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Saturday, 11 February 2017

USA SALES JANUARY - NISSAN/INFINITI - Both brands see's a huge jump in sales over 2015.


January 2017
January  2016
% Change
Nissan Group Total sales (units)
112,319
105,734
+6.2
Nissan Division sales
100,761
97,220
+3.6
Infiniti sales*
11,558
8,514
+35.8


Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for January 2017 of 112,319 units, an increase of 6 percent over the prior year and a January record.

Nissan highlights:
  • Nissan Division finished January with 100,761 sales, up 4 percent and also a January record.
  • Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set a January record, up 22 percent.
  • Sales of the Nissan Rogue crossover set a January record at 28,760, an increase of 46 percent.
  • Sales of the Pathfinder SUV set a January record at 7,281, up 13 percent.
  • Other truck models showed strong gains, including TITAN, up 195 percent, and Armada, up 147 percent.
Both the Nissan and Luxury brand Infiniti saw sales grow in the first month of the year, and by a decent number, Nissan saw a 3.6% growth over the same month last year and Infiniti saw a huge 35% growth on the same time last year, and with a host of new and refreshed models due throughout the year for both brands, this is sure to increase and become another excellent year.
As is the case across most brands it was the SUV/Crossover sector that out performed the market, the nissan Titan at nearly 200% up and Armada at nearly 150% up helped Nissan, the QX70 was the model that saw the biggest percentage increase at just over 90% up on the same time last year.

NISSAN DIVISION
JANUARY

JANUARY

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2017

2016

% chg

2017

2016

% chg












Nissan Division Total
100,761

97,220

3.6

100,761

97,220

3.6
Versa
8,870

8,006

10.8

8,870

8,006

10.8
Sentra
13,444

16,144

-16.7

13,444

16,144

-16.7
Cube
0

3

-100.0

0

3

-100.0
Altima
18,931

22,156

-14.6

18,931

22,156

-14.6
Maxima
3,738

4,415

-15.3

3,738

4,415

-15.3
LEAF
772

755

2.3

772

755

2.3
Juke
1,304

1,510

-13.6

1,304

1,510

-13.6
370Z
324

358

-9.5

324

358

-9.5
GT-R
65

66

-1.5

65

66

-1.5
Total Car
47,448

53,413

-11.2

47,448

53,413

-11.2
Frontier
3,857

6,363

-39.4

3,857

6,363

-39.4
Titan
2,768

937

195.4

2,768

937

195.4
Xterra
0

18

-100.0

0

18

-100.0
Pathfinder
7,281

6,451

12.9

7,281

6,451

12.9
Armada
1,908

774

146.5

1,908

774

146.5
Rogue
28,760

19,762

45.5

28,760

19,762

45.5
Murano
4,363

5,516

-20.9

4,363

5,516

-20.9
Quest
1,878

1,421

32.2

1,878

1,421

32.2
NV
1,234

1,292

-4.5

1,234

1,292

-4.5
NV200
1,264

1,273

-0.7

1,264

1,273

-1
Total Truck
53,313

43,807

21.7

53,313

43,807

21.7












INFINITI
JANUARY

JANUARY

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2017

2016

% chg

2017

2016

% chg












Infiniti Total
11,558

8,514

35.8

11,558

8,514

35.8
Infiniti Q40
0

10

-100.0

0

10

-100.0
Infiniti Q50
3,206

2,914

10.0

3,206

2,914

10.0
Infiniti Q60
732

132

454.5

732

132

454.5
Infiniti Q70
476

492

-3.3

476

492

-3.3
Infiniti QX30
1,158

0

0.0

1,158

0

0.0
Infiniti QX50
1,206

994

21.3

1,206

994

21.3
Infiniti QX60
2,189

2,372

-7.7

2,189

2,372

-7.7
Infiniti QX70
842

436

93.1

842

436

93.1
Infiniti QX80
1,749

1,164

50.3

1,749

1,164

50.3
Total Car
4,414

3,548

24.4

4,414

3,548

24.4
Total Truck
7,144

4,966

43.9

7,144

4,966

43.9












NISSAN GROUP
JANUARY

JANUARY

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2017

2016

% chg

2017

2016

% chg












TOTAL VEHICLE
112,319

105,734

6.2

112,319

105,734

6.2
Total Car
51,862

56,961

-9.0

51,862

56,961

-9.0
Total Truck
60,457

48,773

24.0

60,457

48,773

24.0
Selling days
24

24



24

24