After a milestone year, second-best January results set a strong pace
for Subaru Canada.
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today
announced its solid start to 2013 sales with 1,813 units retailed in
January; just 63 units away from the all-time record January set in
Leading the sales charge was the Subaru Outback as results rose by 5.5
percent over the same period last year. Sales for Subaru's XV Crosstrek
were also buoyant with 404 units sold in January, situating results for
the new compact crossover 12.2 percent above its projected target.
"Subaru is poised for growth in 2013," said Shiro Ohta, president and
CEO of Subaru Canada, Inc. "Once again - for the fourth year in a row,
in fact - the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has named Subaru
as the only manufacturer to receive TOP SAFETY PICK awards across all
models. As a new year begins, our brand is looking forward to achieving
unprecedented levels of success as more and more Canadians put Subaru
on their shopping list."
About Subaru Canada, Inc.
Subaru Canada, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy
Industries Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, the
company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories
through a network of over 85 authorized dealers across Canada. For more
information, please visit www.subaru.ca or www.pr.subaru.ca.
SOURCE: Subaru Canada Inc.
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Joe Felstein or Julie Lychak
Media Relations, Quebec Region