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MAZDA SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY VEHICLES LEAD THE WAY TO RECORD MONTH

- Best May Sales Since 2008 -

Jun 3, 2013

IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported May U.S. sales of 24,270 vehicles, representing an increase of 19.2 percent versus last year.

Key May sales notes:

  • SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY performed very well in Mazda's best month of May sales since 2008, accounting for 73.6 percent (17,875 vehicles) of total sales (24,270 vehicles) for the month. Vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY include certain models of Mazda3, CX-5 and the all-new 2014 Mazda6.
  • Mazda3 sales rebounded nicely after being down last month. Posting a sales gain of 5.4 percent (8,935 vehicles), YOY, Mazda3 continues to be a sales leader.
  • CX-5 had its best month of sales ever with 7,128 vehicles sold accounting for a 79.4 percent increase YOY.
  • The all-new 2014 Mazda6 has continues to gain sales every month since its launch in January. Mazda6 saw its best month of May sales since 2008 with 3,944 vehicles sold representing an increase of 71.9 percent YOY.
  • As summer heats up, the Mazda MX-5 had its best month of sales since April 2012 with 672 vehicles sold.
  • Mazda CX-9 experienced its best month of May sales since 2010 with 1,972 vehicles sold and an increase of 14.4 percent YOY.

Mazda Motor de Mexico (MMdM) reported May sales of 2,885 vehicles, up 35.0 percent versus May of last year. 

Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States and Mexico through more than 700 dealers.  Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City.

   

Month-To-Date

Year-To-Date

                               
   

May  

 

May  

 

%

 

% MTD

May  

 

May  

 

%

 

% YTD

   

2013

 

2012

 

Change

 

DSR

2013

 

2012

 

Change

 

DSR

                               

Mazda2

 

791

 

901

 

(12.2)%

 

(8.8)%

4,851

 

9,213

 

(47.3)%

 

(46.9)%

Mazda3

 

8,935

 

8,474

 

5.4%

 

9.5%

45,135

 

50,692

 

(11.0)%

 

(10.3)%

Mazda5

 

827

 

1,049

 

(21.2)%

 

(18.1)%

8,255

 

5,932

 

39.2%

 

40.3%

Mazda6

 

3,944

 

2,294

 

71.9%

 

78.5%

17,828

 

23,959

 

(25.6)%

 

(25.0)%

MX-5 Miata

 

672

 

621

 

8.2%

 

12.4%

2,519

 

2,767

 

(9.0)%

 

(8.2)%

RX-8

     

-

 

N/A

 

N/A

-

 

79

 

(100.0)%

 

(100.0)%

CX-5

 

7,128

 

3,973

 

79.4%

 

86.3%

31,201

 

11,480

 

171.8%

 

173.9%

CX-7

 

1

 

1,320

 

(99.9)%

 

(99.9)%

1

 

9,987

 

(100.0)%

 

(100.0)%

CX-9

 

1,972

 

1,724

 

14.4%

 

18.8%

12,657

 

9,277

 

36.4%

 

37.5%

Tribute

     

1

 

(100.0)%

 

(100.0)%

-

 

500

 

(100.0)%

 

(100.0)%

                               

Total Vehicles

                             
                               

CARS

 

15,169

 

13,339

 

13.7%

 

18.1%

78,588

 

92,642

 

(15.2)%

 

(14.5)%

TRUCKS

 

9,101

 

7,018

 

29.7%

 

34.7%

43,859

 

31,244

 

40.4%

 

41.5%

                               

TOTAL

 

24,270

 

20,357

 

19.2%

 

23.8%

122,447

 

123,886

 

(1.2)%

 

(0.4)%

                               
                               

MEMO:

                             
                               

IMPORT CAR

 

15,172

 

11,045

 

37.4%

   

72,322

 

68,683

 

5.3%

   

IMPORT TRUCK

 

9,101

 

7,017

 

29.7%

   

43,859

 

30,744

 

42.7%

   

IMPORT TOTAL

 

24,273

 

18,062

 

34.4%

   

116,181

 

99,427

 

16.9%

   
                               

DOMESTIC CAR

 

(3)

 

2,294

 

(100.1)%

   

6,266

 

23,959

 

(73.8)%

   

DOMESTIC TRUCK

 

-

 

1

 

(100.0)%

   

-

 

500

 

(100.0)%

   

DOMESTIC TOTALS

 

(3)

 

2,295

 

(100.1)%

   

6,266

 

24,459

 

(74.4)%

   

Selling Days

 

26

 

27

       

127

 

128

       

 

 

SOURCE Mazda North American Operations

For further information: Nick Beard, Mazda North American Operations, 949-727-6567, or Eric Booth, Mazda North American Operations, 949-727-6144

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