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Nissan Group reports December and 2016 calendar year U.S. sales

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NASHVILLE, TN --(Marketwired - January 04, 2017) -



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2016 2015 % Change
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Total December sales (units) 152,743 139,300 +9.7
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Nissan Division sales 134,545 124,207 +8.3
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INFINITI sales* 18,198 15,093 +20.6
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Calendar Year Total Sales (units) 1,564,423 1,484,918 +5.4
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Nissan Division sales 1,426,130 1,351,420 +5.5
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INFINITI Sales* 138,239 133,498 +3.6
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Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for December 2016 of 152,743 units, an increase of 9.7 percent over the prior year and a December record. For calendar year 2016, Nissan set an all-time record with 1,564,423 total U.S. sales, an increase of 5.4 percent.

Nissan Division calendar year highlights:



-- In 2016, Nissan Division set an all-time record with 1,426,130 total
sales, up 5.5 percent.
-- For the first time, the Rogue crossover was Nissan's top-selling model
with 329,904 sales, an increase of 14.9 percent.
-- In 2016, Nissan trucks, SUVs and crossovers set an all-time record with
668,948 total sales, a 16.2 percent increase over the prior year.
-- Nissan set annual sales records for Rogue, Murano, NV200 and NV.



Nissan Division December highlights:



-- Nissan Division sold a December-record 134,545 vehicles, up 8.3 percent.
-- Sales of Nissan crossovers, trucks and SUVs also set a December record,
up 35.6 percent.
-- Rogue crossover sales set an all-time record at 40,477, an increase of
52.9 percent.
-- Pathfinder SUV sales increased 12 percent to 9,368, also a December
record.
-- Significant gains were also made by TITAN (+331.8 percent), Armada (+114
percent) and Murano (+11.3 percent)
-- Sales of the all-electric Nissan LEAF rose 41 percent to 1,899 in
December.



*INFINITI sales total included for reference. For more information on INFINITI's December 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. December 2016 had 27 selling days, while December 2015 had 28 selling days.



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NISSAN DIVISION DEC DEC Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
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2016 2015 % chg 2016 2015 % chg
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Nissan Division Total 134,545 124,207 8.3 1,426,130 1,351,420 5.5
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Versa 8,918 11,058 -19.4 132,214 144,528 -8.5
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Sentra 17,037 19,760 -13.8 214,709 203,509 5.5
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Cube 0 13 -100.0 15 943 -98.4
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Altima 24,763 29,462 -15.9 307,380 333,398 -7.8
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Maxima 5,293 4,771 10.9 62,670 40,359 55.3
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LEAF 1,899 1,347 41.0 14,006 17,269 -18.9
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Juke 1,290 1,958 -34.1 19,577 27,121 -27.8
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370Z 368 481 -23.5 5,913 7,391 -20.0
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GT-R 46 84 -45.2 698 1,105 -36.8
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Total Car 59,614 68,934 -13.5 757,182 775,623 -2.4
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Frontier 6,069 5,693 6.6 86,926 62,817 38.4
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Titan 4,396 1,018 331.8 21,880 12,140 80.2
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Xterra 0 70 -100.0 38 10,672 -99.6
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Pathfinder 9,368 8,366 12.0 81,701 82,041 -0.4
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Armada 2,474 1,156 114.0 14,035 12,737 10.2
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Rogue 40,477 26,479 52.9 329,904 287,190 14.9
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Murano 7,881 7,083 11.3 86,953 62,907 38.2
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Quest 791 1,703 -53.6 11,115 11,018 0.9
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NV 1,937 1,924 0.7 17,873 16,958 5.4
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NV200 1,538 1,781 -13.6 18,523 17,317 7.0
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Total Truck 74,931 55,273 35.6 668,948 575,797 16.2
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INFINITI DEC DEC Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
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2016 2015 % chg 2016 2015 % chg
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Infiniti Total 18,198 15,093 20.6 138,293 133,498 3.6
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Infiniti Q40 0 31 N/A 59 8,605 -99.3
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Infiniti Q50 5,794 4,678 23.9 44,007 43,874 0.3
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Infiniti Q60 1,018 290 251.0 3,970 3,949 0.5
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Infiniti Q70 580 786 -26.2 5,872 8,449 -30.5
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Infiniti QX30 740 N/A N/A 2,259 N/A N/A
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Infiniti QX50 2,026 1,453 39.4 16,973 5,468 210.4
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Infiniti QX60 4,928 4,987 -1.2 42,120 41,770 0.8
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Infiniti QX70 1,086 697 55.8 6,261 5,737 9.1
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Infiniti QX80 2,026 2,171 -6.7 16,772 15,646 7.2
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Total Car 7,392 5,785 27.8 53,908 64,877 -16.9
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Total Truck 10,806 9,308 16.1 84,385 68,621 23.0
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NISSAN GROUP DEC DEC Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
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2016 2015 % chg 2016 2015 % chg
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TOTAL VEHICLE 152,743 139,300 9.7 1,564,423 1,484,918 5.4
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Total Car 67,006 74,719 -10.3 811,090 840,500 -3.5
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Total Truck 85,737 64,581 32.8 753,333 644,418 16.9
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Selling days 27 28 307 308
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Nissan Corporate Communications
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