Record results for the all-new Impreza propel robust start to 2012
MISSISSAUGA, Feb. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. today reported that it set a new record for January
results as sales ascended to 1,876 units, up 7.0 percent over the same
month last year.
The 2012 Subaru Impreza, Outback and Tribeca all came in above last
January's results, contributing to a record-breaking month overall for
Subaru Canada. Subaru's brand new 2012 Impreza celebrated a new
all-time record for January results as sales reached 787 units, up 98.7
percent over the same month last year. Sales for Subaru's Outback and
Tribeca models were up 6.1 and 3.3 percent, respectively.
"This is a fantastic beginning to 2012 and we intend to carry on with
this momentum," said Shiro Ohta, president and CEO of Subaru Canada,
Inc. "The redesigned Impreza has been well-received, but we're planning
exciting changes and additions to our model lineup. This year will
definitely be thrilling and we'll certainly see even more excitement
from consumers at the dealerships throughout 2012."
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.
SOURCE Subaru Canada Inc.
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