BMW Brand Sales Grow 45.7 Percent in the US in August
With such a rise, the total sales reached 24,523 BMWs, 7,688 units more than in the same month of last year. Therefore, year-to-date, the BMW Brand sales went up 14.8 percent, reaching a total of 188,997 units compared to 164,636 units sold during the first 8 months of 2012.
The massive boost in sales was carried by the popularity of the 3 Series that went up 66.9 percent (10,357 units sold), the F10 5 Series that went up an amazing 158.2 percent (4,359 units sold), the 6 Series with a 67.8 percent increase (to 760 units) and the record breaker 7 Series that grew by 172.6 percent to 924 units sold.
Even pre-owned vehicles' sales grew, by 19.2 percent, reaching 16,706 units sold, compared to the 14,012 units sold in August of 2012. With the new results, the year-to-date growth of the pre-owned vehicle's market reached 8.5 percent, selling 118,259 units compared to the 108,952 cars sold in the same period of last year.