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Nissan North America Announces September Sales

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) today reported September U.S. sales of 91,907 units versus 92,964 units a year earlier, down 1.1 percent.  Nissan Division sales decreased 2.4 percent for the month at 82,462 units. Sales of Infiniti vehicles were up 11.4 percent over the prior year, to 9,445 units.

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NISSAN HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nissan Division posted sales of 82,462 units, down 2.4 percent from last September's 84,485 units.
  • Sales of the Nissan Rogue crossover rose 12.7 percent to 12,106 units, setting a new volume record for September.
  • Pathfinder SUV sales rose 38.7 percent over a year ago, to 3,205 units, contributing to an overall rise in truck sales of 3.3 percent.
  • Sales of the all-electric Nissan LEAF totaled 984 units, the highest volume for any month in the past 12 months.

INFINITI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Infiniti today reported sales of 9,445 units for September, an increase of 11.4 percent from 8,479 units a year earlier.
  • Infiniti FX sales of 1,659 marked an increase of 127.6 percent, with the luxury performance crossover showing an increase of 5.7 percent to 7,462 units for the year.
  • Sales of the new Infiniti JX 7-passenger luxury crossover totaled 2,251 in September, and 14,353 units have been sold since deliveries began in March.  
  • Infiniti luxury crossovers and sport utility vehicles had an increase of 107 percent in September, and are up 63.6 percent for year.
  • In total, Infiniti September sales were the best since 2007, and marked five straight months of double-digit increases.

NOTE: To ensure consistency in global sales reporting, Nissan North America calculates monthly variances on a straight-percentage basis, unadjusted for the number of selling days. September had 25 selling days both in 2012 and 2011.

About Nissan North America

In North America, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program and has been recognized as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year in 2010, 2011, and 2012 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. More information on Nissan in North America and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com.

About Nissan

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan's second largest Japanese automotive company by volume, is headquartered in Yokohama, Japan and is an integral pillar of the Renault-Nissan Alliance. Operating with more than 248,000 employees globally, Nissan provided customers with more than 4.6 million vehicles in 2011. With a strong commitment to developing exciting and innovative products for all, Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of fuel-efficient and low-emissions vehicles under the Nissan and Infiniti brands. 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 award.

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

 

NISSAN DIVISION













Sept.


Sept.


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2012


2011


% chg


2012


2011


% chg

Nissan Division Total

82,462


84,485


-2.4


779,888


701,898


11.1

Versa

8,016


11,800


-32.1


85,572


71,611


19.5

Sentra

9,345


8,105


15.3


85,840


90,026


-4.6

Cube

515


440


17.0


5,812


13,652


-57.4

Altima

24,448


24,356


0.4


234,040


200,554


16.7

Maxima

5,718


6,133


-6.8


46,121


44,593


3.4

LEAF

984


1,031


-4.6


5,212


7,199


-27.6

Juke

3,195


3,310


-3.5


28,096


27,459


2.3

370Z

436


469


-7.0


6,099


6,081


0.3

GT-R

119


107


11.2


968


1,102


-12.2

Total Car

52,776


55,751


-5.3


497,760


462,277


7.7

Frontier

4,354


4,331


0.5


44,814


37,445


19.7

Titan

1,792


2,294


-21.9


16,406


15,348


6.9

Xterra

1,408


1,566


-10.1


13,500


13,085


3.2

Pathfinder

3,205


2,311


38.7


23,542


18,883


24.7

Armada

1,148


1,552


-26.0


13,150


13,117


0.3

Rogue

12,106


10,740


12.7


109,763


91,378


20.1

Murano

3,685


4,481


-17.8


39,322


38,678


1.7

Quest

1,190


852


39.7


14,514


8,652


67.8

NV

798


607


31.5


7,117


3,035


134.5

Total Truck

29,686


28,734


3.3


282,128


239,621


17.7

North American produced

60,232


63,055


-4.5


570,102


507,697


12.3

Car

47,527


50,394


-5.7


451,573


406,784


11.0

Truck

12,705


12,661


0.3


118,529


100,913


17.5

Import

22,230


21,430


3.7


209,786


194,201


8.0

Car

5,249


5,357


-2.0


46,187


55,493


-16.8

Truck

16,981


16,073


5.6


163,599


138,708


17.9

INFINITI DIVISION













Sept.


Sept.


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2012


2011


% chg


2012


2011


% chg

Infiniti Division Total

9,445


8,479


11.4


86,596


72,181


20.0

G Sedan

2,807


3,940


-28.8


35,766


31,751


12.6

G Coupe

870


1,089


-20.1


10,286


11,632


-11.6

M

500


905


-44.8


6,759


8,149


-17.1

QX

1,105


1,206


-8.4


9,490


9,003


5.4

JX

2,251


n/a


n/a


14,353


n/a


n/a

EX

253


610


-58.5


2,480


4,589


-46.0

FX

1659


729


127.6


7,462


7,057


5.7

Total Car

4,177


5,934


-29.6


52,811


51,532


2.5

Total Truck

5,268


2,545


107.0


33,785


20,649


63.6

NISSAN & INFINITI













Sept.


Sept.


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2012


2011


% chg


2012


2011


% chg













TOTAL VEHICLE

91,907


92,964


-1.1


866,484


774,079


11.9

Total Car

56,953


61,685


-7.7


550,571


513,809


7.2

Total Truck

34,954


31,279


11.7


315,913


260,270


21.4

Selling days

25


25




230


229



* All numbers include Hawaii












 

 

SOURCE Nissan North America



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