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BMW of North America Reports April 2019 U.S. Sales.

  • Overall BMW Brand Sales Increase 1.4%
  • BMW X7 Sports Activity Vehicle and All-New BMW 3 Series Sedan Continue to Drive Growth in the U.S.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – May 1, 2019… Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 1.4 percent in April 2019 for a total of 23,816 over the 23,482 vehicles sold in April 2018.

BMW Sports Activity Vehicles continue to drive sales growth in the U.S., led by the BMW X3, BMW X5 and the BMW X7, which sold 2,291 units in its second full month of availability. The all-new BMW 3 Series sedan also performed particularly well, with an increase of 2.6 percent over April 2018, while the BMW 5 Series sedan remains the leader in its segment.

“We’ve said before that our focus for 2019 would be profitability and growth -- and we’re right where we want to be,” said Bernhard Kuhnt, president and CEO, BMW of North America. “Demand for the BMW X7 only continues to grow, and the new 3 Series, with its suite of new technology features and exceptional driving dynamics has drawn rave reviews from our dealers, the media and most importantly, our customers.”

 

Vehicle Sales BMW of North America, LLC, April 2019

 

Apr. 2019

Apr.2018

%

YTD Apr. 2019 YTD Apr. 2018          %

i3

331

503

-34.2%

1,295

2,500                   -48.2%

i8

87

57

53.0%

248

175                       41.7%

2 Series

581

879

-33.9%

2,643

3,647                   -27.5%

3 Series

3,642

3,550

2.6%

11,867

17,201                -31.0%

4 Series

1,214

2,473

-50.9%

8,616

9,412                     -8.5%

5 Series

2,857

3,056

-6.5%

13,202

13,094                    0.8%

6 Series

96

398

-75.9%

721

1,428                   -49.5%

7 Series

567

546

3.8%

2,860

2,346                    21.9%

8 Series

275

0

0.0%

876

0                              0.0%

Z4

271

0

0.0%

472

2 23500.0%

X1

1,618

2,501

-35.3%

7,474

10,752                -30.5%

X2

822

1,069

-23.1%

3,773

2,016                    87.2%

BMW passenger cars

12,361

15,032

-17.8%

54,047

62,573                 -13.6%

X3

4,321

3,865

11.8%

18,889

14,647                  29.0%

X4

638

193

230.6%

2,074

1,610                    28.8%

X5

3,781

3,800

-0.5%

15,693

15,876                   -1.2%

X6

424

592

-28.4%

2,524

2,611                     -3.3%

X7

2,291

0

0.0%

4,477

0                              0.0%

BMW light trucks

11,455

8,450

35.6%

43,657

34,744                  25.7%

BMW brand

23,816

23,482

1.4%

97,704

97,317                    0.4%

Cooper /S Hardtop 2 Door

743

634

17.2%

2,822

2,973                     -5.1%

Cooper /S Hardtop 4 Door

460

394

16.8%

2,127

1,779                    19.6%

Cooper /S Convertible

338

972

-65.2%

1,462

1,920                   -23.9%

Cooper /S Clubman

200

350

-42.9%

1,039

1,297                   -19.9%

Countryman

880

1,381

-36.3%

4,076

6,295                   -35.3%

MINI brand

2,621

3,731

-29.8%

11,526

14,264                 -19.2%

TOTAL BMW of North

 

 

 

 

 

America, LLC

26,437

27,213

-2.9%

109,230

111,581                 -2.1%

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