Nissan sets April sales record

Nissan today announced total April U.S. sales of 103,934 vehicles, an increase of 18.3 percent over the figure from the same month in 2013 and an April record.

The Cool Springs-based company’s Nissan Division also set an April record at 94,764 sales in the month, an increase of 18.5 percent. This marks a monthly record for Nissan Division in 13 of the last 14 months.

Of note, Nissan Altima set an April record with 25,004 sales, an increase of 13.7 percent. Similarly, sales of Rogue crossovers also established an April record at 15,066, an increase of 26.6 percent, while Versa set an April sales record at 10,481, up 46.5 percent.

In contrast, Nissan moved 356 Cubes during the month, a 23.9 percent drop from the 468 mark of April 2013. The Cube is the manufacturer’s mini-MPV.

Likewise, sales of Maxima dropped 17.6 percent.

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