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Mercedes-Benz Reports December Sales of 30,294 Vehicles

January 3, 2020 GMT

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 3, 2020--

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported December sales of 30,294 Mercedes-Benz models. Additionally, Mercedes-Benz Vans recorded December sales of 4,985, bringing MBUSA to a grand total of 35,279 vehicles for the month. On a year-to-date basis, MBUSA recorded sales of 316,094 Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles and 41,635 Vans. This brings MBUSA’s total year-to-date sales to 357,729 units, surpassing last year’s volume by 1.0%.

“Strong demand, combined with increased availability for many of our newest Mercedes models including the A-Class, GLB, GLS and GLE propelled us to a successful result in 2019,” said Nicholas Speeks, President and CEO of MBUSA. “With more new models to come and an energetic and ambitious dealer network providing first class service, we very much look forward to the new year.”

Mercedes-Benz volume leaders in December included the GLC, GLE and C-Class model lines. The GLC led totals with 6,436 units followed by GLE with sales of 5,787. The C-Class rounded out the top three with 3,412 units.

December sales of Mercedes-AMG high-performance models totaled 3,077 units with 33,586 vehicles sold year-to-date (+16.1%).

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded sales of 12,486 vehicles in December. On a year-to-date basis, MBCPO sold 133,969 vehicles, an increase of 4.0% from the previous year.

About Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Atlanta, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz products in the United States. MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse lineup in the luxury segment with 15 model lines ranging from the sporty A-Class sedan to the flagship S-Class and the Mercedes-AMG GT R.

MBUSA is also responsible for Mercedes-Benz products in the U.S. More information on MBUSA and its products can be found at www.mbusa.com and www.mbvans.com.

Accredited journalists can visit our media site at www.media.mbusa.com. Follow us on Twitter @MBUSAnews

MERCEDES-BENZ USA
Sales -- December 2019

 

Mercedes-Benz
Passenger Vehicles

Dec-19

Dec-18

Monthly %

YTD 2019

YTD 2018

Yearly %

 
A-CLASS

1,166

__

17,641

__
 
B-CLASS*

0

1

-100.0%

8

135

-94.1%

 
CLA

1,344

1,708

-21.3%

12,400

22,556

-45.0%

 
C-CLASS

3,412

6,799

-49.8%

49,153

60,409

-18.6%

 
E-CLASS/CLS

3,343

5,042

-33.7%

40,113

46,422

-13.6%

 
S-CLASS

1,087

1,486

-26.9%

12,528

14,978

-16.4%

 
SLC

147

152

-3.3%

1,840

1,993

-7.7%

 
SL

140

158

-11.4%

1,690

2,126

-20.5%

 
AMG GT

445

136

227.2%

4,208

1,525

175.9%

 
GLA

2,096

2,397

-12.6%

22,137

24,136

-8.3%

 
GLB

1,173

__

1,173

__
 
GLC

6,436

7,294

-11.8%

73,650

69,727

5.6%

 
GLE

5,787

3,734

55.0%

49,980

46,010

8.6%

 
GLS

2,902

2,664

8.9%

22,225

21,972

1.2%

 
G-CLASS

816

445

83.4%

7,348

3,970

85.1%

 
TOTAL

30,294

32,016

-5.4%

316,094

315,959

0.0%

 
Vans 1

4,985

4,116

21.1%

41,635

38,178

9.1%

 

MBUSA
Combined Total

Dec-19

Dec-18

Monthly %

YTD 2019

YTD 2018

Yearly %

 
GRAND TOTAL

35,279

36,132

-2.4%

357,729

354,137

1.0%

 

*Model has been discontinued in the U.S. market.
1 Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner Sprinter and Metris Vans are sold and marketed in the U.S. by Mercedes-Benz USA and Daimler Vans USA, respectively.

 

 

 

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