Subaru Canada, Inc.

Subaru Canada, Inc.

February 01, 2007 16:51 ET

2007 Sales Up for Subaru Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 1, 2007) - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today announced that January sales of its lineup of All-Wheel Drive vehicles reached 1,089 units, an increase of 2.3 per cent over January of last year.

The growth was driven by an all-time January record sales month for Impreza, with retails of 474 units outstripping last January by 73.6 per cent. Customer demand for Forester was strong as well, with 240 units beating January, 2006, by 31.1 per cent.

"Subaru is delighted to enter the new year building on the sales momentum that it built in 2006," said Katsuhiro Yokoyama, chairman, president and CEO of SCI. "Increasing numbers of drivers are being attracted to the Subaru family of vehicles for the power, control and safety of our Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive System, and for the outstanding passive safety protection that has collected top marks from independent organizations such as the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration."

Subaru Canada, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, the company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of 95 authorized dealers across Canada.

Contact Information

  • Subaru Canada, Inc.
    Elaine Griffin
    (905) 568-4959
    (905) 568-8087 (FAX)