Daimler achieves record Mercedes-Benz July sales

Wednesday, 07. August 2019 10:48

Daimler AG announced on Wednesday that it sold 12.7% more Mercedes-Benz cars than in July than in the same month a year ago, recording all-time record July sales of 188,857 vehicles. Sales increased 10% or more in all regions, with sales in Germany rising 18.2% compared to the same month last year. Worldwide S-Class Saloon sales jumped 17.7% in July, E-Class Saloon and Estate sales increased by 11.1% and C-Class Saloon and Estate sales were up by 10.4%.

Year-to-date sales fell 2.4% compared to the first seven months in 2018 as Daimler sold 1,323,586 since the start of January.

Britta Seeger, member of the board of management of Daimler responsible for Mercedes-Benz cars marketing and sales said: "We are very satisfied with the start to the third quarter. The best July of all time for Mercedes-Benz unit sales confirms our positive expectations for the coming months. I am delighted with the great response from customers to our new compact cars and that the improved availability of our new SUVs has already had an impact on sales. And the Mercedes-Benz luxury and full-size saloons, the S-Class and the E-Class, were also very popular in July."

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