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Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported April sales of 22,949 Mercedes- Benz models. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported April sales of 2,682 units and smart reported 85, bringing MBUSA to a grand total of 25,716 vehicles for the month. On a year-to-date basis, MBUSA recorded sales of 94,120, adding 10,158 units for Vans and 316 vehicles for smart, bringing the year-to-date sales volume to 104,594.

"Sales in April were again impacted by model changes and availability constraints of our high-volume SUV and compact model lines," said Dietmar Exler, president and CEO of MBUSA. "We expect increased vehicle availability in the coming months."

Mercedes-Benz sales leaders in April included the GLC, C-Class and E-Class model lines. The GLC lead totals with 5,378 vehicles followed by C-Class sales of 4,054. The E-Class rounded out the top three with 3,372.

April sales of Mercedes-AMG high-performance models totaled 2,796 units (+3.3%) with 12,480 vehicles sold year-to-date (+20.9%).

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded sales of 10,311 vehicles in April, an increase of 10.9% versus last year. On a year-to-date basis, MBCPO sold 40,676 vehicles, an increase of 4.2% from the previous year.

Mercedes-Benz
Passenger Vehicles

Apr-19

Apr-18

Monthly %

YTD 2019

YTD 2018

Yearly %

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A-CLASS

804

_

_

1,694

_

_

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B-CLASS

1

7

-85.7%

4

129

-96.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CLA

986

1,910

-48.4%

6,196

7,365

-15.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C-CLASS

4,054

5,148

-21.3%

19,056

18,498

3.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

E-CLASS/CLS

3,372

3,945

-14.5%

13,766

16,380

-16.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S-CLASS

958

1,535

-37.6%

4,109

6,100

-32.6%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SLC

303

197

53.8%

812

783

3.7%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SL

193

202

-4.5%

629

842

-25.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AMG GT

340

178

91.0%

984

559

76.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GLA

1,770

2,011

-12.0%

6,491

8,535

-23.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GLC

5,378

5,853

-8.1%

20,744

22,113

-6.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GLE

2,566

4,110

-37.6%

9,101

15,766

-42.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GLS

1,678

1,794

-6.5%

7,695

7,290

5.6%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G-CLASS

546

317

72.2%

2,839

1,321

114.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

22,949

27,207

-15.7%

94,120

105,681

-10.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vans

2,682

2,815

-4.7%

10,158

11,001

-7.7%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

smart

85

93

-8.6%

316

414

-23.7%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MBUSA
Combined Total

Apr-19

Apr-18

Monthly %

YTD 2019

YTD 2018

Yearly %

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GRAND TOTAL

25,716

30,115

-14.6%

104,594

117,096

-10.7%

1 Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner Sprinter and Metris Vans are sold and marketed in the U.S. by Mercedes-Benz USA and Daimler Vans USA, respectively.

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That's a lot of CPO sales.  Then again, I don't recall seeing CPO sales listed along w/ the regular new vehicle sales.

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AMG sales are up!!!  People have a pulse!

Sad to see sedans dying, a good bit of Mercedes drop is GLE model change over and they have shown a new GLS but it isn't in show rooms, so that old one is winding down.  BMW beat Mercedes last month, on the backs of their SUVs, so that is the weak spot at Mercedes right now.  Mercedes still outsold Lexus and the rest.

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AMG doesn't offer a manual transmission.. I'd hold off on the public having a pulse quite yet. 

Looking at those numbers... everything is a weak spot. The only vehicles that weren't down were vehicles that only sell hundreds a month anyway. 

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