Buried in sales report Toyota/Lexus first half of 2022 and June release is a strange, random and almost surprising number. Lexus sold a single new car of a model it discontinued two years ago. Yes, someone bought a brand new Lexus GS. And that’s not even the best part.
Summary, Lexus GS discontinued from 2020. And it’s been a long time coming. No one is buying them as consumers switch to crossovers and SUVs. The GS has gone from just over 23,000 units in 2015 (its best-selling year) to just 624 units in the first months of 2020. We think it’s gone. But apparently, some dealers have withheld a handful in their shipments.
Most recent Lexus sales report revealed the brand sold exactly one new GS in June 2022. What’s even more exciting is bringing the total GS sales for the year up. two vehicle. Who are two people who step into a Lexus and specifically look for a two-year-old new car? Someone orthopedic? Or a well-to-do grandmother?
Those two sales are also one 97.2 percent change from the year before when 70 weirdos went out to buy a Lexus GS in 2021. So whoever you are is someone who likes to go out and buy cars years after an automaker stops making and buys them. new, I want to talk to you about your life choices.