The Canadian PressJune 5, 2013 14:24
TORRANCE, Calif. - Toyota Motor Corp. said Monday that its U.S. sales rose 2.5 per cent in May on strong numbers for new cars from its Lexus luxury brand.
BY THE NUMBERS: Lexus car sales were up 29 per cent to 12,422, led by the ES midsize sedan, which doubled to 5,890. But Lexus utility sales were down 17 per cent. Toyota brand car sales were up 4 per cent but truck sales were flat.
TOP SELLER: Sales of the Toyota Camry midsize sedan fell less than 1 per cent to 39,216.