Lexus announces 2019 global sales results

Must Read

‘SEE YOU AT LTO’: Brokenhearted woman gets summoned for failure to wear helmet

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has summoned the woman in a viral clip for not wearing a...

LTO launches online portal for student driver’s permit, driver’s license applications

Those who would like to apply for a student driver's permit or a driver's license may now...

WATCH: Scenic ‘Daang Kalikasan’ in Pangasinan nears completion

The worsening traffic situation in Metro Manila has long killed the fun out of driving for most...

Lexus announced recently its 2019 global sales results. Global sales for January-December 2019 marked a new annual record high of 765,330 units (a 10-percent increase from the previous year). In addition to the well-received UX and redesigned ES, which were introduced in 2018, and the popular RX, which underwent a partial redesign in August 2019, the growth of the luxury market in China helped drive overall sales.

January-December 2019 sales results by main regions are as follows:

North America: Approx. 325,000 units (level with prior year)

China (including Hong Kong): Approx. 202,000 units (an increase of 25 percent)

A portent of things to come: The spectacular gullwing-door Lexus LF-30 Electrified

Lexus International president Koji Sato says, “I would like to express my heartfelt appreciation to each and every Lexus customer around the world. From the time of our founding, we at Lexus have been earnestly pursuing the spirit of innovation and untiring evolution, and we will continue to take up the challenge of building vehicles that exceed our customers’ expectations. Looking forward, based on our ‘Lexus Electrified’ vision, we will expand our lineup of electrified vehicles, starting with the launch of our first BEV production model, the UX300e. We will further evolve the Lexus DNA to achieve the ideal balance of ride comfort and quietness with driver confidence and engagement. By applying advanced Lexus technologies such as the integrated control of drive power, learned over many years developing electric motor control technologies in our hybrid vehicles, we will provide an inspiring and enjoyable driving experience unique to Lexus.”

Lexus RX 450h
Lexus ES 300h
- Advertisement -

Read More

‘SEE YOU AT LTO’: Brokenhearted woman gets summoned for failure to wear helmet

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has summoned the woman in a viral clip for not wearing a helmet while on board a...

The Future of Public Transport

The Chinese word character for “crises” combines two figures – one denoting “chaos” and the other one, “opportunity.” Considering that we are...

Toll hike eyed at Harbor Link’s C3-R10 section

The Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) said that NLEX Corporation filed a petition to implement a toll increase for the C3-R10 Section of...

Rico Blanco, Gretchen Ho are Geely Philippines’ new brand ambassadors

Sojitz G Auto Philippines (SGAP) is much more ready to boost the standards and credibility that Geely has established in the Philippine...

More Articles Like This