RECORD OCTOBER FOR IMPREZA AND FORESTER

Thu, 04/11/2010

Subaru achieved sales of 3210 vehicles last month, including October records for Impreza and Forester, according to official VFACTS sales figures released today.

Impreza retailed 1046, up 8.4 per cent for the month, and Forester 1230, up 18.4 per cent.

Sales of Forester and Outback diesel variants continue to attract new buyers. Subaru sold 276 diesel models in the month.

Liberty sales of 440 place the model 27.2 per cent up year-to-date (YTD) and Outback sold 406 and is now up 80.8 per cent YTD.

The October result was rounded out by sales of 88 Tribecas.

Subaru's monthly market share was 4.0 per cent and its sales are now up 11.1 per cent YTD.

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