Subaru of America, Inc. Reports 21 Percent Growth In January Sales
- January 2013 sales of 27,663 represent a 21 percent increase over January
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 1, 2013
CHERRY HILL, N.J., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Subaru of America, Inc. today
reported 27,663 vehicle sales for January 2013, which represents a 21 percent
increase over January 2012. These results build on strong sales from 2012
where Subaru achieved four consecutive years of sales increases and exceeded
300,000 annual sales in 2012 – a first in company history.
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Forester and Outback sales for January 2013 increased 28 and 16 percent
respectively, over January 2012. Outback and Legacy models were recently
named Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. XV
Crosstrek, the new small SUV also added 2,764 sales to the month's total.
"We are excited to see strong sales across our entire model line," said Thomas
J. Doll, executive vice president and COO, Subaru of America, Inc.America.
"It is a positive start for the year and we expect strong demand for the
all-new 2014 Forester when it arrives in showrooms this spring."
Carline Jan-13 Jan-12 % Chg
MTD MTD MTD
Forester 6565 5117 28.3%
Impreza 4590 6221 -26.2%
Impreza WRX 1306 710 83.9%
Legacy 3184 3119 2.1%
Outback 8632 7412 16.5%
Tribeca 159 228 -30.3%
BRZ 463 0 0.0%
XV Crosstrek 2764 0 0.0%
TOTAL 27,663 22,807 21.3%
"Car shoppers are looking for value, safety and performance. Our vehicles
deliver on that promise and that is evident in our strong January sales," 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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