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BMW Group sales continue certain trend in August

Munich. BMW Group sales continued their positive
trend in August: Worldwide deliveries were adult 4.4% on a same month
final year, with a sum of 181,126 reward BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce
vehicles sold. This brings a company’s sum sales for a year to
date to 1,617,512 units (+1.3%), in a flighty tellurian marketplace environment.


“This certain sales expansion underlines a impact of a model
offensive. Our new X models are proof really renouned with our
customers,” pronounced Pieter Nota, member of the
Board of Management of BMW AG obliged for Customer, Brands and
Sales. “Another certain is a continued clever sales expansion of
a BMW i3, a world’s many successful electric car in its
segment. The plug-in hybrid chronicle of a new BMW 3 Series, a BMW
330e*, was also combined to a choice of electric vehicles in August.”


Overall sales of BMW code vehicles grew by 4.1% in
Aug to 157,889 units. That brings a brand’s sales sum for the
initial 8 months of a year to 1,390,968 vehicles (+1.9%). The new
and revised BMW X vehicles continue to be a brand’s biggest growth
drivers. A sum of 76,833 BMW X models were delivered to business in
Aug (+34.5%), accounting for roughly half of all BMW vehicles sold.


The BMW i3 has enjoyed a successful year so far, with 24,870 units
(+21.2%) sole worldwide. Deliveries of a MINI Cooper S E Countryman
ALL4* plug-in hybrid climbed 39.8% in a initial 8 months of the
year to strech a sum of 10,270 units. The fully-electric MINI Cooper
SE* will also join MINI’s electrified choice by a finish of a year.
Shortly after a marketplace launch of a BMW 330e* and forward of the
introduction of a BMW X5 xDrive45e* plug-in hybrid, overall
year-to-date sales of BMW Group electrified models
were somewhat lower, with 80,526 fully-electric and plug-in
hybrid BMW and MINI vehicles delivered worldwide (-3.0%). By a end
of a year, a association expects to have half a million electrified
vehicles on a roads in total. By a finish of 2020, a BMW Group will
have 10 new or revised electrified vehicles on a market. No fewer
than 25 electrified models are designed by 2023, some-more than half of
that will be entirely electric.


In a rarely rival shred and with a concentration on essential sales
development, MINI brand sales reached 22,859 units
worldwide in August: an boost of 6.2%. Sales in a year to date
totalled 223,238 (-2.6%). Alongside core MINI models, John Cooper
Works indication variants done a vital grant to a aloft sales
reported in August.


BMW Motorrad continues to post plain sales growth,
with year-to-date deliveries of 121,098 units (+7.5%). In August, a
sum of 11,818 (+9.1%) reward BMW motorcycles and maxi scooters were
delivered to business around a globe.


BMW sales in a regions/markets

Despite a several headwinds inspiring a automotive industry, the
BMW code increasing sales in a 3 categorical sales regions in August.
Sales rose by 1.3% in Europe and 9.4% in China, with a further
boost of 7.2% in a US market. Due to a indication changeover of the
BMW 1 Series, Germany posted disastrous expansion for a month of August
(18,723/-4.8%**). “We still design to grasp a slight increase
in sales for a full year, even yet a tellurian marketplace environment
continues to be rarely rival and volatile,” said
Pieter Nota.

The association stays resolutely committed to a plan of prioritising
profitability over volume.



BMW MINI sales during a glance

**Provisional registration figures



BMW Group sales in/YTD Aug 2019 during a glance


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


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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.