Despite the fact that the yr is coming to an finish, BMW and Mercedes-Benz are nonetheless solely separated by a number of hundred vehicles of their ongoing luxurious battle of sale. Mercedes-Benz USA launched disappointing outcomes final month, permitting BMW to get nearer to this unofficial race. The Bavarians recorded a slight however important enhance of their gross sales in comparison with September 2017. Whereas Mercedes fell by virtually 10%, BMW elevated by 1.Three%.
Because the starting of the yr, Mercedes-Benz and BMW have been separated by solely 319 vehicles, making it one of the crucial notorious "gross sales wars" in historical past for the 2 German rivals. BMW bought 25,908 vehicles final month, whereas Mercedes-Benz bought 26,169. Lexus got here in third with 24,597 items, a contraction of 6.1% over the identical month of the yr. 39, final yr for the Japanese producer.