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Infiniti reports U.S. sales for December 2015


January 5, 2016
By Business Wire News

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Infiniti:

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2016 Infiniti QX50 (Photo: Business Wire)

2016 Infiniti QX50 (Photo: Business Wire)

           
     2015    2014    % Change
Dec 2015 Sales     15,093     12,007     25.7
Total 2015 Sales     133,498     117,330     13.8
 

Infiniti today reported sales of 15,093 vehicles in the U.S. during December, an increase of 25.7 percent versus the prior year making this its best month ever.

The new QX50 luxury crossover had its best December with an increase of 548.7 percent to 1,453 units. The QX60 7-passenger luxury crossover also saw its most successful month ever with sales of 4,987, an increase of 48.1 percent. In all, Infiniti crossovers and sport utility vehicles were up 64.6 percent over prior year.

Deliveries of the Q50 sports sedan were up 21.3 percent to 4,678 units. At a total of 43,874 units in 2015 this marked the Q50’s best December ever.

                                   
Dec    Dec    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD    CYTD
2015    2014    % chg    2015    2014    % chg
                               
Infiniti Total    15,093    12,007    27.7    133,498    117,330    13.8
Infiniti Q40     31     1,184     97.4     8,605     15,590     -44.8
Infiniti Q50     4,678     3,855     21.3     43,874     36,899     18.9
Infiniti Q60     290     658     -55.9     3,949     7,740     -49.0
Infiniti Q70     786     656     19.8     8,449     5,034     67.8
Infiniti QX50     1,453     224     548.7     5,468     2,727     100.5
Infiniti QX60     4,987     3,367     48.1     41,770     31,192     33.9
Infiniti QX70     697     448     55.6     5,737     5,213     10.1
Infiniti QX80     2,171     1,615     34.4     15,646     12,935     21.0
Total Car    5,785    6,353    -8.9    64,877    65,263    -0.6
Total Truck    9,308    5,654    64.6    68,621    52,067    31.8
                   

About Infiniti

Infiniti Motor Company Ltd. is headquartered in Hong Kong with sales operations in over 50 countries. The Infiniti brand was launched in 1989. Its range of premium automobiles is currently built in manufacturing facilities in Japan, the United States and China. Production in the UK will start in 2015, bringing with it significant expansion of the brand’s portfolio. Infiniti plans to also expand manufacturing into Mexico by 2017.

More information about Infiniti, its Total Ownership Experience® and its industry leading technologies can be found at www.infinitiusa.com. For the latest news on Infiniti, visit www.infinitinews.com, “Like” Infiniti on Facebook, and follow the brand on Twitter @infinitiusa.

Infiniti Communications
Alexandra Amelang, 615-725-1455
alexandra.amelang@infiniti.com