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New all-time high for BMW Group deliveries in 2019 confirms position as world’s heading reward automobile company

Munich. The BMW Group reported a ninth consecutive
record year in 2019, with a sum of 2,520,307 (+1.2%) BMW, MINI and
Rolls-Royce vehicles delivered to business worldwide. The BMW,
Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad brands also posted new all-time highs for
2019. Sales of electrified BMW and MINI vehicles also increased
compared to a prior year. By a finish of 2019, a BMW Group had
already half a million electrified vehicles worldwide on a road. The
association reliable a position as a world’s heading reward car
association for a 16th uninterrupted year.

 

“Thanks to a vital indication offensive, we were once again means to
boost a sales in 2019 and grasp another new all-time high,”
underlined Pieter Nota, member of a Board of
Management of BMW AG obliged for Customer, Brands and Sales. “This
confirms a vital approach, a “Power of Choice”, that allows
a business to select a optimal expostulate sight for their preferred
model. In this way, we are means to accommodate a customers’ individual
mobility needs worldwide,” total Nota.

 

Optimism for 2020: Targeting continued growth

The BMW Group expects to grow sales in a year 2020 by its
indication offensive.      “I am assured we will be means to say our
successful march and means a essential growth. We are targeting
a slight sales boost altogether for a BMW Group in 2020,” said
Pieter Nota.

 

Growth for BMW X vehicles and oppulance segment

The BMW code reported a new all-time high last
year, with a sum of 2,168,516 (+2.0%) car deliveries worldwide.
The new and revised BMW X models done a poignant grant to
this certain development, with sales rising 21.0% to 958,732
vehicles. Thanks to a new BMW 8 Series, a new BMW 7 Series and the
all-new BMW X7, sales in a oppulance shred saw a significant
year-on-year boost of 66.0% (105,331 vehicles) for a full year.
The BMW Group skeleton to double sales in a oppulance category between 2018
and 2020.

 

Electrified models in each car segment

As an e-mobility pioneer, a BMW Group has already delivered half a
million electrified vehicles to business worldwide. A sum of
145,815 electrified BMW and MINI vehicles were sole worldwide in 2019
– an boost of 2.2% over a prior year. The BMW i brand
continued a certain sales trend final year with a BMW i3 and the
BMW i8 (42,073 units,  +12.1%). Sales of a MINI Cooper S E
Countryman ALL4* plug-in hybrid were adult 28.1% in 2019. The
introduction of a new BMW 330e*, a BMW X5 xDrive45e*, a BMW X3
plug-in hybrid* and a pure-electric MINI Electric* brings a total
series of electrified vehicles in a BMW Group choice to 12.

 

The BMW Group skeleton to enhance a operation of electrified vehicles to 25
models by 2023 – some-more than half of them
entirely electric. A entertain of a BMW Group vehicles sole in Europe are
approaching to be electrified by 2021; a third by 2025 and half by 2030.

 

2019 best year ever for BMW M GmbH

With sales expansion of 32.2% (135,826 deliveries), 2019 was also the
many successful year in a roughly fifty-year story of BMW M
GmbH
. More romantic M high-performance models were
introduced final year than ever before: In further to a BMW X models
X3 M, X4 M, X5 M and X6 M, a M2 CS* and oppulance sports cars M8 Coupé,
M8 Convertible and M8 Gran Coupé also done their debuts.

 

MINI John Cooper Works models renouned with customers; strong
seductiveness in MINI ELECTRIC

Focusing on essential sales expansion in a rarely rival segment,
worldwide MINI code deliveries totalled 346,639
units final year (-4.1% year-on-year). John Cooper Works models were
once again generally renouned in 2019, as good as a MINI Cooper S E
Countryman ALL4* plug-in hybrid, with a sum of 16,932 delivered to
customers. The fully-electric MINI ELECTRIC* assimilated a MINI line-up
in late 2019. More than 90,000 impending business have registered
so distant – reflecting a clever seductiveness in this pure-electric vehicle.

 

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars posts all-time sales high

In 2019, with 5,152 units sole worldwide (+25.4%),
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars reported a top sales
in a brand’s 116-year history. Strong sales expansion was accessible in
all regions worldwide. North America was once again a many important
market. The past year was characterised by well-developed demand
worldwide for a Cullinan and Black Badge models. The Phantom, Wraith
and Dawn models were also in demand. In a 11th and final year,
prolongation of a stream Ghost finished in late 2019. The new Ghost will
be expelled onto a marketplace in a fourth entertain of this year. 2019
also saw new all-time highs in bespoke tradition personalisation orders,
that is clearly reflected in Rolls-Royce’s position as a genuine
oppulance provider.

 

BMW Motorrad enjoys ninth uninterrupted record year

BMW Motorrad delivered some-more motorcycles and maxi
scooters to business than ever before in 2019. Across a entire
product range, a brand’s tellurian sales were adult 5.8%, reaching a total
of 175,162 vehicles. The 2019 sales outcome is underpinned by BMW
Motorrad’s successful expansion strategy. Another record year was
guaranteed by a marketplace launch of 7 new models, as good as the
clever BMW Motorrad product portfolio.

 

BMW MINI sales in a regions/markets

 

In China, a BMW Group delivered a sum of 723,680
BMW and MINI vehicles to business in 2019, a 13.1% boost compared
with a prior year. This was a company’s best-ever sales result
in China given entering a marketplace in 1994.

 

With expansion of 1.8% and 360,918 units sold, a BMW Group also posted
a highest-ever sales in a U.S. in 2019. The BMW
code led a reward shred in a U.S. market.

 

In Europe, sum BMW and MINI sales were slightly
reduce than a prior year, reflecting a domestic and economic
doubt in a series of markets. The BMW code was nevertheless
means to boost a marketplace share in a UK. In a domestic marketplace of
Germany, a association delivered 331,370 vehicles to business – an
boost of 3.8% over a prior year. The BMW Group also continued
to enhance a marketplace care in Germany in a margin of
electromobility** final year.

 

BMW Group sales in/YTD Dec 2019 during a glance

 

*BMW i, BMW iPerformance, MINI Electric

 

 

BMW MINI sales in a regions/markets

 

*Provisional registration figures

 

 

Sales opinion for 2020

The BMW Group is targeting a slight increase in
tellurian sales for a current year. It expects to see
solid sales growth in Mainland
China
in 2020. Locally made BMW vehicles will be the
categorical expansion drivers – generally a new BMW 3 Series and a dual X
models: a BMW X2, that has been locally constructed in China since
Sep 2019 and a BMW X3, that will also be accessible from 2020
with a pure-electric expostulate train.

 

Due to decrease in a mercantile environment, a BMW Group
expects sales expansion in Europe to be on a par
with a prior year.

 

The association anticipates a slight increase in
U.S. sales this year – benefiting, in particular,
from a new and revised BMW X vehicles.  

 

 

**Source: IHS Markit New Registrations BEV+PHEV combined. December
2019 report.

 

 

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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 2019, a BMW Group sole over 2,520,000 newcomer vehicles and
some-more than 175,000 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.

 

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