Mazda Canada announced sales for November 2013 totaled 5,911 units, marking the best November sales on record in Mazda Canada’s 45 year history.

November 2013 sales increased 13 percent compared to the previous year.

The compact Mazda3 was the sales leader for Mazda in Canada with 3,679 units sold.

Mazda Canada said the all-new 2014 Mazda3, available with the full suite of SKYACTIV Technology, saw sales increase by 34 percent in November. 72 percent of all Mazda3s sold in November were equipped with the fuel-efficient SKYACTIV Technology, which also accounted for 73 percent of all Mazda vehicles sold in the month of November.

With total sales of 1,431 units in November, the 2014 CX-5 has now enjoyed ten consecutive months of increased sales, rising year-over-year by 44 percent and 56 percent year-to-date compared to 2012.

Meanwhile, Mazda2 sales increased by 12 percent year over year.