Acura announced today sales for September 2010 reached 10,720 vehicles, an increase of 47.7% versus last year, making it the eighth consecutive month Acura posted double digit sales increases. Year-to-date sales* for Acura are up 26.3% totaling 96,388 units.
"Acura continues to be a smart choice in the luxury market," said Jeff Conrad, vice president of Acura sales. "With sales up nearly 50% for the month, the Acura line-up is really hitting a sweet spot with customers."
Acura's light trucks, up an impressive 92.1% for the month, led August sales with the top-selling MDX posting 4,077 units, up 83.6%, and RDX posting an 83.8% increase totaling 1,382 units. Total monthly car sales for Acura increased 16.9% with TL posting 2,514 units and TSX at 2,256, both up, 23.6% and 7.3% respectively.
* The daily selling rate is calculated with 25 selling days for September 2010 and September 2009. Year-to-date sales are calculated with 228 selling days for 2010 and 229 selling days for 2009.