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Nissan North America’s November sales set new record at over 100,000 sold

On December 11, Nissan North America published its US new car sales for November. Total sales for the month set a new record for November at 107,083 units. This is a 3.8% year-over-year increase and marks the 3rd straight month of year-over-year increase.

November set a new record for the Nissan brand, which saw total sales of 95,389, a 3.9% year-over-year increase which makes it the 3rd straight month of increase. For passenger cars, the flagship Altima sold 220,564 units. This is a 9.9% decrease which marks the 2nd month of decrease. The Sentra sold 14,505 units, a 7.2% increase which marks the 3rd straight month of increase over the last year. The Versa sold 9,783 units, making a 5.4% increase and the 4th month of increase. The new Maxima, which was released in June, saw an 18.3% increase in sales at 3,884 units, marking its 2nd month of increase.

For light trucks including SUVs, pickups and minivans, the Rogue, which underwent a model change and was released in December 2013, set a new record for November at 22,565 units sold. This is a 49.8% increase over the previous year and marks the 16th straight month of increase. The Frontier compact pickup’s sales continued their downward trend, dropping 19.5% at 5,099 units. The new Murano rose 45.2% at 5,574 units.

The Infiniti brand saw a 2.6% increase with 11,694 units sold, marking its 10th straight month of year-over-year increase. The flagship Q50 sold 3,782 units, a drop of 10.3% that marks the 11th month of decrease. The QX60 SUV saw a 27.6% increase from the previous year at 3,736 units, making its 8th month of increase.

Nissan’s 2014 US sales were 1,386,895 units, which was an 11.1% increase over the previous year. The period of January to November 2015 showed a 6% year-over-year increase with a total of 1,345,618 units.

(Translated by Greg Scott)