Mercedes Sales Jump to All-Time High

by Burke Speaker | October 3, 2013 9:01 am

Mercedes Sales Jump to All-Time High

mercedes 300x180 Mercedes Sales Jump to All Time High[1]Daimler‘s (DDAIF[2]) Mercedes-Benz announced that it had its best September sales month in its history — an increase of nearly 16%.

From Reuters:[3]

The carmaker sold over 142,000 cars last month, a rise of 15.9 percent, driven by demand in China and the United States, [the German paper Bild] … said in an advance copy of an article to be published on Thursday.

The company did not immediately comment on the news.

Recently, the luxury car company unveiled plans for a self-driving car[4] that would be ready by 2020, a move to regain dominance over its rival BMW[5] (BMW[5]).

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/mercedes.jpg
  2. DDAIF: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=DDAIF
  3. From Reuters:: http://ca.news.yahoo.com/mercedes-benz-sales-jump-16-percent-time-high-220222951--finance.html
  4. unveiled plans for a self-driving car: http://investorplace.com/2013/09/mercedes-benz-unveils-self-driving-car/
  5. BMW: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=BMW

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