BMW Group reports strongest sales expansion so distant this year
BMW Group sales boost by 19.8% in November
Solid expansion in Germany, a U.S. and China
Sales aim of some-more than 1.4 million for 2010 in sight
Munich. Sales expansion during a BMW Group collected serve gait in November: With 129,014 (prev. yr. 107,718) BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce code vehicles sold, sales increasing 19.8% compared with a same month final year. This was a BMW Group’s top commission monthly expansion of a year so far. A sum of 1,319,827 vehicles (+13.5%; prev. yr.: 1,162,559) were delivered to business in a initial eleven months, already surpassing a sum sales volume for 2009 (1,286,310 units) by a finish of November.
“The BMW Group is good on a approach to reaching a aim of some-more than 1.4 million units for this year,” pronounced Ian Robertson, member of a Board of Management of BMW AG, obliged for Sales and Marketing. “Thanks to a ongoing product offensive, we are outperforming a marketplace and were means to enhance a marketplace share worldwide once again in November. As we do so, we continue to aim for a good change between a sales in Europe, a Americas and Asia.”
The BMW Group increasing a sales significantly in a 3 many critical markets of Germany, a U.S. and China. In a domestic marketplace of Germany, sales volumes for a BMW and MINI brands climbed 29.6% in November, with a sum of 25,156 new car registrations (prev. yr. 19,409). In a U.S., sales rose 25.2% to 22,883 vehicles (prev. yr. 18,272), creation BMW a best-selling reward code in November. In a third-largest market, China, sales surged 104.3% to 17,302 vehicles.
In addition, a series of other pivotal markets opposite a universe also reported certain trends and contributed to a BMW Group’s double-digit sales expansion in November, for example: South Korea (+89.8% to 1,860 units); South Africa (+32.3% to 2,094 units); Japan (+15.4% to 3,330 units); and Italy (+13% to 6,410 units).
BMW code sales were 19.7% aloft in November, during 108,187 units (prev. yr. 90,391). Over a march of a year, sell volumes have risen to a sum of 1,108,715 vehicles (+15%; prev. yr. 963,721 units).
The categorical expansion drivers in Nov were a new BMW 5 Series models and a BMW X family: Sales of a 5 Series Sedan were adult 86.9%, to 20,702 vehicles, while 5 Series Touring volumes climbed 62.9% to 5,073 units. Deliveries of a BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo some-more than doubled to 2,460 units. The association sole 9,160 BMW X1 vehicles in November, flitting a 100,000-unit symbol one year after a marketplace launch during a finish of Oct 2009. The BMW X5 continued to enhance a shred leadership, as sales rose 17.2% to 8,853 vehicles in November. The BMW X6 was means to say a high turn of sales during 4,018 units (+0.5%). The second era of a BMW X3, introduced usually final month, reported unusually clever new orders and a sum of 1,062 vehicles were delivered to their new owners in November. The car is slated for launch in a largest X3 market, a U.S., in Jan 2011.
MINI code sales increasing 19.3% in Nov to strech a sum of 20,552 vehicles (prev. yr. 17,223). In a year to a finish of November, 208,830 units (+5.4%; prev. yr. 198,203) were sold. The MINI Countryman also got off to an glorious start. Within dual months of a marketplace launch, it has turn a vital sales motorist for a brand. With deliveries of 4,165 units, each fifth MINI sole in Nov was a Countryman.
The MINI Countryman – and a successful BMW X family – are during a forefront of a stability trend towards innovative crossover and sports activity vehicles, characterized on a one palm by their bland drivability, flexibility and all-road capabilities and, on a other, by a feeling of reserve their lifted seating position affords. In a meantime, each fourth car sole by a BMW Group is a sports activity vehicle.
The Rolls-Royce code continued on a expansion lane in November, as deliveries climbed 164.4% to 275 vehicles, from 104 vehicles final November. A sum of 2,282 Rolls-Royce cars were delivered to business (+259.4%) in a initial eleven months.
With year-on-year sales expansion of 7.8%, BMW Motorrad continued on a fast expansion march in November, and for a eleventh uninterrupted month sell volumes were higher. A sum of 5,930 motorcycles were sole – 427 some-more than in Nov 2009. In a year to a finish of Nov 2010, 94,283 BMW motorcycles (prev. yr. 81,946 units) were delivered to business worldwide – an boost of 15.1%. Thanks to a certain sales opening in a steadfastly formidable altogether marketplace that has shrunk by 11% given a start of a year, BMW Motorrad was means to enhance a tellurian marketplace share of a applicable shred above 500cc.
BMW Group sales in / adult to Nov 2010 during a glance
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