For the third consecutive month, the all-new TSX remains one of Acura's best-selling vehicles. In July, TSX sales were 3,474 units, up 15.9 percent over July 2007 sales based on daily selling rate*. Total July sales for Acura were 12,828 units, down 17.7 percent versus 2007 sales.
"In a time when fuel economy is paramount, the all-new TSX delivers," said Dick Colliver, executive vice president of sales. "The 2009 TSX offers plenty of performance, customer relevant technology and luxury features, while also providing excellent fuel mileage."
Further evidence that four-cylinder power and smart packaging are in high demand, the turbocharged RDX crossover SUV set a new July sales record of 1,384 units. The TL performance luxury sedan posted sales of 3,961. Acura light truck sales for July were led by the MDX luxury SUV with 3,477 units. Acura year-to-date** sales are 90,742 units, down 14.8 percent versus 2007 sales.
*The daily selling rate is calculated with 26 selling days for July 2008 and 24 selling days for July 2007.
**Year-to-date sales based on 179 days for 2008 versus 178 days for 2007.