BMW widens luxury lead over Mercedes, Lexus

FYI…from Automotive News today

Check this out from Automotive NewsBMW widens luxury lead over Mercedes, Lexus

BMW topped Mercedes-Benz in U.S. luxury sales during November and widened its lead over its German rival for the year. Lexus remained in a close third, with U.S. sales growing 7 percent to 29,340 vehicles in November. For the year, Lexus sales have surged 12 percent to 303,221 vehicles.

 

Nov. 2015

Nov. 2014

% change

11 mos. 2015

11 mos. 2014

% change

BMW

32,003

31,019

3.20%

311,398

298,212

4.40%

Mini

4,444

5,009

-11.30%

53,505

49,497

8.10%

Mercedes-Benz

32,813

37,110

-11.60%

334,728

318,839

5.0%

Lexus

9,340

27,472

6.80%

303,221

271,510

11.70

Audi

16,700

16,640

0.40%

181,803

162,773

11.70%

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John Strom