Mercedes-Benz USA Reports January Sales of 25,307

ATLANTA--()--Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported January sales of 25,307 units, compared to 25,527 vehicles sold during the same period last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans reported best-ever January sales with 2,191 units (up 6.9%) and smart reported 105 units, bringing the MBUSA grand total to 27,603 vehicles for the month.

On the heels of our second year as the leading luxury brand, January highlights included strong results for the S-Class and GLC model lines,” said Dietmar Exler, president and CEO of MBUSA. “We expect this momentum will continue by virtue of an outstanding product lineup, a dedicated team, a committed dealer network and a laser focus on the customer experience.”

Mercedes-Benz volume leaders in January included the GLC, C-Class and E-Class (including the CLS) model lines. The GLC took the lead at 4,793, followed by C-Class sales of 4,419. The E-Class rounded out the top three with 4,099 units sold.

Mercedes-AMG high-performance models sold 2,454 units in January, compared to 2,596 vehicles sold last January.

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded sales of 9,437 vehicles in January, compared to 10,496 vehicles sold during the same month last 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 CLA-Class four-door coupe to the flagship S-Class and the Mercedes-AMG GT S.

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

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

 

MERCEDES-BENZ USA
Sales -- January 2018

 
 

Mercedes-Benz
Passenger Vehicles

        Jan-18         Jan-17         Monthly %         YTD 2018         YTD 2017         Yearly %  
                                         
  B-CLASS     40     53     -24.5%     40     53     -24.5%  
                                         
  CLA     1,994     1,405     41.9%     1,994     1,405     41.9%  
                                         
  C-CLASS     4,419     6,453     -31.5%     4,419     6,453     -31.5%  
                                         
  E-CLASS/CLS     4,099     4,155     -1.3%     4,099     4,155     -1.3%  
                                         
  S-CLASS     1,569     1,212     29.5%     1,569     1,212     29.5%  
                                         
  SLC     167     236     -29.2%     167     236     -29.2%  
                                         
  SL     168     232     -27.6%     168     232     -27.6%  
                                         
  AMG GT     129     81     59.3%     129     81     59.3%  
                                         
  GLA     2,410     2,007     20.1%     2,410     2,007     20.1%  
                                         
  GLC     4,793     3,065     56.4%     4,793     3,065     56.4%  
                                         
  GLE     3,488     3,970     -12.1%     3,488     3,970     -12.1%  
                                         
  GLS     1,682     2,336     -28.0%     1,682     2,336     -28.0%  
                                         
  G-CLASS     349     322     8.4%     349     322     8.4%  
                                         
  TOTAL     25,307     25,527     -0.9%     25,307     25,527     -0.9%  
                                         
  Vans1     2,191     2,049     6.9%     2,191     2,049     6.9%  
                                         
  smart         105         324         -67.6%         105         324         -67.6%  
                                                                 
 

MBUSA
Combined Total

    Jan-18     Jan-17     Monthly %     YTD 2018     YTD 2017     Yearly %  
                                         
  GRAND TOTAL         27,603         27,900         -1.1%         27,603         27,900         -1.1%  
 
 

1Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner Sprinter and Metris Vans are sold and marketed in the U.S. by Mercedes-Benz USA and Daimler Vans USA, respectively.

 
 
     

Contacts

Mercedes-Benz USA
Donna Boland, 770-705-2009
or
Beverly Rhodes, 770-705-3894

Release Summary

January Sales Release

Contacts

Mercedes-Benz USA
Donna Boland, 770-705-2009
or
Beverly Rhodes, 770-705-3894