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Aug 1, 2013

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[USA] Subaru Reports Record-High July Sales

- Company posts best-ever July sales for the Forester, Outback and Impreza models
- Subaru sales continue to grow at record pace

Cherry Hill, N.J., - Subaru of America, Inc. today reported 35,994 vehicle sales for the month of July, a 43 percent increase over July 2012. The company also posted best-ever July sales for the Forester, Outback and Impreza models. Year-to-date sales for Subaru total 240,591 – 27 percent higher than the same period in 2012.

July sales for Forester reached 9841, 52 percent higher than July 2012. Outback and Impreza monthly sales also increased 23 percent and 12 percent, respectively, over July 2012.

"Subaru sales have been on the rise for the past five years and we are excited to have achieved another record," said Thomas J. Doll, president and chief operating officer, Subaru of America, Inc.

Carline

Jul-13

Jul-12

% Chg

Jul-13

Jul-12

% Chg

MTD

MTD

MTD

YTD

YTD

YTD

Forester

9,841

6,453

52.5%

60,589

43,549

39.1%

Impreza

5,614

4,553

23.3%

35,167

44,411

-20.8%

Impreza WRX

1,471

925

59%

11,024

7,769

41.9%

Legacy

3,142

3,321

-5.4%

26,550

27,593

-3.8%

Outback

10,456

9,282

12.7%

71,767

63,336

13.3%

Tribeca

128

151

-15.2%

994

1,242

-20%

BRZ

706

498

41.8%

4,774

1,587

200.8%

XV Crosstrek

4,636

n/a

n/a

29,726

n/a

n/a

TOTAL

35,994

25,183

43%

240,591

189,487

27%


"At our current pace, selling 400,000 vehicles in 2013 is certainly within reach," said Bill Cyphers, senior vice president of sales, Subaru of America, Inc.