Record sales for BMW, MINI, BMW Motorrad
BMW Group vehicle sales adult 1.9% in April: 179,285 units
Year-to-date sales sum 736,931, adult 4.9%
Europe and Asia lead sales expansion in initial 4 months
BMW i3 sales adult 50.7% on same month final year
Strong start for BMW X5 Plug-in Hybrid
Munich. April saw a BMW Group’s solid expansion in
sales continue with BMW, MINI and BMW Motorrad all achieving new
records. In April, a sum of 179,285 BMW Group automobiles were
delivered to business around a world, an boost of 1.9% on the
same month final year. This on-going, tolerable expansion is reflected
in a year-to-date figures, with a sum of 736,931 BMW Group
vehicles sole in a initial 4 months of 2016, 4.9% some-more than in the
same duration final year.
“Following on from a best-ever sales month in March, we have once
again achieved tolerable and essential levels of expansion opposite the
BMW Group product line-up,” pronounced Dr Ian Robertson, member of a Board
of Management of BMW AG obliged for sales and selling BMW.
“Despite headwinds in some markets, a altogether tellurian design remains
certain for a year,” he added.
BMW code sales achieved a new Apr sales high with
a sum of 150,542 vehicles delivered to business worldwide, an
boost of 1.1% compared with a really high sales of a same month
final year. The brand’s year-to-date sum mount during 629,325
deliveries, an boost of 4.8% on a prior year. Whilst many
vehicles within a product choice have achieved augmenting sales this
year, a BMW X models are a biggest expansion drivers. Sales of the
new BMW X1 have augmenting by 60.6% compared with a initial 4 months
of 2015, with a sum of 63,243 delivered to business worldwide.
Double-digit expansion was also achieved by a BMW X3: worldwide sales
have climbed 18.4% to sum 49,325. Other BMW models that achieved
double-digit sales expansion embody a BMW 2 Series, with sales up
54.8% (59,407) and a BMW 7 Series, that grew sales by 15.8% in the
initial 4 months of a year (14,609).
April saw flourishing direct for a BMW Group’s augmenting series of
innovative vehicles with electric expostulate – a sum of 4,504 pure
electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles were sole around a universe in the
month. The tip 3 markets for these vehicles were a USA,
Scandinavia and a UK. Sales of a all-electric BMW i3 increased
50.7% compared with a same month final year (1,854), with overall
sales for BMW i adult 29.4% on a month (2,181). Six months after market
launch of a BMW X5 xDrive 40e plug-in hybrid, scarcely 10% of all BMW
X5s sole in Apr were a electrified version, with a sum of 1,196
delivered to business worldwide in a month.
Customer deliveries of MINI vehicles in April
totalled 28,441 worldwide, an boost of 6.3% on a same month last
year and a new record for a month. Year-to-date sales of a brand
rose 5.6% to 106,753. The dual newest members of a MINI choice are
pushing a sales growth: sales of a MINI Convertible are adult 12.0%
to sum 5,849 worldwide in a initial 4 months of a year while
sales of a MINI Clubman in a same duration sum 16,409.
Europe continues to be a clever expansion motorist for BMW
and MINI sales, with deliveries in a initial 4 months of 2016
totalling 341,195 units, an boost of 9.9% compared with a same
duration final year. Almost all markets in a segment have achieved sales
expansion in a year-to-date, with double-digit increases available in
several markets including France (27,784 / +12.2%), Spain (17,884 /
+20.6%) and Scandinavia (17,491 / +14.4%).
Year-to-date deliveries of BMW and MINI vehicles in
Asia augmenting by 6.2% compared with a same period
final year, with a sum of 234,463 units delivered to business in the
region. In Mainland China, deliveries rose 6.0% (162,221), sales in
South Korea climbed 15.6% (19,550) and deliveries in Japan rose 6.7% (22,936).
In a Americas, year-to-date sales of BMW and MINI
vehicles are down 8.1%, with a sum of 138,033 units delivered to
customers. Total sales of 111,199 in a USA are 10.1% down on the
same duration final year, as supply to a marketplace is now being
rebalanced in sequence to take comment of augmenting direct for SAV
models. Deliveries in Canada are adult 9.3% (13,197) and sales in Mexico
in a year-to-date rose 7.1% (9,766).
BMW Motorrad continued a run of record sales in
Apr with deliveries adult 1.4% (16,793). Around a world, a sum of
50,581 BMW motorcycles and maxi-scooters have been delivered to
business so distant in 2016 (+5.5%).
MW Group sales in / ytd Apr 2016 during a glance
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The BMW Group
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world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles
and also provides reward financial and mobility services. As a global
company, a BMW Group operates 31 prolongation and public facilities
in 14 countries and has a tellurian sales network in some-more than 140 countries.
In 2015, a BMW Group sole approximately 2.247 million cars and
scarcely 137,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation for the
financial year 2015 was approximately € 9.22 billion on revenues
amounting to € 92.18 billion. As of 31 Dec 2015, a BMW Group
had a workforce of 122,244 employees.
The success of a BMW Group has always been formed on long-term
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