Toronto, ON, November 1, 2016 – Lexus is reporting its best month ever for Canadian sales with a 5.9% increase in overall sales and a total of 2,418 units sold. Lexus luxury SUV sales were led by the RX, with 853 units sold, up 30.4% compared to 2015.
Hybrid Sales Continue to Increase
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) October hybrid sales continued to grow with a total of 1,418 vehicles sold, up 18.5% compared to last year. Toyota brand hybrid sales were up 15.8% with 1,181 vehicles sold. Hybrid vehicles represented 7.8% of TCI’s total sales for the month.
TCI Overall Sales Track with Industry Decline
Tracking with an overall industry decline, TCI reported a 5.8% decline in overall sales with a total of 18,066 Toyota, Lexus and Scion vehicles sold during the month of October. The Toyota division (including Scion) recorded sales of 15,648 units, down 7.4% compared to 2015, while the Lexus division experienced a 5.9% increase in sales with a total of 2,418 units sold.
Additional October 2016 highlights:
- Toyota Corolla, with 3,907 units sold (up 20.7%, supported by the all-new Corolla iM)
- Toyota Highlander, with 1,081 units sold (up 14.3%)
- Toyota Sienna, with 1,047 units sold (up 15.3%)
- Toyota 4Runner, with 635 units sold (up 10.2%)
Please click here for full Toyota Canada Inc. October sales results.
About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sold over 5 million vehicles in Canada through a national network of 286 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and reliability in the vehicles Canadians drive and the service they receive. TCI’s head office is located in Toronto, with regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and parts distribution centers in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates two manufacturing facilities in Canada. Having produced more than seven million vehicles, popular Canadian models built at these facilities include Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid.