Toronto (Canada), Mar 3 (Entravision) .- Toyota said today that its sales in the United States in the month of February were reduced by 4.3 % and stood at 159,284 units, but added that everything indicates that the demand will be recovered in March.
The sales of the Toyota division fell 5.8 %, after a demand of 140,429 units. But the demand for the division of vehicles luxury Lexus, increased by 8.7 % with the sale of 18,855 vehicles in February.
Jeff Bracken, general manager of Lexus, said in a statement that “the luxury segment has begun the year with good foot. The new IS remains one of the most popular cars in any segment, with sales doubling for the fourth consecutive month” .
sales IS stood at 3,517 units, a 129.6 % increase compared with February 2013.
among the cars of the Toyota division, only the models Corolla, Scion xD, Scion td ended February with increases in demand.
In the segment of vans and suvs urban, RAV4, Highlander, 4Runner and Land Cruiser won demand.