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September 2016: Nissan Group U.S.

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Nissan Group reports September 2016 U.S. sales

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for September 2016 of 127,797 units, an increase of 5 percent over the prior year and a September record.

Nissan highlights:

  • Nissan division sales set a September record with sales 116,384, up 4 percent.
  • Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set a September record, up 20 percent.
  • Sales of the Rogue crossover set a September record with sales 26,459, up 6 percent.
  • Sales of the Murano crossover set a September record with sales 7,536, up 46 percent.
  • Sales of the Frontier pickup truck increased 65 percent to 7,596.
  • Nissan Maxima sales climbed to 6,569, up 70 percent.

 

NISSAN DIVISION

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2016

2015

% chg

2016

2015

% chg

Nissan Division Total

116,384

111,562

4.3

1,086,249

1,026,920

5.8

Versa

11,553

18,053

-36.0

106,455

109,832

-3.1

Sentra

13,670

14,196

-3.7

169,476

154,270

9.9

Cube

0

24

-100.0

15

912

-98.4

Altima

25,031

24,224

3.3

242,321

262,424

-7.7

Maxima

6,569

3,871

69.7

49,376

26,801

84.2

LEAF

1,316

1,247

5.5

9,238

13,630

-32.2

Juke

947

2,108

-55.1

16,214

21,462

-24.5

370Z

513

573

-10.5

4,805

5,882

-18.3

GT-R

82

38

115.8

537

929

-42.2

Total Car

59,681

64,334

-7.2

598,437

596,142

0.4

Frontier

7,596

4,617

64.5

69,388

47,261

46.8

Titan

2,484

1,078

130.4

10,974

9,521

15.3

Xterra

0

766

-100.0

38

10,012

-99.6

Pathfinder

8,028

6,203

29.4

59,111

62,997

-6.2

Armada

1,712

841

103.6

8,083

9,799

-17.5

Rogue

26,459

25,064

5.6

241,619

213,207

13.3

Murano

7,536

5,166

45.9

60,782

44,900

35.4

Quest

209

656

-68.1

10,055

7,609

32.1

NV

1,395

1,437

-2.9

13,383

12,538

6.7

NV200

1,284

1,400

-8.3

14,379

12,934

11

Total Truck

56,703

47,228

20.1

487,812

430,778

13.2

 

INFINITI

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2016

2015

% chg

2016

2015

% chg

Infiniti Total

11,413

10,220

11.7

96,775

95,568

1.3

Infiniti Q40

0

155

-100.0

59

8,503

-99.3

Infiniti Q50

4,359

3,557

22.5

31,163

31,603

-1.4

Infiniti Q60

497

258

92.6

1,413

3,180

-55.6

Infiniti Q70

402

622

-35.4

4,495

6,304

-28.7

Infiniti QX30

249

0

N/A

323

0

N/A

Infiniti QX50

1,215

263

362.0

12,399

2,118

485.4

Infiniti QX60

3,126

3,845

-18.7

31,067

29,378

5.7

Infiniti QX70

363

476

-23.7

4,062

3,950

2.8

Infiniti QX80

1,202

1,044

15.1

11,794

10,532

12.0

Total Car

5,258

4,592

14.5

37,130

49,590

-25.1

Total Truck

6,155

5,628

9.4

59,645

45,978

29.7

 

NISSAN GROUP

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER

Monthly

CYTD

CYTD

CYTD

2016

2015

% chg

2016

2015

% chg

TOTAL VEHICLE

127,797

121,782

4.9

1,183,024

1,122,488

5.4

Total Car

64,939

68,926

-5.8

635,567

645,732

-1.6

Total Truck

62,858

52,856

18.9

547,457

476,756

14.8

Selling days

25

25

 

229

229

 

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Again, weak passenger car sales from a weak lineup. Rouge is decent, Kitano is overwhelmingly overpriced and outclassed in its segment, as is the Maxima.

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