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BMW Group Canada achieves best-ever year to date sales.
Tue Nov 01 19:45:00 CET 2016 Press Release
BMW brand achieves best-ever month of October with a +21% increase.¶
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Richmond Hill, ON. BMW Group Canada (BMW and MINI brands combined) reported sales of 4,080 vehicles, achieving its best-ever October, with an increase of +12.1 per cent. With sales of 37,373 vehicles year-to-date, the company is up +7 per cent over the same period in 2015 and establishes a new sales high in Canada.
BMW reported sales of 3,435 units resulting in an increase of +21.4 per cent over October 2015, On a year-to-date basis, BMW sales total 31,664 units, an increase of +8.7 per cent over the same period last year. October represents the 10th consecutive month of year over year growth.
The MINI brand reported 645 sales in October, a decrease of -20.4 per cent over October 2015. On the year, MINI reported 5,709 units representing a slight decrease of -1.5 per cent as compared to the same period last year. October marked the arrival of the first-ever Cooper Clubman ALL4 into the line-up, which was a key contributor to the overall Clubman success achieving its best-ever month.
BMW Motorrad Canada reported 121 units sold in October, a decrease of -13.6 per cent compared to October 2015. Year-to-date, the brand has sold 1,758 units, resulting in a decrease of -8.9 per cent over the same period last year. Leading sales in October were the highly respected R1200GS, S1000RR and R1200RT.
BMW Group in Canada
BMW Group Canada, based in Richmond Hill, Ontario, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BMW AG and is responsible for the distribution of BMW luxury performance automobiles, Sports Activity Vehicles, Motorcycles, and MINI. BMW Group Financial Services Canada is a division of BMW Group Canada and offers retail financing and leasing programs and protection products on new and pre-owned BMW and MINI automobiles, as well as retail financing for new and pre-owned BMW Motorcycles. A total network of 48 BMW automobile retail centres, 20 BMW motorcycle retailers, and 30 MINI retailers represents the BMW Group across the country.
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Marc Belcourt, Director, Corporate Communications
BMW Group Canada
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Barb Pitblado, Manager, Corporate Communications
BMW Group Canada
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