Subaru of America, Inc. Reports Best November Sales In Company History
- November 2012 sales increase 60 percent over November 2011
- Subaru year-to-date sales increase 28 percent
- Best November for Outback, Legacy and Impreza models
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Dec. 3, 2012
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Subaru of America, Inc. today
reported 28,206 sales for the month of November, a 60 percent increase over
November 2011. The company also announced record-breaking annual sales of
299,788 vehicles which represent a 28 percent increase over 2011 and just 222
vehicles short of achieving 300,000 sales for the first time in company
history. Following the November close, on Dec. 1, 2012, Subaru achieved the
300,000^th sales milestone for the first time in company history.
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Outback, Legacy and Impreza models experienced the best November sales month
in history. Year-to-date sales for Impreza have increased 184 percent over
2011. Year-to-date sales for newly-refreshed Outback and Legacy models have
increased 16 percent and 14 percent respectively. The new BRZ and XV
Crosstrek models also added 2,587 incremental sales for the month of November.
"With such strong November sales, Subaru annual sales should exceed 330,000
vehicles -- which would represent a 24 percent increase over our 2011 record
sales of 266,989 vehicles," said Thomas J. Doll, executive vice president and
COO, Subaru of America, Inc."This has been another exciting, record-breaking
month for Subaru."
Carline Nov-12 Nov-11 % Chg Nov-12 Nov-11 % Chg
MTD MTD MTD YTD YTD YTD
Forester 5703 5829 -2.2% 67583 67595 -0.0%
Impreza 4552 182 2401.1% 62312 21927 184.2%
Impreza WRX 1353 1230 10.0% 11982 12548 -4.5%
Legacy 3723 2892 28.7% 42910 37776 13.6%
Outback 10124 7293 38.8% 105481 90975 16%
Tribeca 164 231 -29.0% 1886 2467 -23.6%
BRZ 527 0 0.0% 3647 0 0.0%
XV Crosstrek 2060 0 0.0% 3987 0 0.0%
TOTAL 28206 17657 59.7% 299788 233288 28.5%
"While Subaru has the industry's highest customer loyalty, we are also seeing
record levels of first-time Subaru buyers -- which has significantly
contributed to our sales growth this year," said Bill Cyphers, senior vice
president of sales, Subaru of America, Inc.
About Subaru of America, Inc.
Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries
Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., the company markets and
distributes Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive vehicles, parts and accessories
through a network of more than 600 dealers across the United States. All
Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru
of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be
designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation.
For additional information visit www.subaru.com.
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