Nissan U.S. Sales Increase 10.9% For Record July -Third consecutive record month for total sales; Fifth for Nissan Division-

-Nissan Division sales increase 16.8% led by record sales of core models-

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nissan set a new July record with U.S. sales of 109,041 deliveries, an increase of 10.9 percent over 98,341 units a year earlier. Nissan Division also set a new July record with 101,279 sales, up 16.8 percent and led by record July performances by Altima, Versa, Pathfinder and Rogue. Sales of Infiniti vehicles in July totaled 7,762, as the brand prepares for the launch of the all-new Infiniti Q50 sports sedan.

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NISSAN HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nissan Division posted 101,279 sales, a July record and up 16.8 percent from last July's 86,722 units. July marks Nissan's fifth consecutive monthly sales record.
  • Nissan Altima deliveries also set a July record, increasing 11 percent to 29,534 units.
  • Pathfinder SUV sales jumped 235.1 percent to 8,428 units, marking the best July ever for the model.
  • Versa sales set a July record at 9,007 units, up 20.9 percent, buoyed by the launch of the all-new 2014 Versa Note hatchback.
  • Rogue sales also set a new July record at 16,992 units, up 28.8 percent. An all-new Rogue will launch later in 2013, with production moving to Nissan's Smyrna, Tenn., assembly plant.
  • Sales of Nissan LEAF in June were 1,864 units, up 371.9 percent and setting a new July record. Since the launch of the Smyrna, Tenn.-built, 2013 LEAF in March, sales are up 335.3 percent.

Fred Diaz, divisional vice president, Nissan Sales & Marketing, Service & Parts, said: "With the launch of the all-new Versa Note, Nissan has now refreshed four of our top-five selling models in just more than a year. These all-new models are delivering new monthly highs and providing momentum for the upcoming launch of the all-new Rogue."

INFINITI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Infiniti today reported sales of 7,762 units in July, down 33.2 percent from 11,619 units a year earlier.
  • Infiniti JX/QX60 sales were up 37.4 percent to 2,747 units in July.

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. July 2013 had 25 selling days, while July 2012 had 24 selling days.

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, 2012 and 2013 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, or visit the Americas media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.

About Nissan
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 267,000 employees globally, Nissan sold more than 4.9 million vehicles and generated revenue of 9.6 trillion yen (USD 116.16 billion) in fiscal 2012. Nissan delivers a comprehensive range of over 60 models under the Nissan and Infiniti brands. In 2010, Nissan introduced the Nissan LEAF, and continues to lead in zero-emission mobility. The LEAF, the first mass-market, pure-electric vehicle launched globally, is now the best-selling EV in history.

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

NISSAN DIVISION

JULY


JULY


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













Nissan Division Total

101,279


86,722


16.8


673,755


610,066


10.4

Versa

9,007


7,451


20.9


72,768


68,370


6.4

Sentra

11,439


9,888


15.7


77,878


65,872


18.2

Cube

401


578


-30.6


3,720


4,663


-20.2

Altima

29,534


26,602


11.0


197,321


183,703


7.4

Maxima

4,035


5,118


-21.2


27,710


35,222


-21.3

LEAF

1,864


395


371.9


11,703


3,543


230.3

Juke

3,579


2,960


20.9


21,357


21,688


-1.5

370Z

490


654


-25.1


3,707


5,127


-27.7

GT-R

129


128


0.8


753


711


5.9

Total Car

60,478


53,774


12.5


416,917


388,899


7.2

Frontier

5,615


5,611


0.1


34,931


34,996


-0.2

Titan

1,168


2,028


-42.4


10,020


12,707


-21.1

Xterra

1,218


1,856


-34.4


11,326


10,542


7.4

Pathfinder

8,428


2,515


235.1


54,967


17,865


207.7

Armada

1,106


1,363


-18.9


8,487


10,837


-21.7

Rogue

16,992


13,193


28.8


96,043


85,031


13.0

Murano

3,787


4,363


-13.2


24,374


31,542


-22.7

Quest

1,055


1,368


-22.9


8,004


12,111


-33.9

NV

936


651


43.8


7,109


5,536


28.4

NV200

496


n/a


N/A


1,577


n/a


N/A

Total Truck

40,801


32,948


23.8


256,838


221,167


16.1

North American produced

74,844


63,083


18.6


514,426


445,650


15.4

Car

55,877


49,059


13.9


386,009


353,167


9.3

Truck

18,967


14,024


35.2


128,417


92,483


38.9

Import

26,436


23,639


11.8


159,329


164,416


-3.1

Car

4,602


4,715


-2.4


30,908


35,732


-13.5

Truck

21,834


18,924


15.4


128,421


128,684


-0.2













INFINITI DIVISION

JULY


JULY


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













Infiniti Division Total

7,762


11,619


-33.2


59,995


65,996


-9.1

G Sedan

2,580


6,078


-57.6


21,246


27,836


-23.7

G Coupe

830


1,287


-35.5


6,261


8,278


-24.4

M

372


652


-42.9


3,317


5,593


-40.7

QX56/QX80

780


890


-12.4


6,747


7,359


-8.3

JX/QX60

2,747


1,999


37.4


17,530


9,724


80.3

EX/QX50

128


215


-40.5


953


2,011


-52.6

FX/QX70

325


498


-34.7


3,941


5,195


-24.1

Total Car

3,782


8,017


-52.8


30,824


41,707


-26.1

Total Truck

3,980


3,602


10.5


29,171


24,289


20.1













NISSAN & INFINITI

JULY


JULY


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













TOTAL VEHICLE

109,041


98,341


10.9


733,750


676,062


8.5

Total Car

64,260


61,791


4.0


447,741


430,606


4.0

Total Truck

44,781


36,550


22.5


286,009


245,456


16.5

Selling days

25


24




178


178



* All numbers include Hawaii












 

SOURCE Nissan North America



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