Subaru of America, Inc. Reports Best Month Ever
- Best first quarter in company history
- Best ever month for Forester
- Best ever month for XV Crosstrek
- Best month in 10 years for WRX
CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 1, 2014
CHERRY HILL, N.J., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its long sales
streak, Subaru of America, Inc. has reported record sales of 44,479 vehicles
for March 2014. This is an increase of 21% over the March 2013 sales of 36,701
and means the company has now set consecutive monthly sales increases for the
past 28 months.
The Forester and XV Crosstrek model lines both significantly contributed to
the company's strong March sales and also its performance so far in 2014,
which saw the company post first quarter sales of over 100,000 for the first
Furthering optimism around the brand, an all-new Legacy sedan model was shown
this February and more new models are expected from the company later this
"We are delighted to have once again delivered record results," said Thomas J.
Doll, president and chief operating officer, Subaru of America, Inc. "2014
looks already set to be our seventh year of consecutive sales growth, with
more new product to come."
Carline March % Chg 2014 % Chg
Forester 13,846 9,050 53.0% 35,390 21,144 67.4%
Impreza 5,908 5,327 10.9% 14,719 14,432 2.0%
Impreza WRX 2,181 1,727 26.3% 5,515 4,519 22.0%
Legacy 3,234 4,400 -26.5% 8,544 11,329 -24.6%
Outback 11,729 10,453 -12.2% 28,926 28,101 2.9%
Tribeca 139 151 -7.9% 353 504 -30.0%
BRZ 857 905 -5.3% 2,066 1,788 15.6%
XV Crosstrek* 6,585 4,688 40.5% 16,875 10,710 57.6%
TOTAL 44,479 36,701 21.2% 112,388 92,527 21.5%
*includes hybrid sales of 725
"We are reporting strong growth and sales across the country," said Bill
Cyphers, senior vice president of sales "Our retailers continue to show
dedication and commitment to make these record-breaking sales possible," added
About Subaru of America, Inc.
Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries
Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered at a zero-landfill office in Cherry Hill, N.J.,
the company markets and distributes Subaru 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 media.subaru.com.
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