MBUSA Reports Record Month and First Quarter
Mercedes-Benz USA announced that March was another record setting month with sales of 24,646 Mercedes-Benz vehicles sold. Also announced was the highest first quarter ever with a total of 69,187 Mercedes-Benz being sold. Combined with smart and Sprinter putting the total at 75,214 vehicles sold. Mercedes-Benz is up 12.5% over last year.
Top models sold were the C, E, and M-Class models. The C-Class posted sales 8,396 cars. The 9th generation E-Class followed up with sales of 4,009 cars and the M-Class rounded out the top three with sales of 3,501. On the high end, both the S-Class and SL showed significant growth.
The Sprinter model line also continued its record sales streak with 1,529 vans sold up 11.2% over last year and up 22.5% on a year to date basis. smart recorded sales of 929 vehicles. Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC diesel models finished with 1,640 vehicles sold and AMG reported 631 total sales for the month. Mercedes-Benz CPO program reported 8,670 vehicles sold up 22% for the year.