Toyota Canada Inc. crossed the 20,000 sales mark in a month
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) has sold 20,089 vehicles in April, which represents an increase of 7.2% over 2012.
Sales of 18,008 vehicles in the Toyota division have increased by 6%, while truck sales continue to fuel growth with an increase of 20.3% of sales. In April, new sales records were established for the new RAV4 and Tacoma 4x4, surpassing the previous record of April realized in 2011. Lexus recorded a total sales growth of 13.6% over 2012, sales of luxury SUVs have climbed 30.9%. Scion has also recorded the best April in its history since the launch of the brand, with an increase of 40.3% of sales.
Highlights of Toyota sales for April 2013 (compared to 2012)
Toyota sales: 18,008 (up 6%)
Sales of passenger cars Toyota: 9837
Avalon sales: 158 (up 464.3%)
Camry sales: 1,826 (10.1%)
Corolla sales: 4654 (up 8.8%)
Sales Matrix: 1424 (up 1.4%)
Toyota truck sales: 8,171 (up 20.3%)
Sales 4Runner: 273 (6.6% increase)
Sales Highlander: 641 (up 69.1%)
Sales of hybrid Highlander: 91 (3.4% increase)
RAV4 sales: 3,347 (up 36.1%) :: new record for April
Sequoia sales: 71 (12.7% increase)
Sienna sales: 1,143 (31.2%)
Sales Tacoma 4X4: 934 (15.9%) :: new record for April
Sales Tacoma 4X2: 53 (up 39.5%)
"We thank Canadians for their visit to the Toyota dealer of their locality during the event annual Red Tag Sale takes place from now until the end of May. This event provides an excellent opportunity to explore the full range of Toyota vehicles, "said Larry Hutchinson says, Managing Director at Toyota Canada Inc." Our vehicles have an appealing style, practical features and an engaging driving dynamics, the all with exceptional value. "
Highlights Lexus sales for April 2013 (compared to 2012)
Lexus sales: 1,520 (13.6%)
Sales of luxury cars Lexus: 672
ES Sales: 263 (up 82.6%)
Sales LS: 27 (up 575%)
Sales of Lexus luxury SUVs: 848 (30.9% increase)
Sales LX: 29 (3.6% increase)
RX sales: 747 (up 36.3%)
Sales RXh: 52 (20.9%)
"The new emphasis on the Lexus design and execution excellence continues to win the favor of Canadians," stated Cyril Dimitris, Director of Lexus in Canada. "Whether the GS, the ES, LS or RX, Lexus our range is inspired and offers an exceptional level of style, luxury and performance. "
Highlights Scion sales for April 2013 (compared to 2012)
Scion sales: 561 (up 40.3%) :: new record for April
"We had the best April in our history, especially thanks to strong sales of the FR-S," noted Cyril Dimitris, Director of Scion Canada.
Source: Toyota Canada Inc.