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BMW Motorrad increases sales in a 1. Quarter of 2017 by 5.5 percent compared to a prior year.

Munich. BMW Motorrad achieves a best start into the
new motorcycle deteriorate to date with a plain expansion of 5.5 %. In the
initial 3 months of 2017, 35,636 motorcycles and maxi scooters were
delivered to business (previous year: 33,788 units). 1.848 units more
than in a homogeneous duration final year. In a really successful March
BMW Motorrad delivered 18,265 vehicles worldwide (previous year:
16,465 units amounting to a 10.9 % expansion in sales.

Heiner Faust, BMW Motorrad Head of Sales and Marketing:
“BMW Motorrad has started into a new 2017 motorcycle season
with a best initial quarterly sales of all time. With a plain growth
of 5.5%, BMW Motorrad stays resolutely on march for success following
a record year in 2016. The stream indication operation with a many new
models is really renouned with a customers. This is also reflected by
a high series of incoming orders. we am quite gratified with the
record sum for Mar with a and of roughly 11% compared to the
already really good Mar formula of a year before.”

In a initial entertain BMW Motorrad available expansion above all in
Europe, Central America, South America and China. Developments are
generally certain in France (3,696 units, +14.4 %), Italy (3,463
units, +10.8 %) and above all China (1,298 units, +52.2 %).

Germany still stays a strongest singular marketplace with 5,824
units (+2.8 %) followed by France and Italy. In Central and South
America, BMW Motorrad has increasing sales by 13.3 % to 3,890 units sold.

The BMW Motorrad sales ranking is still headed by a R 1200 GS
transport enduro and a sister model, a R 1200 GS Adventure. In the
initial 3 months already some-more than 12,361 flat-twin GS motorcycles
have been delivered to business worldwide. Next on a list of the
many sought-after models is a BMW R 1200 RT (2,271 units) and the
BMW F 700 GS (2,257 units). The BMW Motorrad S-Models with its
absolute inline 4-cylinder engine also valid to be really successful
with a sum of 5,360 units sold.

Heiner Faust comments: “Our record sales in a initial entertain is
many expected due to a biggest indication operation of all time featuring so
many new products. Our ultimate R 1200 GS and R 1200 GS Adventure
transport enduros are some-more successful than ever. The rarely emotional
models of a R nineT family have launched into a new year with
good success during some-more than 3,300 units sold. They move a whole new
organisation of business to BMW Motorrad. We are awaiting really positive
business opening this year, too.”

The BMW Motorrad indication descent with 14 new and revised
models is set to continue in 2017.
The BMW Motorrad model
beginning enters a subsequent round. In 2017 a business can look
brazen to 14 new and revised BMW motorcycles. The R nineT family
alone will enhance to embody 5 models. In further to a G 310 R
we will also be charity a G 310 GS. BMW Motorrad will so have two
models in a ability shred next 500 cc from a second half of
2017. With this product offensive, a vital repositioning of the
BMW Motorrad code is advancing as partial of a “Make Life a Ride”
reorientation of a brand. 

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In box of queries greatfully contact:

Tim Diehl-Thiele, Head of Communication Motorrad
+49 89 382-57505, Fax: +49 89 382-7061001

Markus Sagemann, Head of Product and Lifestyle Communication
MINI, BMW Motorrad
Telephone: +49 89 382-68796, Fax: +49 89 382-28567

E-mail: [email protected]

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