• Overall Toyota Canada Inc. sales up 1% versus May 2013
  • Lexus May sales up 14.2% over 2013
  • May sales records for Toyota RAV4, Highlander, Prius c, and Lexus LX   
 
TORONTO, ON., (June 3, 2014) – Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) sold 22,465 vehicles in May, up 1% over last year, with a best-ever month for truck sales of 9,963 units sold, up 6% compared to last May. 
 
Toyota recorded an all-time monthly record of 9,084 trucks sold, led by a record May for the RAV4 with 3,477 units sold, and the Highlander with 914 units, along with strong sales of Tundra with 1,035 units and 4-Runner with 330 units sold
 
Lexus May sales of 1,789 rose 14.2% over 2013, including a May record for the Lexus LX, up 24.2% and the Lexus IS up 165.2%.
 
“New models across our Toyota and Lexus lineup continue to engage customers with new styling, fun-to-drive performance and standard safety and interior amenities,” said Larry Hutchinson, Vice President, Sales, Toyota Canada Inc. “We’re pleased to offer an exciting product lineup with the Toyota Corolla, Toyota RAV4, Toyota Highlander, Lexus IS and Lexus CT, among others.” 
 
Toyota sales highlights for May 2014 (vs. 2013)
  • Toyota sales: 20,129 (up 0.2%)
  • Passenger car sales: 11,045
    • Corolla sales: 6,107 (up 11.1%)
    • Yaris sales: 1,089 (up 0.1%)
  • Truck sales: 9,084 (up 6.2%) :: New record month
  • RAV4 sales: 3,477 (up 1.0%) :: New May record
  • Highlander (including Highlander Hybrid) sales: 914 (up 19.3%) :: New May record
  • Tacoma sales: 1,104 (up 5.2%)
  • Tundra sales: 1,035 (up 65.3%) 
  • 4Runner sales: 330 (up 35.2%)
  • Prius c sales: 452 (up 14.1%) :: New May record
  • Hybrid sales: 1,456 (up 4.0%)
 
Lexus sales highlights for May 2014 (vs. 2013)
  • Lexus sales: 1,789 (up 14.2%)
  • Luxury car sales: 910 (up 26.2%)
    • IS sales: 435 (up 165.2%)
  • Luxury SUV sales: 879 (up 4.0%)
  • LX sales: 41 (up 24.2%) :: New May record
  • RX sales: 739 (up 3.6%)
  • CT sales: 129 (up 35.8%)
  • RXh sales: 64 (up 4.9%)
  • Hybrid sales: 245 (up 9.9%)
 
Scion sales highlights for May 2014 (versus 2013)
  • Scion sales: 547
    • tC sales: 176 (up 8.6%)
    • iQ sales: 53 (up 55.9%)
Please click here for full Toyota Canada Inc. May sales results.   
 
About Toyota Canada Inc.

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota, Lexus and Scion vehicles.  Incorporated in 1964, Toyota has sold more than 4 million vehicles in Canada through a national network of 285 Toyota, Lexus and Scion 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 centres in Toronto and Vancouver.  Toyota operates two manufacturing facilities in Canada which build popular Canadian vehicles Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Matrix, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid.  Toyota Motor Manufacturing Cambridge (TMMC) also manufactures the Toyota RAV4 EV for the North American market.  TMMC is the only manufacturer in Canada to assemble both hybrid and electric vehicles.
 
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