Yesterday we were telling your about the Stuttgart brand having the best September ever on US soil, with an increase of 6.7 percent compared to last year, while the first nine months of 2013 saw an increase of 12.2 percent. As unbelievable as it may seem, some of those increases were achieved by only a week's worth of CLA sales.
“As the bargain entrance into the Mercedes portfolio, we weren’t sure how luxury buyers would react,” said Alec Gutierrez, auto analyst for Kelley Blue Book to Bloomberg. “Through one week, it looks like they’re scooping it up.”
The Mercedes-Benz CLA is the first three-pointed star model available on the US market with a starting price under USD30,000.
Story via Bloomberg