of 13.8 per cent.
  • The NV200 compact cargo van also set a June sales record with 149 units sold, an increase of 34.2 per cent.
  • Sales of the popular Nissan Micra subcompact totaled 1,056 units in June, an increase of 13.7 per cent.
  • The all-new Nissan Maxima went on sale in the last half of June and monthly sales have already increased 317.3 per cent.

Infiniti June highlights:

  • Infiniti reported sales of 912 units in Canada, an increase of 20.2 per cent versus a year earlier and a new June record.
  • The QX60 luxury crossover tied its previous June sales record with 352 units sold, an increase of 71.7 per cent

NISSAN DIVISION SALES


June


June


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

Nissan Division Total

11,623


10,561


10.1


57,873


51,011


13.5

Micra

1,056


929


13.7


6,024


2,007


200.1

Versa

770


1,659


-53.6


4,755


7,977


-40.4

cube ®

0


1


-100.0


2


14


-85.7

LEAF™

101


104


-2.9


488


462


5.6

JUKE

414


271


52.8


2,308


1,979


16.6

Sentra

1,491


1,975


-24.5


7,885


7,626


3.4

Altima

637


981


-35.1


4,110


4,484


-8.3

Maxima

217


52


317.3


466


432


7.9

370Z

71


56


26.8


309


238


29.8

GT-R

11


16


-31.3


67


76


-11.8

Total Car

4,768


6,044


-21.1


26,414


25,295


4.4

Frontier

328


317


3.5


1,547


1,802


-14.2

Xterra

226


57


296.5


857


576


48.8

Rogue

3,722


2,419


53.9


16,902


13,887


21.7

Pathfinder

975


857


13.8


4,823


4,825


0.0

Murano

1,004


419


139.6


4,429


1,857


138.5

Quest

0


3


-100.0


2


61


-96.7

Armada

49


38


28.9


329


201


63.7

Titan

331


215


54.0


1,464


1,552


-5.7

NCV

71


81


-12.3


377


356


5.9

NV200

149


111


34.2


729


599


21.7

Total Truck

6,855


4,517


51.8


31,459


25,716


22.3


INFINITI DIVISION SALES


June


June


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

Infiniti Division Total

912


759


20.2


5,230


5,090


2.8

Q50

257


274


-6.2


1,501


1,726


-13.0

Q60                        

45


69


-34.8


229


239


-4.2

Q70

16


7


128.6


113


43


162.8

Total Car

318


350


-9.1


1,843


2,008


-8.2

QX50

132


144


-8.3


975


950


2.6

QX60

352


205


71.7


1,811


1,696


6.8

QX70

54


26


107.7


281


201


39.8

QX80

56


34


64.7


320


235


36.2

Total Truck

594


409


45.2


3,387


3,082


9.9


COMBINED NISSAN AND INFINITI SALES


June


June


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD

2015


2014


% Change


2015


2014


% Change

TOTAL VEHICLE

12,535


11,320


10.7


63,103


56,101


12.5

Total Car

5,086


6,394


-20.5


28,257


27,303


3.5

Total Truck

7,449


4,926


51.2


34,846


28,798


21.0

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 247,500 employees globally, Nissan sold 5.32 million vehicles and generated revenue of 11.38 trillion yen (USD 103.6 billion) in fiscal year 2014. Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Nissan leads the world in zero-emission mobility, dominated by sales of the LEAF, the first mass-market, pure-electric vehicle. It is 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 Inc.
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 187 independent Nissan dealerships, 38 Infiniti retailers and 45 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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