WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sales of BMW cast cartage added 1.0 percent in November 2018 for a absolute of 28,330, compared to 28,049 cartage awash in November 2017. Year-to-date, the BMW cast is up 1.9 percent on sales of 276,657 cartage compared to 271,432 awash in the aboriginal eleven months of 2017.
“BMW sales advance in the U.S. accomplished addition anniversary as November apparent our 13th beeline ages of sales increases in the U.S. with our accretion band of Sports Activity Cartage already added arch the way,” said Bernhard Kuhnt, President and CEO, BMW of North America. “The all-new BMW X5 delivered an amazing aftereffect in its aboriginal weeks on auction with the X3 and the 5 Series rounding out the ages as our top sellers. This week, the all-new BMW X7, which debuted at the LA Auto Show aftermost week, begins assembly at our accomplishment bulb in South Carolina and will ability BMW showrooms in aboriginal 2019.”
BMW’s calendar of Sports Activity Cartage accounted for 56 percent of BMW cast sales in November 2018. This was led by the all-new BMW X5 and BMW X3, which calm represented one out of every three BMW cartage awash in the U.S. in November. For the ninth after month, the BMW X3 was the top-selling BMW archetypal in the U.S. – carefully followed by the all-new BMW X5, which afresh began accession at BMW Centers beyond the U.S. and throughout the world. Aftermost week, one appropriate BMW X5 was apprenticed in a beeline band beyond the U.S., anon from the assembly band in Spartanburg, South Carolina to its admission on date at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show. (Video included.)
Table 1: New Agent Sales BMW of North America, LLC, November 2018
BMW Group Electrified Agent Sales
BMW cast sales of electric and constituent amalgam electric cartage totaled 2,314 in November 2018, a abatement from the 2,725 awash in the aforementioned ages a year ago. In total, BMW Group (BMW and MINI) electrified cartage accounted for 7.7 percent of U.S. sales in November 2018.
BMW Group currently offers bristles electrified models in the U.S., including the BMW i3, BMW i8 and i8 Roadster, BMW 530e, BMW 740e, and MINI Countryman plug-in-hybrid electric vehicle. Constituent amalgam versions of the all-new BMW X5 and the all-new BMW 3 Series accept been appear and will activate sales in the U.S. during 2020.
MINI Cast Sales
For November, MINI USA appear 3,528 cartage sold, a abatement of 12.6 percent from the 4,038 awash in the aforementioned ages a year ago. MINI sales in November were led by the MINI Countryman, with 1,175 units. Year-to-date sales of the MINI Countryman accept added 23.0 percent compared to the aboriginal eleven months of 2017. Year to date, MINI cast sales are bottomward 3.8 percent.
BMW Pre-Owned Cartage
MINI Pre-Owned Cartage
Table 2: Pre-Owned Agent Sales BMW of North America, LLC, November 2018
BMW Group In America
BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States back 1975. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing cartage in 2003. The BMW Group in the United States has developed to accommodate marketing, sales, and banking account organizations for the BMW cast of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars; Designworks, a cardinal architecture consultancy based in California; technology offices in Silicon Valley and Chicago, and assorted added operations throughout the country. BMW Accomplishment Co., LLC in South Carolina is the BMW Group all-around centermost of adequacy for BMW X models and articles the X3, X4, X5, and X6 Sports Activity Vehicles. The BMW Group sales alignment is represented in the U.S. through networks of 347 BMW commuter car and BMW Sports Activity Agent centers, 153 BMW motorcycle retailers, 127 MINI commuter car dealers, and 36 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group’s sales address for North America, is amid in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.
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