BMW Group U.S. Sales Increase 6.1 percent in April 2012
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BMW Group in the United States reported total sales of 26,793 vehicles in the month of April 2012. This marks a 6.1% increase from a year ago and bring the year-to-date sales increase to 13.7% on sales of 102,522 vehicles.
The big movers for April included the X5 SAV up 50.9 percent to 3,561 units; the 3 Series, up 20.8 percent to 9,003 units; and the 6 Series, up 92.9 percent to 513 units.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 12.0 percent in April for a total of 21,062
compared to 18,801 vehicles sold in April, 2011. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is up
15.7 percent on sales of 82,611 compared to 71,417 sold in the first four months of
MINI USA reported sales of 5,731 automobiles in April, a decrease of 11.1 percent from
the record 6,446 sold in April 2011. Year-to-date, MINI sales in the U.S. are up 6.0
percent on volume of 19,911 compared to 18,787 in the first four months of 2011.