Recently Mazda North American Operations reported March as the best total month of sales since March 2008, with 32,376 units sold in the U.S.
Year-to-date sales through March are up 27.1% compared to last year, with 82,023 vehicles sold. The all-new 2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover SUV sold 3,629 units, Mazda 3 sold 13,235 vehicles, up 6.2% and its best monthly sales since August 2009, Mazda 6 sold 7,855 units, its best month since March 2007. Vehicles equipped with SKYACTIV Technology made up 46% of total Mazda sales in March, led by the all-new Mazda CX-5.
“The fuel-saving capability of SKYACTIV Technology is becoming evident to consumers, and they have overwhelmingly shown their approval through sales of the CX-5,” said Don Romano, President, Mazda Canada Inc. “We believe that SKYACTIV Technology is the answer that consumers are looking for today, and we are extremely excited about the future of this technology in our vehicles.”
Mazda North American Operation has its headquarters in Irvine, California, and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States, Canada and Mexico through about 900 dealers.