KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia Sdn Bhd aims to means a bullish sales expansion movement this year in perspective of a certain first-quarter performance, pronounced conduct of corporate communications Sashi Ambi.
He pronounced in a initial entertain of this year, sum sales rose by 17.6% to 2,600 units from 2,210 units in a prior analogous quarter.
Among a cars sole by a association are BMW, Mini Cooper and Motorrad (Motorbikes).
During a same period, BMW available a 17.9% boost in sales year-on-year (y-o-y) to 2,138 units.
For Mini Cooper, sales rose by 5% y-o-y to 207 units with Motorrad rising 27.5% y-o-y to 255 units.
He pronounced MINI was tracked as a third largest code in Malaysian reward automobile segment.
“Last year alone, a Mini Cooper contributed over 900 vehicles to a group’s performance, a 19% expansion compared to 2015,” he told reporters after rising a new Mini Cooper Countryman on Friday.
The Mini Cooper comes in dual variations — Mini Cooper Countryman labelled during RM239,598 and a Mini Cooper S Countryman labelled during RM269,159.
Currently, Mini has a 4% marketplace share in a Malaysian reward automobile segment, with over 1,500 units delivered given 2011 with a prior Countryman model.
He pronounced now there were no skeleton to furnish a Countryman locally as a organisation recently non-stop a new bureau in a Netherlands.
“This is a initial indication to be built during a new bureau and a organisation skeleton to ramp adult output, so there are no skeleton for it to be done locally as yet,” he said.
As of final year, a organisation delivered 10,906 units of BMW, Mini and Motorrad vehicles, 16% some-more compared to 2015. – Bernama