2017 2016 % Change
March Sales 18,266 13,775 32.6
Total Sales 43,561 32,660 33.4

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – INFINITI today reported sales of 18,266 vehicles in the U.S. during March, an increase of 33 percent, making March the best sales month in INFINITI’s history.

The QX50 luxury crossover also had its best month, while QX80 premium full-size SUV had its best March, with an increase of 14 and 41 percent respectively. The QX30 premium active crossover had its best month since it arrived in showrooms last September with 2,960 vehicles delivered. Overall, INFINITI crossovers and sport utility vehicle sales increased 55 percent for the month.

Sales of the all-new Q60 sports coupe increased to 1,829 vehicles. Overall, INFINITI coupes and sedans were up 7 percent for the month.



Apr Apr Monthly CYTD CYTD CYTD
2017 2016 % chg 2017 2016 % chg
INFINITI Total 18,266 13,775 32.6 43,561 32,660 33.4
Q40 0 22 -100.0 0 48 -100.0
Q50 3,800 5,590 -32.0 10,450 11,868 -11.9
Q60 1,829 105 1641.9 3,371 409 724.2
Q70 1,072 577 85.8 1,962 1,563 25.5
QX30 2,960 0 6,532 0
QX50 1,724 1,512 14.0 4,318 3,902 10.7
QX60 3,821 3,905 -2.2 8,668 9,007 -3.8
QX70 1,077 661 62.9 2,905 1,809 60.6
QX80 1,983 1,403 41.3 5,355 4,054 32.1
Car 6,701 6,294 6.5 15,783 13,888 13.6
CUV/SUV 11,565 7,481 54.6 27,778 18,772 48.0




  • March registrations +151%
  • Year to date registrations +145%
  • INFINITI remains the UK’s fastest growing automotive brand this year

As the new car market in the UK witnesses record levels of registrations achieved in March and for the first quarter of 2017, INFINITI UK continues to grow its market share with more than double the quantity of cars registered in both periods. This success can be largely attributed to the Sunderland produced Q30 and QX30 models.

March registration figures released today by the Society of Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show a 151% increase in Infiniti registrations compared to March 2016. Figures for the first three months of 2017 confirm that INFINITI is sustaining a strong sales momentum. It remains the fastest growing premium automotive brand in the UK, with a 145% increase in registrations for Q1.

The growth also mirrors record global sales increases for INFINITI models in other markets, not only in Europe but all around the world. The 2017 gains reflect the first full financial year of sales for the INFINITI Q30 active compact, supported by QX30 and the recent addition of the Q60 coupe.

“The number of registered cars may still be modest at 1285 units for the first three months of the year but, compared to our competitors, we remain a relatively young company in the UK and our continued growth is now more visible than ever, as more INFINITI vehicles are seen driving on UK roads. Along with this increased volume, the widely praised, stand-out design of the INFINITI range is helping to raise public awareness of the brand,” said INFINITI UK Regional Director, Barry Beeston.

The INFINITI range includes a selection of premium saloons, compacts, coupes, crossovers and SUV’s. Q30 active compact along with its QX30 crossover sibling start the range from £20,850. The Q50 and the larger Q70 represent the saloon versions and the QX70 is the top of the range Sports Utility Vehicle. The new Q60 re-introduces a 2 door coupe to the line-up. A mid-sized crossover QX50 is expected next year and will feature new world first technologies.

The Q60 2 door coupe with the 2.0ltr turbo engine entered the range late in 2016 and is now being joined by the 3.0ltr V6 400ps version.

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