MRO Magazine

Nissan Group Reports August 2015 U.S. Sales


September 1, 2015
By Business Wire News

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Nissan Group:

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2015 Nissan Murano (Photo: Business Wire)

2015 Nissan Murano (Photo: Business Wire)

                   
      August 2015     August 2014     % Change

Year-Over-Year

Nissan Group Total sales (units)     133,351     134,388     -0.8
Nissan Division sales     122,716     125,224     -2.0
Infiniti sales*     10,635     9,164     +16.1
           

Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for August 2015 of 133,351 units, a decrease of 1 percent over the prior year. On a “Daily Selling Rate” basis, Nissan Group U.S. sales increased 3 percent over August 2014, a month that included the U.S. Labor Day holiday and one additional selling day.

Nissan highlights:

  • Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set an August record, up 6 percent.
  • Sales of the Nissan Rogue crossover had its best month ever with 27,665 sales, an increase of 29.2 percent.
  • Sales of the Murano crossover increased 4 percent to 5,800.
  • Nissan’s best-selling vehicle – Altima – set an August record with 32,327 sales, up 1 percent.

*Infiniti sales total included for reference. For more information on Infiniti’s August sales performance, please visit InfinitiNews.com.

NOTE: To ensure consistency in global sales reporting, Nissan North America calculates monthly variances on a straight-percentage basis, unadjusted for the number of selling days. August 2015 had 26 selling days, while August 2014 had 27 selling days.

                                     

NISSAN DIVISION

   AUGUST    AUGUST    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD    CYTD
2015    2014    % chg    2015    2014    % chg
                               
Nissan Division Total     122,716     125,224     -2.0     915,358     883,274     3.6
Versa     14,875     14,630     1.7     91,779     98,200     -6.5
Sentra     15,662     17,182     -8.8     140,074     128,659     8.9
Cube     46     347     -86.7     888     2,965     -70.1
Altima     32,327     32,153     0.5     238,200     235,260     1.2
Maxima     4,250     6,110     -30.4     22,930     35,351     -35.1
LEAF     1,393     3,186     -56.3     12,383     18,941     -34.6
Juke     2,360     2,353     0.3     19,354     30,439     -36.4
370Z     635     691     -8.1     5,309     5,441     -2.4
GT-R     65     208     -68.8     891     859     3.7
Total Car     71,613     76,860     -6.8     531,808     556,115     -4.4
Frontier     3,645     6,770     -46.2     42,644     48,510     -12.1
Titan     1,268     1,231     3.0     8,443     8,719     -3.2
Xterra     1,132     1,254     -9.7     9,246     12,092     -23.5
Pathfinder     7,054     7,896     -10.7     56,794     55,224     2.8
Armada     891     1,006     -11.4     8,958     8,411     6.5
Rogue     27,665     21,419     29.2     188,143     137,339     37.0
Murano     5,800     5,594     3.7     39,734     30,659     29.6
Quest     658     744     -11.6     6,953     7,900     -12.0
NV     1,389     1,227     13.2     11,101     9,914     12.0
NV200     1,601     1,223     30.9     11,534     8,391     37
Total Truck     51,103     48,364     5.7     383,550     327,159     17.2
                                     

INFINITI

AUGUST    AUGUST    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD    CYTD
2015    2014    % chg    2015    2014    % chg
                               
Infiniti Total     10,635     9,164     16.1     85,348     77,043     10.8
Infiniti Q40     264     1,546     -82.9     8,348     11,327     -26.3
Infiniti Q50     3,839     2,655     44.6     28,046     23,122     21.3
Infiniti Q60     311     602     -48.3     2,922     5,304     -44.9
Infiniti Q70     626     174     259.8     5,682     3,171     79.2
Infiniti QX50     241     254     -5.1     1,855     1,907     -2.7
Infiniti QX60     3,995     2,600     53.7     25,533     20,431     25.0
Infiniti QX70     273     384     -28.9     3,474     3,662     -5.1
Infiniti QX80     1,086     949     14.4     9,488     8,119     16.9
Total Car     5,040     4,977     1.3     44,998     42,924     4.8
Total Truck     5,595     4,187     33.6     40,350     34,119     18.3
                                     

NISSAN GROUP

AUGUST    AUGUST    Monthly    CYTD    CYTD    CYTD
2015    2014    % chg    2015    2014    % chg
                               
TOTAL VEHICLE     133,351     134,388     -0.8     1,000,706     960,317     4.2
Total Car     76,653     81,837     -6.3     576,806     599,039     -3.7
Total Truck     56,698     52,551     7.9     423,900     361,278     17.3
Selling days     26     27           204     205      

Nissan Corporate Communications
Josh Clifton, 615-725-1767
Josh.Clifton@Nissan-usa.com