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TOYOTA REPORTS JULY MONTH-END SALES

 TOYOTA REPORTS JULY MONTH-END SALES
 TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Toyota Motor Sales (TMS)


U.S.A. Inc. today reported July 1992 sales.
 Toyota's total U.S. vehicle sales for July 1992 were 97,119, down 6.4 percent from 1991. Calendar year-to-date (CYTD) sales are at 601,434, up 2.8 percent over the same period last year.
 "The economy is growing slowly and steadily," said Yale Gieszl, TMS executive vice president.
 "We're seeing a combination of consumer strength and caution in the continued increases in practical vehicles, such as Corolla, and pickup trucks."
 Toyota Division sold 89,464 vehicles in July 1992, down 8.0 percent from 1991. July increases include Corolla, up 16.2 percent to 23,158, and pickups, up 11.8 percent to 18,531.
 Toyota's North American-built vehicles represent 48.4 percent of all its vehicles sold in July, up from 40.7 percent in July of '91, and 39.4 percent CYTD, up from 33.2 percent in the same period last year. For the third 10-day period of July 1992, Toyota's North American-built percentage is 49.2 percent, up from 43.4 percent a year ago.
 Lexus Division reported July sales of 7,655, up 16.9 percent, led by a 147.9 percent increase in ES300 sales. Lexus sold 51,424 vehicles CYTD, up 46.7 percent over the same period last year.
 Third 10-Days 7/21 thru 7/31
 July 1-31, 1992 DSR
 Toyota/Lexus Sales 1992 1991 Pct Chg
 Total vehicle sales 49,407 48,568 -8.4 pct
 Toyota Division import cars 11,966 12,146 -11.3 pct
 Lexus import cars 4,212 3,041 24.7 pct
 Toyota Division
 North American-built
 cars (excludes pickup) 19,690 21,072 -15.9 pct
 Total Toyota cars 35,868 36,259 -11.0 pct
 Sport utility vehicles 1,987 2,065 -13.4 pct
 Small vans 1,678 2,224 -32.1 pct
 Pickups 9,874 8,020 10.8 pct
 (a) North
 American-
 built vehicles
 Corolla 10,865 8,011 22.1 pct
 Camry 8,825 13,061 -39.2 pct
 Pickup 4,600 0
 Total 24,290 21,072 3.7 pct
 North American vehicles
 percent of total 49.2 pct 43.4 pct
 Selling days 10 9
 Month-to-Date
 DSR
 Toyota/Lexus Sales 1992 1991 Pct. Change
 Total vehicle sales 97,119 103,798 -6.4 pct
 Toyota Division import cars 24,482 28,282 -13.4 pct
 Lexus import cars 7,655 6,550 16.9 pct
 Toyota Division
 North American-built
 cars (excludes pickup) 38,663 42,274 -8.5 pct
 Total Toyota cars 70,800 77,106 -8.2 pct
 Sport utility vehicles 4,232 4,985 -15.1 pct
 Small vans 3,556 5,126 -30.6 pct
 Pickups 18,531 16,581 11.8 pct
 (a) North American-
 built vehicles
 Corolla 20,596 16,323 26,2 pct
 Camry 18,067 25,951 -30.4 pct
 Pickup 8,373 0
 Total 47,036 42,274 11.3 pct
 North American vehicles
 percent of total 48.4 pct 40.7 pct
 Selling days 26 26
 Calendar-Year-to-Date
 DSR
 Toyota/Lexus Sales 1992 1991 Pct Chg
 Total vehicle sales 601,434 581,812 2.8 pct
 Toyota Division
 import cars 187,872 200,773 -6.9 pct
 Lexus import cars 51,424 34,848 46.7 pct
 Toyota Division
 North American-built
 cars (excludes pickup) 210,768 192,943 8.6 pct
 Total Toyota cars 450,064 428,564 4.4 pct
 Sport utility vehicles 25,379 29,328 -13.9 pct
 Small vans 25,868 31,613 -18.6 pct
 Pickups 100,123 92,307 7.9 pct
 (a) North American-
 built vehicles
 Corolla 89,470 74,103 20.1 pct
 Camry 121,298 118,840 1.5 pct
 Pickup 26,285 0
 Total 237,053 192,943 22.2 pct
 North American vehicles
 percent of total 39.4 pct 33.2 pct
 Selling days 180 179
 DSR: Daily Selling Rate
 -0- 8/4/92
 /CONTACT: Joe Tetherow or Jim Fewel of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc., 310-618-4727 or 310-618-4649/ CO: Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. ST: California IN: AUT SU:


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