Last month, Mercedes-Benz sold 108,417 vehicles, which is more than in any other month of August to date.
Since the start of the year, the brand grew its unit sales by 9.3%, reaching a new record of 919,644 units. Thus Mercedes-Benz grows faster than any other premium brand.
Strong growth in August was ensured primarily by the new
E-Class with a sales plus of 29.9%. The compacts and SUVs from Mercedes-Benz continued to post strong increases. In nearly all markets of Europe Mercedes-Benz reported double-digit growth rates and gained market shares in August. In August, Mercedes-Benz again saw double-digit growth in the USA and China (incl. Hong Kong). In Germany, the USA and Japan, the Mercedes-Benz continued to be the most registered premium manufacturer since the beginning of the year.