The Subaru Outback has led Subaru to record June sales, shooting up an incredible 23.0% over last June’s sales to a total 13,417 units sold. The Subaru WRX/STI sales were up to 3,130 units sold an increase of 44.5% over last June and the Subaru Crosstrek enjoyed total sales of 7,658 units sold an increase of 8.5% over last June. This was the best June record for the Outback, WRX/STI and the Crosstrek. The Subaru Legacy also enjoyed an 11.0% increase over last June with 5,023 units sold.
Thomas J. Doll, President and COO of Subaru of America, said about the record sales, “We are very pleased to have set another half-year record and to have reached our 55th consecutive month of yearly month-over-month sales increases. With increased availability of Legacy and Outback models over the next six months of the year, we can expect that our sales will increase even more in the second half of 2016.”
Last month marked the 28th month in a row that Subaru sales hit 40,000 vehicles, with June totals coming in at 46,598 units sold. For the first half of the year, Subaru has sold 279,458 vehicles in the US, a 2.6% increase over the same period of time for last year.