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Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius finishes on top for ninth straight month: August sales ranking

The Japan Automobile Dealers Association (JADA) and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association have announced their sales ranking for August 2016. According to these results, the Toyota Prius finished on top for the ninth consecutive month with 17,503 units (up 164.5%).
Nissan Dayz

Nissan Dayz sales at 3rd place for kei cars for first time in 5 months in August

According to August new kei-car sales figures published by the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, the Nissan Dayz made a comeback rising for the first time in 5 months to 3rd place with sales of 7,268 (-21.2%).
Yamaha WR250R

Japan light motorcycle sales down for all 4 top makers for 4th straight month in July

According to new motorcycle sales figures for July released by the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, sales were down 10.0% from the previous year at 4,557 units sold, marking the 8th month of decline.
Honda N-Box

Prius tops list of new car sales in June for 7th straight month

According to June sales figures published by the Japan Automobile Sales Association and the Japan Mini Vehicles Association, the Toyota Prius leads the pack for the 7th straight month with 28,785 units sold. This represents 163.6% year-on-year growth.
Mitsubishi's eK Space and eK Wagon

Significant decline in mini car sales led by Mitsubishi and Nissan: 2016 first-half results

The Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association announced its sales results of mini cars for the first half of the 2016 calendar year (January to December). According to these results, due to the impact of the fuel economy scandal, sales for Mitsubishi and Nissan dropped significantly by over 30% from the previous year.
Mitsubishi eK Wagon

Japan kei car sales by brand shows Mitsubishi and Nissan down over 70% in June

According to June domestic kei car sales figures released by the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, Mitsubishi and Nissan both saw significant year-over-year losses for two straight months.
Showroom at Honda headquarters in Minami Aoyama, Tokyo (reference image)

Honda’s motorcycle sales drop 30% due to damages from Kumamoto earthquake; May results

The Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association has announced its sales results of new motorcycles for May 2016. According to these results, motorcycle sales fell 3.6% from the previous year to 5,550 units.
Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius takes top spot for sixth consecutive month; May sales ranking

The Japan Automobile Dealers Association and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association have announced their sales ranking for May 2016. According to these results, the Toyota Prius topped the list for the sixth month in a row, selling 21,527 units (up 145.2% yoy).
Yamaha MT-25

Top four motorcycle brands record deficits for second straight month; May results

The Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association has announced its sales data of motorcycles for May 2016. According to these results, total sales of motorcycles fell 15.8% from the previous year, to 4,010 units, resulting in a deficit for the sixth consecutive month.
Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius and Aqua top Japan best-seller list for 1st time in 4 months in April

According to April new car sales figures assembled by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, the Toyota Prius continues its run at top place in Japan for the 5th straight month with a total of 20,770 units sold (+136.9%).
Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius tops new car sales for 4th straight month in March

According to the March new car sales figures released by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association (JADA) and Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, the top-seller is the Toyota Prius for the fourth straight month with 31,424 units sold (up 69.0%).
Toyota Aqua

Toyota Aqua finishes atop sales ranking for fourth consecutive year; fiscal 2015 results

The Japan Automobile Dealers Association and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association announced its sales ranking for fiscal 2015 (April 2015 to March 2016) where the Toyota Aqua finished in first place for the fourth consecutive year with 192,399 units.
Daihatsu Tanto Custom

New Prius knocks Tanto out of new car sales 1st place for 3rd month

According to February new car sales figures by model released by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association and Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, the Toyota Prius is at the top spot for the third month in a row with 19,010 units sold, a 44.9% year-over-year increase.
Kawasaki Ninja 250

Motorcycle and scooter sales down 5.2% in February with favorable sales for Kawasaki

According to February motorcycle and scooter sales figures released by the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, sales were down 5.2% from the previous year at 3,203 units, marking the third month of year-over-year decrease.
Honda N-Box

Japan kei car sales down 9.1% in February at 176,165 units

According to sales figures for new kei cars for February released by the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, sales were down 9.1% from the previous year at 176,165, marking the 14th straight month of decrease.
Suzuki Wagon R (previous model)

Sales of pre-owned mini cars down for first time in five years

The Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association announced the sales results of pre-owned mini cars for the 2015 calendar year (January to December). According to these results, sales were down 1.1% from the previous year to 3,054,666 units, resulting in its first deficit in five years.
The top 3 ranked vehicles: Aqua, N-BOX, and Tanto

Toyota Aqua tops overall sales for first time in two years; 2015 ranking

The Japan Automobile Dealers Association and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association have announced its overall sales ranking of new vehicles for 2015 (January to December). According to these results, the Toyota Aqua finished on top for the first time in two years with 215,525 units (down 7.6% from the previous year).
Honda N-BOX

Honda N-BOX tops mini car sales for first time in two years; 2015 ranking

The Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association announced its sales ranking of new mini cars for 2015. According to these results, the Honda N-BOX finished on top for the first time in two years by rising 2.8% from the previous year to 184,920 units.
Suzuki Hustler

Kei auto sales in 2015 fall below 2 million for the first time in three years

Japan Mini Vehicle Association reported that kei auto sales in 2015 declined for the first time in four years, down 16.6 year-on-year to 1,896,201 units.
Toyota Aqua

Toyota Aqua tops sales ranking for eighth consecutive month in November

According to the November sales ranking of new vehicles established by the Japan Automobile Dealers Association and the Japan Light Motor Vehicle and Motorcycle Association, the Toyota Aqua finished on top for the eighth consecutive month with 15,237 units (down 7.8%).
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