NEWS

Category Archives: Report

BMW Motorrad Sales Continued Up in April

BMW Motorrad Sales Continued Up in April

BMW Motorrad increased sales compared to the previous year for the fourth consecutive month. In continued difficult market conditions, global sales rose by 5% to 13,072 units in April. Worldwide a total of 36,181 BMW motorcycles were delivered to customers for the year up through April 2011. This represents an increase of 8.7% year-on-year. HusqvarnaContinue Reading »

2011 Q1 Sees Record Earnings for BMW Group

2011 Q1 Sees Record Earnings for BMW Group

The BMW Group continues to perform well and has generated a new record for first-quarter earnings. Group revenues increased by 28.9% to euro 16,037 million (2010: euro 12,443 million). The total number of BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand cars sold increased by 21.3% to 382,758 units (2010: 315,614 units), the best first-quarter sales volume performanceContinue Reading »

First Quarter Sees Best BMW Motorcycle Sales in History

First Quarter Sees Best BMW Motorcycle Sales in History

For the first three months of this year, BMW Motorrad sold 23,109 motorcycles — an increase of 10.9% compared to the previous year — which is its best quarterly result in its history. Husqvarna Motorcycles likewise had a good quarterly showing delivering 1,940 motorcycles to customers in its first quarter — an increase of 18.3%.Continue Reading »

BMW Group Donates €1 Million to Help Japan

BMW Group Donates €1 Million to Help Japan

Given the devastating consequences of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan, the BMW Group has pledged to donate aid totaling 1 million euros to the victims of the catastrophe. The company’s Board of Management expressed their shock at the tragedy unfolding in Japan. “We are deeply moved by the horrific suffering in the affected regions,”Continue Reading »

BMW Group posts record earnings for 2010

BMW Group posts record earnings for 2010

If you’re interested in the health of BMW, and really enjoy financial numbers, then this new press release makes interesting reading. For those who just want the basics, let me summarize. BMW Group’s revenues climbed 19.3% and profit was up 11.7% in 2010 (both record highs). Total sales volume for BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce automobilesContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sales Continue Up in February

BMW Motorrad Sales Continue Up in February

After a dip in motorcycle sales in December, BMW has seen increases in January and now February sales. BMW reports global sales in February grew 22.5% to reach 6,720 motorcycles (compared with 5,485 sales in February 2010).  Year to date, the company sold 11,434 BMW motorcycles which is up 23%. The BMW Group’s second motorcycleContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Starts Year with 23.6% Increase in Sales

BMW Motorrad Starts Year with 23.6% Increase in Sales

BMW reported it’s January 2011 sales today with impressive motorcycle results—year-on-year sales increased 23.6%. That’s 4,714 units delivered to customers worldwide in January 2011 compared to 3,814 in January 2010. This continues the steady growth from last year where BMW recorded a sales increase of 12.3% for the year. It’s also going against the overallContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad UK Sees Record Sales in 2010

BMW Motorrad UK Sees Record Sales in 2010

BMW Motorrad UK is again, for their fourth year in a row, celebrating its most successful sales year ever. The 2010 registration data, published by the Motorcycle Industry Association (MCIA), shows BMW Motorrad UK sold a record-breaking 6,703 new bikes last year. Which is great news in a motorcycle market that fell 15.9 percent overallContinue Reading »

BMW Sees Nearly 4% Growth in USA

BMW Sees Nearly 4% Growth in USA

BMW Motorrad USA today announced they saw a nearly four percent growth in sales in 2010. This may not sound impressive given the 12.3% growth BMW Motorrad saw globally, but motorcycles sales in the US overall continued their downward slide by double digits in 2010. BMW sales were helped by the February launch of theContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad, Year in Review

BMW Motorrad, Year in Review

BMW Motorrad can look back on 2010 as a successful motorcycle sales year. As we mentioned last week when we brought you the BMW Group sales numbers for December, 98,047 motorcycles were delivered worldwide to customers in 2010. That’s a growth of 12.3% compared to the 87,306 units delivered in 2009. In a challenging economicContinue Reading »