Infiniti has successfully achieved strong momentum in the first quarter of 2015 globally. The company has sold 16,700 vehicles last month (April), an increase of more than 1,700 vehicles or 12% versus April 2014. This marks the best April in Infiniti’s history.
According to the automaker, all four of the company’s global sales regions contributed to the growth. In the Americas, Infiniti’s biggest sales region, the company recorded more than 11,000 sold vehicles in April, 8% up from a year ago.
In China, where Infiniti had a strong showing at the Shanghai Auto Show in April, more than 3,750 vehicles were sold in that month. The increase of 41% or 1,100 vehicles over April 2014 marks the best month in history for Infiniti in China.
In the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), Infiniti sold more than 1,450 vehicles in April driven by strong results in Western Europe, Middle East and South Africa.
Lastly, Asia and Oceania also achieved the best April sales record ever. Infiniti sold approximately 400 vehicles in the region, continuing the growth with a 19% increase from 2014.
In Malaysia, Infiniti sales improved tremendously with the launch of the Q50 premium sports sedan. Recording an increase of 143%, comparing the 9 months after it was launched, with 9 months prior to its launch. Infiniti Malaysia also recently launched the 8-seater luxury SUV, QX80 in March 2015 and it has been well accepted by corporate leaders and captains of industry who demand the best performance and security in their SUV, not to mention sheer size and road presence.