Record Sales in October for Subaru
Subaru is one of the most loved vehicle brands on the market, and it’s no surprise that it’s doing well when it comes to selling vehicles. The Japanese carmaker reported record sales for the month of October, with 53,760 units being sold, which was an overall increase of 4.1% from October of last year. The automaker also reported an overall increase in year-to-date sales, with a 4.2% gain from the same period in 2015.
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“With four consecutive months of sales exceeding 50,000 vehicles, we have the momentum to achieve our eighth consecutive all-time sales record in 2016,” said Thomas J. Doll, president and COO of Subaru of America, Inc. “These continuing record breaking results are a testament to the dedication, commitment and perseverance of our retailers.”
October marked an impressive 32-month consecutive streak of sales over 40,000 units per month and the month of October marked 59 consecutive months of yearly month-over-month growth for Subaru. The popular Outback, Forester, and Crosstrek models were the bread-winners, with 41,705 units sold of the total 53,760.
“As we head into the final two months of the year, we are very pleased to have improved availability for Legacy and Outback, as well as the arrival of the all-new 2017 Impreza,” said Jeff Walters, senior vice president of sales, Subaru of America, Inc. “We are also looking forward to continuing our popular annual ‘Share the Love’ event with its tradition of giving back to the community.”
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With the Share the Love event gearing up, Subaru should definitely see this continued increase in sales heading into the new year.