Nissan U.S. Sales Increase 12.9% To Set New June Record - Nissan Division achieves record June sales, spurred by sales of Pathfinder, Altima, Sentra and LEAF -

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Driven by demand for its highest-volume models, Nissan U.S. sales in June totaled 104,124, an increase of 12.9 percent over 92,237 units a year earlier. This marks the company's best-ever June U.S. sales performance. Nissan Division sales increased 16.1 percent to 95,010 units, also a June record. Sales of Infiniti vehicles in June totaled 9,114 units.

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NISSAN HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nissan Division posted 95,010 sales, a June record and up 16.1 percent from last June's 81,801 units.
  • Deliveries of the Pathfinder SUV rose 208.9 percent to 8,360 units, marking the best June ever for the model. So far in 2013, Pathfinder sales are up 203.2 percent, exceeding the sales total for all of 2012.
  • Sales of Nissan LEAF in June were 2,225 units, up 315.9 percent. LEAF deliveries in the first half of 2013 are at 9,839, and have already exceeded the sales total from all of 2012.
  • Nissan Altima deliveries also set a new June record, increasing 23.3 percent to 26,904 units.
  • Rogue sales also set a new June record at 15,518 units, up 41.1 percent.
  • Combined sales of Nissan's three all-new models -- Altima, Sentra and Pathfinder -- were up 34.8 percent in June.
  • June marked the first deliveries of the all-new 2014 Versa Note, the hatchback model of the industry's best-selling subcompact car. Versa Note offers class-leading fuel economy, cutting-edge technologies, an energetic exterior design, roomy and versatile interior and available activity enhancing features such as Pandora® radio compatibility and hands-free text messaging assistant, making it an ideal fit for today's buyers needs.

Fred Diaz, divisional vice president, Sales and Marketing, Nissan, said: "The redesign of our core products such as Altima, Pathfinder and Sentra is continuing to drive sales. With the introduction of the all-new Versa Note, the fourth of five all-new core models for Nissan, we expect to continue maintain leadership in the increasingly competitive subcompact market."

INFINITI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Infiniti today reported sales of 9,114 units in June, down 12.7 percent from 10,436 units a year earlier.
  • The Infiniti G Sedan saw sales of 3,659 in June, as the company prepares for the all-new Infiniti Q50 which will go on sale later this summer. 
  • Sales of Infiniti crossovers and SUVs are up 21.8 percent year-to-date.

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. June 2013 had 26 selling days, while June 2012 had 27 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

JUNE


JUNE


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













Nissan Division Total

95,010


81,801


16.1


572,476


523,344


9.4

Versa

8,705


8,746


-0.5


63,761


60,919


4.7

Sentra

10,199


9,211


10.7


66,439


55,984


18.7

Cube

441


711


-38.0


3,319


4,085


-18.8

Altima

26,904


21,812


23.3


167,787


157,101


6.8

Maxima

3,571


4,605


-22.5


23,675


30,104


-21.4

LEAF

2,225


535


315.9


9,839


3,148


212.5

Juke

3,360


3,101


8.4


17,778


18,728


-5.1

370Z

590


720


-18.1


3,217


4,473


-28.1

GT-R

138


104


32.7


624


583


7.0

Total Car

56,133


49,545


13.3


356,439


335,125


6.4

Frontier

5,413


5,651


-4.2


29,316


29,385


-0.2

Titan

1,300


2,332


-44.3


8,852


10,679


-17.1

Xterra

1,375


1,580


-13.0


10,108


8,686


16.4

Pathfinder

8,360


2,706


208.9


46,539


15,350


203.2

Armada

1,137


1,763


-35.5


7,381


9,474


-22.1

Rogue

15,518


10,999


41.1


79,051


71,838


10.0

Murano

3,178


4,477


-29.0


20,587


27,179


-24.3

Quest

1,078


1,997


-46.0


6,949


10,743


-35.3

NV

1,025


751


36.5


6,173


4,885


26.4

NV200

493


N/A


N/A


1,081


N/A


N/A

Total Truck

38,877


32,256


20.5


216,037


188,219


14.8

North American produced

70,704


59,157


19.5


439,582


382,567


14.9

Car

51,601


44,374


16.3


330,132


304,108


8.6

Truck

19,103


14,783


29.2


109,450


78,459


39.5

Import

24,306


22,644


7.3


132,894


140,777


-5.6

Car

4,532


5,171


-12.4


26,307


31,017


-15.2

Truck

19,774


17,473


13.2


106,587


109,760


-2.9













INFINITI DIVISION

JUNE


JUNE


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













Infiniti Division Total

9,114


10,436


-12.7


52,233


54,377


-3.9

G Sedan

3,659


3,923


-6.7


18,666


21,758


-14.2

G Coupe

1,071


1,353


-20.8


5,431


6,991


-22.3

M

518


815


-36.4


2,945


4,941


-40.4

QX56

912


1,044


-12.6


5,967


6,469


-7.8

JX

2,348


2,428


-3.3


14,783


7,725


91.4

EX

151


262


-42.4


825


1,796


-54.1

FX

455


611


-25.5


3,616


4,697


-23.0

Total Car

5,248


6,091


-13.8


27,042


33,690


-19.7

Total Truck

3,866


4,345


-11.0


25,191


20,687


21.8













NISSAN & INFINITI

JUNE


JUNE


Monthly


CYTD


CYTD


CYTD


2013


2012


% chg


2013


2012


% chg













TOTAL VEHICLE

104,124


92,237


12.9


624,709


577,721


8.1

Total Car

61,381


55,636


10.3


383,481


368,815


4.0

Total Truck

42,743


36,601


16.8


241,228


208,906


15.5

Selling days

26


27




153


154



* All numbers include Hawaii












 

SOURCE Nissan North America



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