BMW Group sales stand 23.0% in November
Best ever Nov with 170,932 BMW Group vehicles delivered
BMW code sales volume adult 26.4%
Robertson: Record sales year good within reach
Munich. The BMW Group gifted expansion on all continents in Nov and achieved another record month in sales. With 170,932 (prev. yr. 138,954) BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce code automobiles delivered worldwide, sales were 23.0% aloft than in a same month final year. It was also a best initial eleven months for a company, with sales adult 10.1% compared to a same duration final year. A sum of 1,664,088 BMW Group vehicles were delivered during this time (prev. yr. 1,510,857), only brief of a sum series of vehicles delivered in a whole of 2011 (1,668,982).
Ian Robertson, Member of a Board of Management of BMW AG, obliged for Sales and Marketing BMW: “Our appealing product portfolio continues to be in clever direct right opposite a creation and we have achieved another record month in sales. The success of a models proves a strength of a reward brands and that we are building a vehicles people desire. We posted plain gains in many of a markets final month and we aim to continue a momentum. This puts a record sales aim for 2012 good within strech and we will once again be a series one reward automobile association worldwide.”
BMW code worldwide sales increasing by 26.4% in Nov to 145,452 vehicles (prev. yr. 115,106). Sales of a BMW X3 remained clever with 14,653 units delivered final month (prev. yr. 11,397/ +28.6%). The stream BMW X3 has been one of a expansion drivers for BMW over a past dual years, with over 250,000 BMW X3 vehicles delivered to business given a launch in Nov 2010. Sales for a stream BMW X3 have risen by over 23.0% compared to a prototype in a same duration of time. The BMW X1 continued a movement with sales climbing by 37.3% to 14,711 vehicles (prev. yr. 10,714).
Demand for a BMW 1 Series remained high, with sales climbing 37.3% to 20,914 units (prev. yr. 15,234). Strong gains were achieved by a BMW 3 Series, with sales jumping by 35.7% to 40,700 vehicles final month (prev. yr. 29,998). The new BMW 3 Series Touring contributed to this expansion with 7,766 units sole final month, an boost of 35.3% compared to a prior year (5,739). Sales of a BMW 5 Series increasing by 28.1% to 30,232 vehicles (prev. yr. 23,607) and direct for a BMW 6 Series continued to be clever with 2,166 vehicles delivered final month (prev. yr. 1,391/ +55.7%).
From Jan to November, 1,388,274 BMW code vehicles were delivered, that was 10.9% aloft than for a same duration in a prior year (1,252,202).
MINI delivered 25,077 vehicles worldwide in Nov (prev. yr. 23,528), that was an boost of 6.6% compared to a prior year. In a U.S., MINI sales increasing by 10.5% to 5,248 (prev. yr. 4,750) and in Mainland China sales soared by 66.1% to 2,085 vehicles (prev. yr. 1,255). Worldwide sales for a MINI Hatch grew by 10.5% in Nov to 11,820 vehicles (prev. yr. 10,694) and MINI Countryman sales remained plain with 8,602 vehicles delivered (prev. yr. 8,199/ +4.9%). In a initial eleven months of a year, MINI sales have increasing by 6.7% to 272,773 vehicles (prev. yr. 255,593).
In Europe, where conditions sojourn challenging, a BMW Group increasing sales of a vehicles by 9.9% to 76,084 in Nov (prev. yr. 69,237). For a duration from Jan to November, BMW Group sales increasing somewhat in Europe, with a sum of 787,286 vehicles delivered (prev. yr. 775,837/ +1.5%).
In Asia, BMW Group sales soared by 48.9% final month to 45,990 vehicles (prev. yr. 30,886). The association done clever gains in Asia in a initial eleven months of a year, with sales climbing 30.0% to 444,859 vehicles (prev. yr. 342,176). Mainland China accounted for 31,090 deliveries in November, an boost of 62.3% over a same month in a prior year (19,155). The estimable expansion is due to a stream ramp-up of a locally-produced BMW X1 and BMW 3 Series Long Wheelbase, as good as a year-on-year outcome associated to a run-out of a BMW 3 Series during a finish of final year. Year-to-date, 295,974 BMW and MINI vehicles have been sole in Mainland China (prev. yr. 215,023), that reflects an boost of 37.6%.
In a Americas, a BMW Group also gifted clever expansion in Nov with 43,356 vehicles delivered, an boost of 29.0% on a prior year (33,599). Since a commencement of a year, 373,398 vehicles have been delivered to business in a Americas (prev. yr. 339,789/ +9.9%). In a U.S., BMW Group sales climbed 38.8% in Nov to 36,461 vehicles (prev. yr. 26,271). Year-to-date, a BMW Group is adult 11.3% on sales of 303,728 vehicles in a initial eleven months of 2012 compared to 272,873 in a same duration in 2011.
BMW Motorrad delivered 6,749 units in Nov (prev. yr.: 6,112/ +10.4%). Supplies of motorcycles and maxi scooters from Jan adult to and including Nov totaled 100,289 units (prev. yr.: 100,054/ +0.2%). Husqvarna Motorcycles granted a sum of 9,484 vehicles (prev. yr.: 7,956/ +19.2%) to a Husqvarna play network from Jan adult to and including November. Supplies in a month of Nov totaled 1,155 vehicles (prev. yr.: 1,181/ -2.2%).
BMW Group sales in/up to Nov 2012 during a glance
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