Mercedes sales top one million mark in the first 8 months
Mercedes Group global sales topped the best result ever in the single-August. The German carmaker in fact registered a growth of 9.2% to 124,663 units, of which 118,887 were Mercedes (+ 9.7%) and 5,776 Smart (+ 1.2%).
Record sales also since the beginning of the year with a surge of 10.9% for the Group with 1,092,510 units delivered, of which 1,032,410 were Mercedes (+ 12.3%) and 60,100 Smart (-7.9%). The million vehicles milestone was reached a month before 2013.