MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 1 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to announce that it set a new
record for January results with sales of its lineup of Subaru
symmetrical full-time All-Wheel Drive vehicles reaching 1,753 units, up
1.4 percent over last January. This strong start to 2011 sales
continues Subaru Canada's trend of annual sales increases over the past
It was also a record-breaking month for both the Outback and Forester
models: Outback sales jumped up 15.7 percent over last January while
Forester sales rose by 2.7 percent over the same month last year.
"Our well-balanced product offering continues to generate positive
consumer response," said Shiro Ohta, president and CEO of SCI. "This
solid momentum is a testament to having the right product at the right
time and the strength of our dealer network. Recent trends tell us that
the industry is beginning to recover so 2011 will be a real opportunity
for us to bring the Subaru brand to the next level."
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.
For further information:
Joe Felstein (905) 568-4959