American Suzuki September 2011 Sales Up 23 Percent

-- Suzuki celebrates twelfth consecutive monthly year-over-year sales increase

-- SX4 sales increase 33 percent, Equator sales climb 58 percent over September 2010

Oct 03, 2011, 14:22 ET from American Suzuki Motor Corp.

BREA, Calif., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

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SEPTEMBER

CYTD




2011

2010

MTD VS.

2011

2010

YTD VS.






MTD PRIOR YR.



YTD PRIOR YR.


GRAND VITARA:


372

290

28%

3,779

3,374

12%


EQUATOR:


187

118

58%

1,599

1,083

48%


SX4:


997

749

33%

9,415

8,246

14%


KIZASHI


468

477

-2%

5,445

3,957

38%


OTHER*:


1

7

-86%

45

312

-86%


TOTAL:


2,026

1,641

23%

20,284

16,972

20%


*Other/discontinued models include the XL7, Forenza, Reno and Verona.



2011 Suzuki Auto Product Line

Suzuki is proud to offer the most affordable all-wheel-drive lineup available in the U.S. and maintains a versatile array of vehicles, including the spirited SX4 Sport sedan, multipurpose five-door SX4 Crossover, SX4 SportBack hot hatch, refined Grand Vitara compact SUV, award-winning Equator pickup truck and performance-oriented Kizashi Sport. Every vehicle in the line provides Suzuki's standout virtues of durability, leading-edge style and high-content at a competitive price. All 2011 Suzuki automobiles are backed by America's #1 Warranty: a 100,000-mile/seven-year, fully transferable, zero-deductible powertrain limited warranty.  

About Suzuki Auto

The Brea, Calif.-based Automotive Operations of American Suzuki Motor Corporation was founded in 1963 by parent company Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) and currently markets its vehicles in the United States through a network of approximately 300 automotive dealerships and numerous other motorcycle, ATV and marine distributors in 49 states. With global headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan, SMC is a diversified worldwide automobile, motorcycle and outboard motor manufacturer. In 2010, SMC sold more than 2.5 million new cars and trucks and more than three million motorcycles and ATVs. Founded in 1909 and incorporated in 1920, SMC has operations in 193 countries and regions. For more information, visit www.media.suzukiauto.com. Suzuki can also be found on Twitter (@SuzukiAuto), Facebook (www.Facebook.com/SuzukiAuto) and YouTube (www.YouTube.com/SuzukiAutomotive).

SOURCE American Suzuki Motor Corp.



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