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September 01, 2016 12:31 ET

Infiniti Reports U.S. Sales for August 2016

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - September 01, 2016) -

    
  2016 2015 % Change
       
August Sales 10,439 10,635 -1.8
    
Total Sales 85,362 85,348 0
    

INFINITI today reported sales of 10,439 vehicles in the U.S. during August, a decrease of 1.8 percent versus prior year.

The QX80 full-size luxury crossover had its best August ever, with 1,261 units sold, an increase of 16.1 percent. The QX50 luxury crossover saw its second best August, with an increase of 398 percent to 1,200 units. Overall, INFINITI crossovers and sport utility vehicles are were up 8.8 percent for the month, and 32.6 percent year to date.

                   
   Aug  Aug  Monthly  CYTD  CYTD  CYTD
   2016  2015  % chg  2016  2015  % chg
                   
INFINITI Total  10,439  10,635  -1.8  85,362  85,348  0
Q40  0  264  ---  59  8,348  -99.3
Q50  3,745  3,839  -2.4  26,804  28,046  -4.4
Q60  169  311  -45.7  916  2,922  -68.7
Q70  439  626  -29.9  4,093  5,682  -28.0
QX30  74  0  ---  74  0  ---
QX50  1,200  241  397.9  11,184  1,855  502.9
QX60  3,268  3,995  -18.2  27,941  25,533  9.4
QX70  283  273  3.7  3,699  3,474  6.5
QX80  1,261  1,086  16.1  10,592  9,488  11.6
Car  4,353  5,040  -13.6  31,872  44,998  -29.2
CUV/SUV  6,086  5,595  8.8  53,490  40,350  32.6
             

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, United Kingdom and China. INFINITI plans to also expand manufacturing into Mexico by 2017. INFINITI design studios are located in Atsugi-Shi near Yokohama, London, San Diego and Beijing.

INFINITI is in the middle of a major product offensive. The brand has been widely acclaimed for its daring design and innovative driver-assistance technologies. From the 2016 season, INFINITI is a technical partner of the Renault Sport Formula 1® team, contributing its expertise in hybrid performance.

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