March 2018March 2017% Change
 Nissan Group Total sales (units)162,535168,832-3.7
Nissan Division sales 145,103150,566-3.6
INFINITI sales* 17,43218,266-4.6

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nissan Group today announced total U.S. sales for March 2018 of 162,535 units, a decrease of 4% compared to the previous year.

Nissan highlights:

  • Nissan Rogue posted the best monthly performance in the nameplate's history with 42,151 sales, up 7%.
  • Armada SUV sales rose 39% to 4,288 units, a March record.
  • Frontier truck sales rose to 8,932 units, up 28%.
  • Sentra compact sales increased 14% to 25,123 units.

*INFINITI sales total included for reference. For more information on INFINITI’s March 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. March 2018 had 28 selling days, while March 2017 had 27 selling days.

Contact
Chris Keeffe
Nissan Corporate Communications
615-725-5264
chris.keeffe@nissan-usa.com

 NISSAN DIVISIONMAR MAR Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
 2018 2017 % chg 2018 2017 % chg
            
 Nissan Division Total145,103  150,566  -3.6  375,116  373,330  0.5 
 Versa10,921  12,336  -11.5  25,365  31,075  -18.4 
 Sentra25,123  21,960  14.4  60,002  51,414  16.7 
 Altima23,518  28,511  -17.5  63,406  73,985  -14.3 
 Maxima5,034  6,961  -27.7  13,754  15,597  -11.8 
 LEAF1,500  1,478  1.5  2,545  3,287  -22.6 
 Juke142  1,487  -90.5  456  4,088  -88.8 
 370Z447  500  -10.6  983  1,248  -21.2 
 GT-R66  75  -12.0  135  195  -30.8 
 Total Car66,751  73,308  -8.9  166,646  180,889  -7.9 
 Frontier8,932  6,973  28.1  22,825  15,566  46.6 
 Titan4,912  5,539  -11.3  12,724  11,295  12.7 
 Xterra  -100.0    -100.0 
 Pathfinder6,680  10,442  -36.0  18,106  26,720  -32.2 
 Armada4,288  3,094  38.6  9,082  7,291  24.6 
 Rogue42,151  39,512  6.7  116,454  101,421  14.8 
 Murano7,751  7,317  5.9  20,722  17,249  20.1 
 Quest 620  -100.0   3,870  -99.9 
 NV1,606  1,863  -13.8  3,768  4,533  -16.9 
 NV2002,032  1,897  7.1  4,787  4,495  6.5 
 Total Truck78,352  77,258  1.4  208,470  192,441  8.3 
            
 INFINITIMAR MAR Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
 2018 2017 % chg 2018 2017 % chg
            
 Infiniti Total17,432  18,266  -4.6  40,887  43,561  -6.1 
 Infiniti Q505,085  3,800  33.8  11,701  10,450  12.0 
 Infiniti Q601,136  1,829  -37.9  2,603  3,371  -22.8 
 Infiniti Q70655  1,072  -38.9  1,491  1,962  -24.0 
 Infiniti QX301,227  2,960  -58.5  2,815  6,532  -56.9 
 Infiniti QX501,913  1,724  11.0  4,084  4,318  -5.4 
 Infiniti QX605,115  3,821  33.9  12,024  8,668  38.7 
 Infiniti QX70221  1,077  -79.5  570  2,905  -80.4 
 Infiniti QX802,080  1,983  4.9  5,599  5,355  4.6 
 Total Car6,876  6,701  2.6  15,795  15,783  0.1 
 Total Truck10,556  11,565  -8.7  25,092  27,778  -9.7 
            
 NISSAN GROUPMAR MAR Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
 2018 2017 % chg 2018 2017 % chg
            
 TOTAL VEHICLE162,535  168,832  -3.7  416,003  416,891  -0.2 
 Total Car73,627  80,009  -8.0  182,441  196,672  -7.2 
 Total Truck88,908  88,823  0.1  233,562  220,219  6.1 
 Selling days28  27    77  75   
            

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