Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) set a June record of 8,716 trucks sold, up 12.6% versus 2012, leading to the new all-time best first half of the year for TCI truck sales with 45,299 trucks sold, up 10.7%.
Leading the way was the Toyota RAV4, which had a best-ever June, with sales of 3,193, up 38.8%. It’s the RAV4’s fifth consecutive best-ever month, meaning a new record has been set each month the all-new model has been on the market. For the first half of the year, RAV4 sales were 16,660, up 36.3%.
It was also a record June for the Toyota Tacoma 4×4, with 956 sold, up 21.3%, bringing the first half total for all Tacoma sales to 5,115, up 11%.
Overall, TCI sold 18,338 vehicles in June, down 4% versus 2012. For the first six months of the year, TCI sales were 97,176, down 0.9% versus the first half of 2012.
Toyota sales highlights for June 2013 (vs. 2012)
Toyota sales: 16,625
Toyota passenger car sales: 8,617
Avalon sales: 129 (up 578.9%)
Camry Hybrid sales: 378 (up 21.2%)
Prius c sales: 324 (up 19.1%) :: new June record
Toyota truck sales: 8,008 (up 14.8%) :: new June record
Highlander sales: 615 (up 27.1%)
Highlander Hybrid sales: 89 (up 15.6%)
RAV4 sales: 3,193 (up 38.8%) :: new June record
Sequoia sales: 61 (up 27.1%)
Tacoma 4X2 sales: 48 (up 152.6%)
Tacoma 4X4 sales: 956 (up 21.3%) :: new June record