Mazda Canada sales results for October 2013

— Mazda3 sees best October sales in its ten year history —

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2013 /CNW/ – Mazda Canada announced sales for October
today totaling 5,786, marking the best October sales since 2008.
Sales in October increased 14% compared to the previous year.

Sales in October were led by the compact Mazda3, with 3,821 sold. In its
first full month on sale, the all-new 2014 Mazda3 clearly resonated
with consumers, helping to increase the carline’s sales by 52% over
October 2012. 63% of all Mazda3s sold in October were equipped with the
fuel-efficient SKYACTIV Technology, which also accounted for 65% of all
Mazda vehicles sold in the month of October.

“Our dealers and consumers are equally excited to see the all-new 2014
Mazda3 now in dealer showrooms, as proved by the first full month on
sale,” said David Klan, Senior Director, Sales, Marketing Regional
Operations. “With such a successful start, I think everyone would agree
we have a winner on our hands.”

With total sales of 1,167, the 2014 CX-5 has now enjoyed nine
consecutive months of increased sales, rising year-over-year by 22% and
57% year-to-date compared to 2012.

October Highlights

  • CX-5 sales up for nine consecutive months, up 22% in October
  • Mazda3 sales jump 52%, best October sales on record
  • MX-5 sales increased by 43% year over year
  • Passenger car sales rose by 22% over October 2012
  • SKYACTIV Technology vehicles accounted for 65% of all sales in October
  • Total vehicle sales increased by 14% in October

Mazda Canada Inc. is responsible for the sales and marketing, customer
service and parts support of Mazda vehicles in Canada. Headquartered in
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Mazda Canada has a nationwide network of 162
dealerships. For additional information visit Mazda Canada’s media
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SOURCE Mazda Canada Inc.