Best-ever Oct for BMW Group sales

Posted on 08. Nov, 2019 by in BMW Canada

Munich. The BMW Group continued to grow a worldwide
sales in October, reaching a sum of 204,295 vehicles (+1.7%).
Deliveries in a year to date were adult 1.7% on a same duration of last
year, with 2,070,496 reward BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles sold.

 

“Our indication descent continues to have a certain impact. We were
means to grasp new all-time sales highs for Oct and a initial ten
months of a year,” pronounced Pieter Nota, member of the
Board of Management of BMW AG obliged for Customer, Brands and
Sales. “With a electrified vehicles, we achieved a plain boost of
8.6% in October. The BMW i3 is a genuine electromobility colonize and more
renouned with a business currently than ever, posting sales expansion of
scarcely 20% in a year to date,” combined Nota.

 

Sales of BMW
brand vehicles grew by 3.0% in Oct to 176,291
units. In a initial 10 months of a year, BMW sales increasing by
2.3% to 1,777,691 vehicles. Due to a new BMW 8 Series, new BMW
7 Series and all-new BMW X7 models, sales in a oppulance shred grew
by roughly 60% in a year to date. The BMW Group skeleton to double its
sales in a oppulance category between 2018 and 2020. BMW X models like the
BMW X5, that sole 13,162 units (+67.5%) in October, and a BMW X3,
that saw a year-on-year sales boost of 67.4% (256,148 vehicles) in
a year to a finish of October, also contributed to a brand’s growth.

 

Sales of BMW Group electrified vehicles were adult 8.6%
to 14.182 units in October, due to accessibility of a new BMW 330e*
and a BMW X5 xDrive45e*. The BMW i brand, with a BMW i3 and BMW
i8, continued a certain sales trend over a march of a year,
with an boost of +19.3% to 34,479 units. Sales of a MINI Cooper S
E Countryman ALL4* Plug-in Hybrid climbed 30.1% in a initial ten
months of a year to strech a sum of 13,274 units. With a launch
of a BMW X3 as a plug-in hybrid* and a pristine electric MINI
Electric*, a BMW Group will be expanding a operation of electrified
vehicles to 12 models by a finish of this year. The BMW Group intends
to have one million electrified vehicles on a roads by a finish of
2021. The association expects to have delivered a sum of half a million
fully-electric and plug-in hybrid BMW and MINI vehicles to customers
by a finish of this year. The BMW Group also skeleton to offer 25
electrified models by 2023 – some-more than half will be entirely electric.

 

In a rarely rival shred and with a concentration on essential sales
development, MINI brand sales in a year to a end
of Oct totalled 288,613 units worldwide (-2.3%). Sales for the
month of Oct were lower, during 27,589 units (-6.2%). In further to
a core models, John Cooper Works variants of MINI models were in
quite clever direct with business in October.

 

In a year to date, BMW Motorrad continued to post
plain sales expansion and was means to say a same high turn as the
prior year. In a initial 10 months of 2019, a sum of 149,577 BMW
motorcycles and maxi scooters were delivered to business around the
creation (+7.0%). Oct sales were down 3.1%, during 12,645 units.

 

BMW and MINI sales in a regions/markets

Despite a several headwinds inspiring a automotive industry
worldwide, a BMW Group increasing sales in critical sales regions
such as a Americas (+6.0%) and China (+8.8%) in October. Due to the
success of a BMW X models and a new BMW X7, a BMW brand’s US
sales were 9.4% aloft year-on-year in October. In a German market,
a sum of 29,041 BMW and MINI vehicles were sole in October: an
boost of 2.5%. In a year to date, 269,389 vehicles (+3.6%) were
delivered to customers. Year-to-date sales of a fully-electric BMW
i3 in Germany were double a figure for a prior year (8.207
units). This has helped BMW to turn a marketplace personality in Germany for
new registrations of electrified vehicles (source: IHS Markit 10/2019 Report).

In a tellurian marketplace sourroundings that continues to be flighty and
rarely competitive, a association expects to grasp a slight increase
in sales for a full year and stays committed to a plan of
prioritising profitability over volume.

 

BMW MINI sales during a glance

**Provisional registration figures

 

 

 

BMW Group sales in/YTD Oct 2019 during a glance

***fully-electric and plug-in hybrid BMW and MINI vehicles

 

 

If we have any questions, greatfully contact:

 

Corporate Communications

 

Christina Hepe, Corporate Communications

christina.hepe@bmw.de, Telephone: +49 -89 -382-38770

 

Mathias Schmidt, conduct of Corporate and Culture Communications

mathias.m.schmidt@bmwgroup.com
, Telephone:
+49 89 382-24544

 

Media website: www.press.bmw.de

Email: presse@bmwgroup.com

 

 

The BMW Group

 

With a 4 brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, a BMW
Group is a world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and
motorcycles and also provides reward financial and mobility services.
The BMW Group prolongation network comprises 31 prolongation and assembly
comforts in 15 countries; a association has a tellurian sales network in
some-more than 140 countries.

In 2018, a BMW Group sole over 2,490,000 newcomer vehicles and
some-more than 165,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation in the
financial year 2018 was € 9.815 billion on revenues amounting to
€ 97.480 billion. As of 31 Dec 2018, a BMW Group had a
workforce of 134,682 employees.

The success of a BMW Group has always been formed on long-term
meditative and obliged action. The association has therefore established
ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
extensive product shortcoming and a transparent joining to
conserving resources as an constituent partial of a strategy.

 

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