Nissan Motor Co. announced Tuesday that orders for its newly introduced Cube reached 10,176 units on Monday, only one week after the launch of the five-door compact model.

The 1.3-liter compact car debuted Feb. 2, and the company initially set its monthly sales target at 8,000 units. In May, the automaker received orders for 5,615 units of the Elgrand sport utility vehicle within a week of its launch, surpassing its initial sales target of 5,000 a month.

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