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Sales Fall for BMW, small change from previous

FRANKFURT -- Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW.XE) said late Tuesday it sold 24,086 cars in the U.S in July, 4.4% down on last year's figure of 25,189.

The BMW Group - BMW and MINI brands combined - reported July sales of 24,086 vehicles compared to 25,189 vehicles in the same month in 2003, down 4.4 percent.

The BMW Group also reported year-to-date sales of 167,732 vehicles, an increase of 3.4 percent from 162,287 sold in the first seven months of 2003.

BMW Brand Reports Sales

BMW of North America, LLC reported its sales of 21,479 automobiles and Sports Activity Vehicles, down 3 percent compared to the 22,105 vehicles reported last July.

Sales of BMW brand vehicles were up 4 percent in the first seven months, with
sales of 147,313 vehicles compared to 141,673 vehicles sold in the first seven
months of 2003. BMW Automobile Sales
BMW's automobile sales dipped 25 percent in July, to 13,974 versus 18,559 in
the same month a year ago. Year-to-date, sales were down 7.7 percent, to
111,580 automobiles compared to 120,912 in the same period in 2003.
BMW Sports Activity Vehicle Sales

Sales of BMW's Sports Activity Vehicles continued to be exceptionally strong in July.

Total June SAV sales jumped to 7,505, compared to 3,546 vehicles sold in July
2003, a jump of 112 percent. Year-to-date, sales of BMW's SAV models were up
72 percent, to 35,733 vehicles compared to 20,761 for the same period in 2003.
Certified Pre-owned

BMW also reported sales of 6,550 Certified Pre-owned vehicles compared to
5,834 vehicles sold in July 2003, a 12 percent increase. For the first seven
months of 2004, BMW CPO sales were up 7.6 percent to 42,405 vehicles over 39,396
in the same period a year ago.
MINI Brand

MINI Automobiles

MINI USA reported continued demand for MINI automobiles, resulting in
extremely low inventories. Sales of MINI automobiles in July were 2,607, down
15.5 percent from the 3,084 sold in July of 2003. Year-to-date, sales of MINI
automobiles were down slightly, with 20,419 cars compared to 20,614 sold a year
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Um, :repost:
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repost, sorry...but repost of WSJ article..not really.
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Not to nitpick, but that is verbatim from BMWNA's press release.

Here's the original press release- http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/040803/nytu188_1.html

Here's the thread were it was first discussed - http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=67996
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