Nissan isn’t too happy with its sales in the United States in April as the Japanese manufacturer sold 64,200 units, which means that sales are down 0.9 percent. April’s bestseller was the Nissan Versa as the manufacturer sold 8,335 units, a 30 percent increase over the prior year. The Nissan Rogue was also a success with 8,563 units sold, up 1.8 percent.
The Frontier sales were up 21.9 percent, Pathfinder up 26.5 percent, Titan up 25.1 percent and Quest up 96 percent. The Japanese manufacturer also sold 16,239 Altimas in the United States last month and Nissan is now preparing to sell the all-new 2013 Altima in June.
"Coming off of a blockbuster March, April showed signs of strength with record months for Versa and Rogue, and solid gains for our trucks," said Al Castignetti, vice president and general manager, Nissan Division. "With an all-new Altima coming this summer leading five all-new, volume-selling models in a span of just 15 months, we expect Nissan's sales momentum to grow."