TOKYO, Japan (August 7, 2019) Lexus International today announced it sold 360,045 vehicles worldwide in the first six months of 2019 (January to June). This sales performance represents a 10% increase compared to the same period last year (January to June 2018).

2019CYTD sales performance reflects increased consumer demand for the new "ES," sedan and newly introduced "UX" crossover, as well as the overall expanded luxury market in China.

"We are honored that our vehicles are accepted by many consumers across the world. This year, the new RC F and RX will arrive to showrooms, and we are ready to attract a broader audience to the brand. Meanwhile, we continue to bring the latest features and thinking to vehicles, with ongoing attention to detail and craftsmanship for our customers. We endeavor to provide amazing experiences exceeding customers' expectations, through our vehicles and beyond, as a luxury lifestyle brand." said Lexus International President Yoshihiro Sawa.

2019CYTD Sales Results by Region

North America
149K units (+1% vs LY)
95K units (+36% vs LY)
40K units (+5% vs LY)
32K units (-4% vs LY)
Middle East
16K units (+9% vs LY)
East Asia
18K units (+17% vs LY)