Skip to Main Content

« Back to News

Mazda Canada reports sales for October 2014

RICHMOND HILL, ON, Nov. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Mazda Canada announced sales for October 2014 today totaling 6,074, which is an increase of 5% compared to October 2013 and represents the best October sales month since 2008. Total year-to-date sales of 62,995 are up by 3% versus the same period in 2013. 

Sales in October were led by the compact Mazda3 with 3,169 sold. Year to date, the Mazda3 sales have increased by 6% compared to 2013. The CX-5 was the second-best selling model for Mazda in October, and enjoyed its best October on record with a jump of 68% versus October 2013. Year-to-date the CX-5 is up by 14% versus 2013. In October, 89% of all Mazda vehicles sold were equipped with the fuel-efficient SKYACTIV Technology.

Mazda recently announced that its all-new compact crossover SUV, named the Mazda CX-3, will make its world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show, running from November 21 through November 30, 2014. The CX-3 will join the automaker's growing crossover SUV lineup, which already includes the sporty CX-5 and three-row CX-9 models.

"With winter quickly approaching, Canadians will want to look for a vehicle with the confidence of all-wheel drive, and we have several fun-to-drive SUV options to offer. The fuel-efficient CX-5 and family-friendly CX-9 offer great value, and next year we'll have another option for families and consumers with an active lifestyle," said David Klan, Senior Director, Sales, Marketing & Regional Operations.

October Highlights

  • Total vehicle sales rose by 5% in October, best October since 2008
  • CX-5 sales jumped 68% compared to October 2013, best October sales on record
  • Mazda6 sales increased 31% versus October 2013
  • Mazda2 sales are up 11% year-over-year
  • Mazda5 sales rose by 24% year-over-year
  • SKYACTIV Technology vehicles accounted for 89% of all sales in October
 

October

October

YOY

YTD

YTD

YOY

 

2014

2013

Change

2014

2013

Change

Mazda2

294

266

10.5%

2,130

3,523

-39.5%

Mazda3

3,169

3,821

-17.1%

36,185

34,024

6.4%

Mazda5

255

206

23.8%

3,360

3,183

5.6%

Mazda6

275

210

31.0%

2,703

3,896

-30.6%

MX-5

18

20

-10.0%

498

523

-4.8%

Passenger Car

4,011

4,523

-11.3%

44,876

45,149

-0.6%

             

CX-5

1,960

1,167

68.0%

17,007

14,966

13.6%

CX-9

103

96

7.3%

1,112

1,275

-12.8%

Light Truck

2,063

1,263

63.3%

18,119

16,241

11.6%

             

MAZDA TOTAL

6,074

5,786

5.0%

62,995

61,390

2.6%

About Mazda Canada Inc.
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 165 dealerships. For additional information visit Mazda Canada's media website at www.media.mazda.ca

SOURCE Mazda Canada Inc.

For further information: Sandra Lemaitre, Director, Public Relations, (905) 787-7167, slemaitr@mazda.ca

print email rss
COPYRIGHT Warning: All photography is for editorial use only, may not be used for marketing, merchandising or advertising.