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Infiniti reports U.S. sales for October 2015


November 3, 2015
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
October 2015 Sales         11,143         9,045           23.2
Total 2015 Sales         106,711         93,925           13.6
 

Infiniti today reported sales of 11,143 vehicles in the U.S. during October, an increase of 23.2 percent versus the prior year.

In its first full month of sales, the new QX50 luxury crossover had its best October with an increase of 415.1 percent to 989 units. For 2016, the QX50 is updated with new exterior styling as well as a longer wheelbase that provides 4.3-inches of additional rear legroom.

The QX60 7-passenger luxury crossover also saw its most successful October with sales of 3,669, an increase of 60.6 percent. In all, Infiniti crossovers and sport utility vehicles were up 63.3 percent over prior year.

With sales of 3,811, the Q50 sports sedan had its best October, increasing 28.6 percent. Deliveries of the Q70 luxury performance sedan were also up 54.3 percent to 682 units.

                                               
Oct      Oct      Monthly      CYTD      CYTD      CYTD
2015      2014      % chg      2015      2014      % chg
                                         
Infiniti Total      11,143      9,045      23.2      106,711      93,925      13.6
Infiniti Q40       33       1,258       -97.4       8,536       13,466       -36.6
Infiniti Q50       3,811       2,964       28.6       35,414       28,828       22.8
Infiniti Q60       273       496       -45.0       3,453       6,254       -44.8
Infiniti Q70       682       442       54.3       6,986       3,819       82.9
Infiniti QX50       989       192       415.1       3,107       2,308       34.6
Infiniti QX60       3,669       2,285       60.6       33,047       24,898       32.7
Infiniti QX70       480       358       34.1       4,430       4,351       1.8
Infiniti QX80       1,206       1,050       14.9       11,738       10,001       17.4
Total Car      4,799      5,160      -7.0      54,389      52,367      3.9
Total Truck      6,344      3,885      63.3      52,322      41,558      25.9

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.

As the Title Partner and Vehicle Performance Partner of Infiniti Red Bull Racing, Infiniti has a far-reaching technical collaboration with the four-time FIA Formula One World Championship winning Team.

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
Kyle Bazemore, 615-739-8404
kyle.bazemore@infiniti.com