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Toyota Canada Inc. Carries Sales Momentum Into 2018

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TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - After a record year of sales in 2017, Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) marked a best-ever January with 12,060 units sold, up 2.5% from last year.

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With achieving a new January record, the Toyota division reported sales of 11,168 units, up 2.8% compared to last year, and the Lexus division reported 1,314 luxury vehicles sold, up 0.1% compared to last year.

Truck sales remain strong

Trucks continued to boost overall TCI sales with a new January record: 8,585 units sold, up 6.8% from 2017. Led by the RAV4, Tacoma and Sienna, Toyota division sold 7,514 trucks and SUVs, up 7.1% compared to last year. The NX, RX and LX led Lexus luxury SUV sales of 1,071 units, up 4.4% compared to last year.

Additional January Sales Highlights

  • Toyota division hybrid sales of 991 units, up 2% (new January record)
  • Toyota RAV4 sales of 2,758 units, up 2.4% (new January record)
  • Toyota Sienna sales of 1,048 units, up 7.5% (new January record)
  • Toyota Tacoma sales of 1,018, up 24.3% (new January record)
  • Lexus RX sales of 561 units, up 1.3%
  • Lexus NX sales of 393 units, up 10.4% (new January record)
  • Lexus IS sales of 151 units, up 7.9% (new January record)

Please click here for full TCI January sales results

About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles.  Toyota has sold over 5 million vehicles in Canada through a national network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and reliability in the vehicles Canadians drive and the service they receive. TCI's head office is located in Toronto, with regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and parts distribution centres in Toronto and Vancouver.  Toyota operates two manufacturing facilities in Canada. Having produced more than seven million vehicles, popular Canadian models built at these facilities include Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid.

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