Toyota Motor Corp.'s total vehicle sales in the U.S. slid 2.0% year over year in August, based on volume and daily selling rate.
The company reported total U.S. sales of 223,055 units.
The Toyota division accounted for 194,433 units sold in August, down 1.2% in the same period year over year on a daily selling rate and volume basis.
The Lexus unit sold 28,622 units in August, down 7.1% in the same period last year.
Despite a dip in monthly sales, the Japanese carmaker's North American division posted its best-ever result in August for light truck sales with an 8.6% increase.