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Jul 4, 2017

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[Canada] Sizzling Summer Sales for Subaru Canada: Results Up 6.1%

- Best June sales ever at 5,088 units, leading to 26,433 units sold so far in 2017
- Record June results for Forester, Impreza and WRX/STI, with increases of 17.6, 31.8 and 12.0 percent respectively.

(MISSISSAUGA) — Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to announce its best ever June sales with results up 6.1 percent and 5,088 units retailed. With sales of 26,433 at the six-month mark, Subaru looks to surpass 2016’s annual sales record of 50,190 units.

The Western region increased sales by 11.0 percent over the same month last year. Ontario increased sales by 10.6 percent and Quebec set a record with an 8.0 percent uptick in June.

The capable Forester, Subaru’s volume leader and AJAC’s (Automobile Journalists Association of Canada) Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year, achieved sales of 1,491 units for a 17.6 percent increase over last year, setting a record for June. Impreza achieved a new record with 1,011 units sold for a 31.8 percent increase over last June, and the sporty WRX/STI notched a 12.0 percent increase, with 410 units retailed.

“With warm days, upcoming holidays and road trips on peoples’ minds, we are proud to enable Canadian summer adventures with a strong product offering that becomes an extension of our customers’ lives,” said Yasushi Enami, chairman, president and CEO of Subaru Canada, Inc. “We look forward to 2017 being another historic year for Subaru Canada, Inc.”


June
5,088 Month's actual
4,795 Previous year (same month)
293 Difference
6.1% MTD sales vs. STLY
   
26,433 2017 YTD
23,915 2016 YTD
2,518 Difference
10.5% YTD sales vs. STLY
   
16,011 Q2 2017
14,472 Q2 2016
1,539 Difference
10.6% Current quarter sales vs. STLY