Mazda Canada sales overtake a market, boost 5% in Mar 2013

— Third uninterrupted sales boost led by Mazda3 and Mazda2 compact
cars —

TORONTO, Apr 2, 2013 /CNW/ – Mazda Canada announced sales for March
2013 currently totaling 8,153, that represents an boost of 5% compared
to Mar 2012. Total year-to-date sales are adult by 3% over a first
entertain of 2012.

Sales final month were led by a compress Mazda3, that enjoyed a best
Mar given 2010 and second best Mar ever with 4,848 sold. Almost 50%
of all Mazda3’s sole in Mar were versed with a fuel-efficient
SKYACTIV Technology, that saves consumers income during a pumps while
charity an refreshing pushing experience.

“Canadians adore to buy compress cars, and a Mazda3 with SKYACTIV
Technology had a good month in March, that helped Mazda overtake the
market,” pronounced Vito Paladino, Director of Sales Operations during Mazda
Canada. “The recognition of new Mazda vehicles with SKYACTIV Technology
continues to gleam each month, as consumer recognition continues to
grow.”

The CX-5 had a best month on record in Mar with 1,771 vehicles sold,
representing a 7% benefit over 2012. The 2014 CX-5 is now accessible with
an all-new 2.5L gasoline engine that produces 184 horsepower and 185
lb-ft of torque while still progressing a glorious fuel economy
standards set by a 2.0L CX-5 a year ago. Sales of a all-new
SKYACTIV Mazda6 also rose by 17% in March, that is also a best March
given 2010.

March Highlights

  • Best ever sales month on record for CX-5, rising 7% year-over-year
  • Mazda3 enjoys best Mar sales given 2010, adult 25% over 2012
  • Mazda Canada sum sales is best Mar given 2008
  • Mazda2 sales jumped 48% in March
  • SKYACTIV Technology vehicles accounted for 53% of all sales in March

Mazda Canada Inc. is obliged for a sales and marketing, customer
use and tools support of Mazda vehicles in Canada. Headquartered in
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Mazda Canada has a national network of 165
dealerships. For additional information revisit Mazda Canada’s media
website during www.media.mazda.ca

 

SOURCE: Mazda Canada Inc.