Nissan premium brand Infiniti has achieved its best sales month and first quarter sales in its history. Infiniti sold 67,367 vehicles globally in Q1, an 18% increase compared to the same period last year. In March, it sold 28,406 vehicles globally, a 14% increase from last March.
Roland Krueger, president of Infiniti Motor Company said: “It is gratifying to see that customers around the world continue to appreciate the design, performance and quality they expect from Infiniti. The Infiniti team, and in particular our retail partners, can be very proud of the record first quarter and record month, following our record year in 2016. Our momentum is of course led by new products, with the Q30 and Q60 now on sale in key global markets. The momentum continues next week when we unveil the QX80 Monograph full-size SUV design study in New York, and the QX50 SUV crossover concept in Shanghai the following week.”
Infiniti also achieved all-time sales records in Q1 2017 across other regions:
The US had its best quarter ever, with 43,561 vehicles sold in Q1 2017, a 33% increase. In March, the US had it best month ever with 18,266 vehicles sold, a 33% increase. Canada had a record Q1 with 2,800 vehicles sold, and a record March with 1,292 vehicles sold.
In China, Infiniti had the best Q1 in its history, with more than 10,000 vehicles sold, an increase of 4%. Infiniti also had its best March in China, with 4,050 vehicles sold, a 6% increase compared to last March.
In Asia and Oceania, Infiniti achieved all time quarterly records in Australia, Taiwan and other A&O markets.