Infiniti Sales Up 11.4 Percent In September
- Luxury Automaker's Best September in Five Years; Fifth Straight Month of
Double-Digit Sales Growth -
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2012
FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Infiniti today reported U.S.
sales of 9,445 units for September, an increase of 11.4 percent versus 8,479
units a year earlier. This marked Infiniti's best September performance since
2007. Calendar year-to-date Infiniti sales of 86,596 are up 20.0 percent
compared to the 72,181 units sold during the same period last year.
Infiniti sales highlights for the month include:
oInfiniti FX sales of 1,659 marked an increase of 127.6 percent this month,
with the luxury performance crossover showing an increase of 5.7 percent,
to 7,462 units for the year.
oSales of the new Infiniti JX 7-passenger luxury crossover totaled 2,251 in
September, and 14,353 units have been sold since deliveries began in
oInfiniti luxury crossovers and sport utility vehicles had an increase of
107 percent in September, and are up 63.6 percent for year.
oIn total, Infiniti September sales were the best in five years and marked
five straight months of double-digit increases.
"September was another great month for Infiniti, with lots of traffic in our
showrooms," said Ben Poore, vice president, Infiniti Americas. "Luxury buyers
have made our new Infiniti JX the second best-selling model in our line, and
deliveries of the 2013 Infiniti FX, with its newly available 3.7-liter engine,
began during the month as well."
The V6-equipped 2013 Infiniti FX37 luxury performance crossover now has
325-horsepower, up from the previous FX35's 303-horsepower, while also
increasing fuel economy to 24 mpg on the highway. The FX37 is also available
in a special Limited Edition with a Moonlight White pearl exterior and
exclusive charcoal-colored 21-in. wheels, while the V8-engine Infiniti FX50
continues with 390-horsepower.
Infiniti offers a full-line of luxury performance automobiles that inspire at
every turn, including the G Coupe, Sedan and Convertible, M sedan, EX and FX
crossovers, the QX full-size luxury SUV, and the all-new JX 7-passenger luxury
crossover. More information about Infiniti and its Total Ownership
Experience® can be found at www.infinitiusa.com.
Sept Sept Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
2012 2011 % chg 2012 2011 % chg
Infiniti Total 9,445 8,479 11.4 86,596 72,181 20.0
Infiniti G Sedan 2,807 3,940 -28.8 35,766 31,751 12.6
Infiniti G Coupe 870 1,089 -20.1 10,286 11,632 -11.6
Infiniti M Line 500 905 -44.8 6,759 8,149 -17.1
Infiniti EX 253 610 -58.5 2,480 7,057 -46.0
Infiniti FX Line 1,659 729 127.6 7,462 7,057 5.7
Infiniti JX 2,251 0 --- 14,353 0 ---
Infiniti QX 1,105 1,206 -8.4 9,490 9,003 5.4
Total Car 4,177 5,934 -29.6 52,811 51,532 2.5
Total Truck 5.268 2,545 107.0 33,785 72,181 63.6
Contact: Kyle Bazemore, Infiniti Communications, +1-615-739-8404,
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