Global vehicle sales boost by 9.1% New orders for new MINI Countryman surpass expectations BMW Motorrad stays on expansion track

Posted on 30. Nov, 1999 by in BMW Canada

BMW Group sales continue to accelerate in July

Global vehicle sales boost by 9.1%
New orders for new MINI Countryman surpass expectations
BMW Motorrad stays on expansion track

Munich. The BMW Group continued on a successful expansion lane as a worlds heading reward manufacturer once again in Jul with an boost in sales of 9.1%. A sum of 119,982 (prev. yr. 109,933) BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce code automobiles were sole worldwide final month. Over a past 7 months, a series of deliveries climbed 12.5% to 816,014 vehicles (prev. yr. 725.403).

Ian Robertson, member of a Board of Management of BMW AG, obliged for Sales and Marketing: We saw poignant expansion again in July. We are reaping a advantages not usually of a tellurian mercantile liberation though also of business certain response to a vehicles. Robertson continued: Sales increasing for a eleventh true month given Sep 2009. We also pattern a sales opening to sojourn clever over a entrance months. For 2010 as a whole, we are aiming for expansion of around 10% to strech a sum of over 1.4 million vehicles.

The BMW Group done estimable gains in many markets in July. In a US, a association delivered 10.1% (23,390 / prev. yr. 21,253) some-more vehicles. With 19,064 (+16.4% / prev. yr. 16,381) sales final month, a BMW code was once again a best-selling reward vehicle code in a US market. Among a European markets, a BMW Group reported a largest increases with +25.6% in Great Britain / Ireland (11.748 / prev. yr. 9.352). The association once some-more reported a strongest expansion in Asia, where 52.1% some-more vehicles (22.629 / prev. yr. 14.882) were sole final month. The trend in a largest Asian market, China, remained intensely positive, with an boost in sales volumes of 81.7% to 13,852 automobiles (prev. yr. 7,623). The association also managed to make gains in Germany opposite a clever downward trend (-30%) in a altogether market. A sum of 23,384 (prev. yr. 22,570) new BMW and MINI vehicles were purebred here in Jul an boost of 3.6%.

Sales of BMW code automobiles climbed to 101,490 units (prev. yr. 90,605 / +12.0%) in a month underneath review. The code has delivered a sum of 687,250 (prev. yr. 604,214) units to business given a start of a year an boost of 13.7%.

Ian Robertson: We are good positioned for a destiny with a clever product portfolio. A whole operation of appealing new vehicles will be rising in a second half of a year. These embody a new BMW 5 Series Sedan Long Wheelbase chronicle that will be introduced in China in September. A four-wheel chronicle is also entrance onto a market. From a autumn onwards, a
5 Series Touring will finish a new BMW 5 Series range, and a second era of a BMW X3 will also turn available. A serve prominence will be a new MINI Countryman, that will be launched in Europe from mid-September onwards and will boost sales of a code dramatically: Orders for MINIs new Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) are already good over plan.

As approaching due to a arriving endless revisions to a stream MINI indication range, a MINI code delivered somewhat fewer vehicles in a month underneath examination (18,241 / -5.4%) than in a same duration final year (19,283). From mid-September onwards, all models will accept distinguished pattern modifications, additional engine variants and new diesel engines, as good as innovative new apparatus options. In a initial 7 months, MINI delivered 127,543 (prev. yr. 120.815) vehicles to customers: Volumes are therefore 5.6% aloft than a same duration final year.

Rolls-Royce enjoyed another clever month and was means to boost sales some-more than five-fold year-on-year: 251 automobiles were delivered to business (prev. yr. 45 / +457.8%) in July. In a year to a finish of July, 1,221 Rolls-Royce business worldwide took possession of their vehicles (prev. yr. 347 / +226.5%).

BMW Motorrad posted another vital boost in sales in Jul and continued on a expansion track. Against a determined downward trend in a motorcycle shred over 500 cc, BMW Motorrad sales rose by 4.4% to 10,022 (prev. yr. 9,604) units in July. With a immature and appealing operation of models, BMW Motorrad reported sales expansion of 18.5% to 67,037 (prev. yr. 56,578) vehicles in a year to a finish of July. The vast long-distance enduro, a BMW R 1200 GS, stays a best-selling indication in a BMW motorcycle range. The GS will be celebrating a 30th anniversary this year. It is a many successful BMW motorcycle ever built and has turn a worlds best-selling motorcycle in a 500 cc and above range.

BMW Group sales in / adult to Jul 2010 during a glance

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