Nissan Car Sales reports August 2015 United States sales







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: September 1, 2015
Categories: Nissan, Nissan Financial

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for August 2015 of 133,351 units, a decrease of 1 percent over the prior year. On a "Daily Selling Rate" basis, Nissan Group U.S. sales increased 3 percent over August 2014, a month that included the U.S. Labor Day holiday and one additional selling day.

August 2015 August 2014 % Change
Year-Over-Year
Nissan Group Total sales (units) 133,351 134,388 -0.8
Nissan Division sales 122,716 125,224 -2.0
Infiniti sales* 10,635 9,164 +16.1

Nissan highlights:

  • Overall sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs set an August record, up 6 percent.
  • Sales of the Nissan Rogue crossover had its best month ever with 27,665 sales, an increase of 29.2 percent.
  • Sales of the Murano crossover increased 4 percent to 5,800.
  • Nissan's best-selling vehicle – Altima – set an August record with 32,327 sales, up 1 percent.

*Infiniti sales total included for reference. For more information on Infiniti's August sales performance, please visit InfinitiNews.com.

NOTE: To ensure consistency in global sales reporting, Nissan North America calculates monthly variances on a straight-percentage basis, unadjusted for the number of selling days. August 2015 had 26 selling days, while August 2014 had 27 selling days.

NISSAN DIVISION AUGUST AUGUST Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
2015 2014 % chg 2015 2014 % chg
Nissan Division Total 122,716 125,224 -2.0 915,358 883,274 3.6
Versa 14,875 14,630 1.7 91,779 98,200 -6.5
Sentra 15,662 17,182 -8.8 140,074 128,659 8.9
Cube 46 347 -86.7 888 2,965 -70.1
Altima 32,327 32,153 0.5 238,200 235,260 1.2
Maxima 4,250 6,110 -30.4 22,930 35,351 -35.1
LEAF 1,393 3,186 -56.3 12,383 18,941 -34.6
Juke 2,360 2,353 0.3 19,354 30,439 -36.4
370Z 635 691 -8.1 5,309 5,441 -2.4
GT-R 65 208 -68.8 891 859 3.7
Total Car 71,613 76,860 -6.8 531,808 556,115 -4.4
Frontier 3,645 6,770 -46.2 42,644 48,510 -12.1
Titan 1,268 1,231 3.0 8,443 8,719 -3.2
Xterra 1,132 1,254 -9.7 9,246 12,092 -23.5
Pathfinder 7,054 7,896 -10.7 56,794 55,224 2.8
Armada 891 1,006 -11.4 8,958 8,411 6.5
Rogue 27,665 21,419 29.2 188,143 137,339 37.0
Murano 5,800 5,594 3.7 39,734 30,659 29.6
Quest 658 744 -11.6 6,953 7,900 -12.0
NV 1,389 1,227 13.2 11,101 9,914 12.0
NV200 1,601 1,223 30.9 11,534 8,391 37
Total Truck 51,103 48,364 5.7 383,550 327,159 17.2
INFINITI AUGUST AUGUST Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
2015 2014 % chg 2015 2014 % chg
Infiniti Total 10,635 9,164 16.1 85,348 77,043 10.8
Infiniti Q40 264 1,546 -82.9 8,348 11,327 -26.3
Infiniti Q50 3,839 2,655 44.6 28,046 23,122 21.3
Infiniti Q60 311 602 -48.3 2,922 5,304 -44.9
Infiniti Q70 626 174 259.8 5,682 3,171 79.2
Infiniti QX50 241 254 -5.1 1,855 1,907 -2.7
Infiniti QX60 3,995 2,600 53.7 25,533 20,431 25.0
Infiniti QX70 273 384 -28.9 3,474 3,662 -5.1
Infiniti QX80 1,086 949 14.4 9,488 8,119 16.9
Total Car 5,040 4,977 1.3 44,998 42,924 4.8
Total Truck 5,595 4,187 33.6 40,350 34,119 18.3
NISSAN GROUP AUGUST AUGUST Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
2015 2014 % chg 2015 2014 % chg
TOTAL VEHICLE 133,351 134,388 -0.8 1,000,706 960,317 4.2
Total Car 76,653 81,837 -6.3 576,806 599,039 -3.7
Total Truck 56,698 52,551 7.9 423,900 361,278 17.3
Selling days 26 27 204 205

 

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