Audi overtaking BMW as #1 luxuary car maker 2012.04
In April 2012, the Audi brand sold 125,200 vehicles, control of 109,424 units in April last year, an increase of 14.4%; the first four months of this year, cumulative sales of 471,300 vehicles, an 11.7% increase in sales of 421,956 vehicles last year on the basis of.
The original long-term leader in the luxury car market, BMW brand April global sales of 121,476 vehicles, an increase of 7.4 percent, less than the Audi. According to the information provided by the Audi spokesman, the last time the Audi monthly sales of more than BMW goes back to January 2011. The previous four month cumulative sales, Audi is also very close to 478,030 vehicles of the BMW brand.
Including Hong Kong, Audi in the largest single market for China April sales of 34,221 vehicles, compared to 23,766 units in April last year, an increase of 44.0%. The first four months of this year, total sales of 124,284 vehicles, 87,888 vehicles last year on the basis of improved 41.4 percentage points. Audi is the only in China in April and cumulative sales remain a major luxury car brand for more than 40 percent year-on-year increase.
Audi said that China’s domestic production Audi models in the local market continued selling the first four months only long-wheelbase version of Audi A4L in the Chinese market, sold more than 33,000, an increase of about 62%.
China is the absolute #1 Audi buyer: