Subaru Canada: Best June ever

First time ever Subaru Canada sells 17,258 units in a six-month period.

  • Year-to-date sales are up 17.4 percent.
  • Best June ever for all four regions across Canada.
  • Record sales increase in June for Subaru BRZ, Forester and Impreza.
  • Highest monthly sales ever for Subaru BRZ.

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today announced its highest increases ever for the month of June with 3,274 units sold, up 27.1 percent over the same period last year. This month's sales increase results in a historically high six-month period with second-quarter results up 28.4 percent and year-to-date sales up 17.4 percent.

Forester sales surged after being named a TOP SAFETY PICK+ from the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) earlier this quarter. Subaru's compact SUV celebrated a record June with 1,058 units sold, up 57.9% over the same period last year. Subaru BRZ results also skyrocketed towards their best month ever with sales for the rear-wheel-drive sports coupe up 23.7 percent over last June. Impreza compact car sales also rose by 3.1 percent over the same period last year.

"It's rewarding to close the first half of 2013 with milestone results that push us well on our way to a new all-time annual sales record," said Shiro Ohta, president and CEO of Subaru Canada, Inc. "We listened to Canadian consumers and developed a product offering that resonates well with the market. The addition of the XV Crosstrek hybrid - Subaru's first hybrid and the first full-time All-Wheel Drive hybrid - will drive our sales success this fall as we work towards a banner year."

June  
3,274
2,576
698
27.1%
Month's Actual
Previous year (same month)
difference
MTD sales vs. STLY
   
17,258
14,699
2559
17.4%
2013 YTD
2012 YTD
difference
YTD sales vs. STLY
   
10,439
8,130
2309
28.4%
Q2 2013
Q2 2012
difference
Current quarter sales vs. STLY

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. For more information, please visit www.subaru.ca or www.pr.subaru.ca.

SOURCE Subaru Canada Inc.



More by this Source


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

 

PR Newswire Membership

Fill out a PR Newswire membership form or contact us at (888) 776-0942.

Learn about PR Newswire services

Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.