Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) surpassed its annual hybrid electric vehicles sales record with three months of sales yet to come.
Led by the growth in sales of the Prius Prime plug-In hybrid electric vehicle (769 units sold, up 190.2%) and the made-in-Canada RAV4 Hybrid (1,360 units sold, up 88.9%), both achieving September records, TCI sold 2,948 hybrid electric vehicles in September and year-to-date sales of hybrids (26,620 units sold, up 48.2%) have already eclipsed the previous annual record (23,909 sold in 2018).
TCI reported overall sales of 19,500 vehicles during the month, down 3.4% compared to the same period last year.
Lexus truck sales (2,048 units sold, up 25.8% for a new September record), helped overall Lexus vehicle sales (2,601 units sold, up 21%) set a new September record. TCI's Toyota Division reported sales of 16,899 in September, down 6.3%.