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BMW Group sells some-more than 2 million vehicles in 2017 so far

Munich. For a initial time ever during this indicate in the
year, a BMW Group has delivered some-more than two
million vehicles to business around a world. A sum of 2,008,849
vehicles have been sole in a initial 10 months of 2017, an increase
of 3.4% on a same duration final year. Oct sales of 197,601 (+0.8%)
achieved a same high turn as final year, notwithstanding a current
changeover of a poignant BMW X3 model, a new chronicle of which
is nearing in dealerships during November.


“Our sales formula for a initial 10 months of a year endorse the
extended operation and interest of a indication line-up,” commented Dr Ian
Robertson, BMW AG Management Board Member for Sales and Brand BMW.
“Despite poignant indication changeovers and headwinds in some of our
biggest markets, we have delivered over dual million vehicles to
business in a initial 10 months of a year. Vehicles as
wide-ranging as a BMW X1, a BMW 5 Series, 7 Series and a BMW i3,
to name only a few, have all contributed to that growth,” he continued.


The BMW Group’s peerless operation of 9 electrified
increasing their sales by a sum of 63.7% in a first
10 months of 2017, with a sum of 78,096 delivered to customers.
Independent research* confirms a BMW Group’s heading position when
it comes to sum sales of battery and plug-in hybrid electrified
vehicles worldwide, with a association good forward in Germany and Europe
as a whole. In October, BMW i and iPerformance vehicles done adult around
8% of sum BMW sales in a USA, France, a UK and a Netherlands,
with electrified sales in Scandinavia accounting for over 30% of total
BMW deliveries. Oct sales of BMW i, BMW iPerformance and MINI
Electric vehicles totalled 9,405, an boost of 60.3% on a same
month final year. The BMW i3 increasing sales in a month by 20.3% (2,851).


Global BMW code sales in a initial 10 months of
2017 increasing by 3.6% with a sum of 1,706,020 patron deliveries
worldwide. These record sum can be attributed to increasing sales
opposite a accumulation of models in a portfolio. For example, a BMW X
family continues to be a clever expansion driver, notwithstanding accessibility of
a BMW X3 being significantly influenced by a stream model
changeover. Total BMW X sales were adult 11.3% (578,336) in a initial ten
months of a year. Other models contributing significantly to sales
expansion this year embody a BMW 1 Series (161,804 / +12.5%) and the
BMW 7 Series (53,043 / +11.9%). Meanwhile in October, a new BMW 5
Series was delivered to a sum of 29,370 (+8.5%) business worldwide.
This boost was achieved notwithstanding a ongoing ramp-up in a 5
Series’ biggest market, China. Even before a automobile is entirely available
in all markets, in October, a new BMW 5 Series sedan was already the
world’s best-selling business limousine. The BMW 5 Series is only one
of a series of new models launched as partial of a company’s ongoing
indication offensive. Other new or rested models such as a BMW 2
Series Coupé and Convertible (4,689 / +5.0%) and a BMW 4 Series Gran
Coupé (6,001 / +21.6%) also done poignant contributions to the
brand’s sales growth.


Global deliveries of MINI code vehicles in the
initial 10 months surfaced a 300,000 symbol for a initial time ever at
this indicate in a year. A sum of 300,212 MINIs were delivered
worldwide, an boost of 2.5%. With a sales boost of 19.3% and
64,339 units delivered, a MINI Countryman was a brand’s major
expansion driver. Oct sales of that indication grew by 45.0% (7,503) with
some-more than one in 10 of those cars a plug-in hybrid MINI Cooper S E
Countryman ALL4 (fuel expenditure in a EU exam cycle: 2.3-2.1
litres/100 km, electricity expenditure 14 kWh/100 km, CO2 emissions: 52-49 g/km).


BMW Motorrad continues to grasp record sales, with
12,451 motorbikes and maxi-scooters delivered to business in October,
an boost of 13.5% compared to a same month final year. In the
initial 10 months of 2017, sales during BMW Motorrad climbed 10.4% with
140,269 units delivered to customers.



BMW MINI sales in a regions/markets during a glance


With ongoing sensitivity in several poignant markets, a BMW Group
maintains a transparent concentration on achieving profitable, tolerable and
offset expansion around a world.


Despite ongoing, poignant headwinds in a critical UK market,
BMW MINI sales in Europe are fast during last
year’s really high level, with a sum of 901,718 (+0.5%) vehicles
delivered to business in a initial 10 months of a year.


Asia continues to be a poignant expansion motorist for
BMW Group sales, with a Chinese marketplace behaving particularly
strongly. Sales in Asia (691,319) are adult 13.1% in a year-to-date.


Ongoing sensitivity in a US automotive marketplace is reflected in the
BMW Group’s sum for a Americas (361,135), which
in a year-to-date are 3.4% next final year’s level.




Group sales in/ytd Oct 2017 during a glance


*BMW i, BMW iPerformance, MINI Electric



*IHS / POLK news 5 Oct 2017; tellurian new automobile registrations
(BEV and PHEV combined).



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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.
As a tellurian company, a BMW Group operates 31 prolongation and assembly
comforts in 14 countries and has a tellurian sales network in some-more than
140 countries.


In 2016, a BMW Group sole approximately 2.367 million cars and
145,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation was approximately
€ 9.67 billion on revenues amounting to € 94.16 billion. As of 31
Dec 2016, a BMW Group had a workforce of 124,729 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.