9/1 August sales total 20,837 -6% from 22,239 August 2010.
YTD Subaru is squeaking out a slim 1% increase to 174,616 compared to 172,182 for YTD 2010. With the new 2012 Impreza due in November, and increasing availability of all the other models, Subaru is expected to end the year with an impressive gain, especially considering the production difficulties.
Outback, Legacy and Forester supply is already running low. 2012 Outback and Legacy is due this month, Forester in October.
Sales in August 2011:
Outback 7,572, -6% from 8,053 August 2010
Forester 6,429, -11% from 7,234
Impreza 2,559, -25% from 3,434 (including the WRX/STI)
WRX/STI 801, +118% over 367
Legacy 3,271, +10% over 2,965
Tribeca 205, +10% over 186