Almost 7 Of BMW Group Car Sales Plugged In August 2018

435-Mile BMW Vision iNext CUV Spotted Boarding Airplane: Video Author Liberty Access TechnologiesPosted on September 16, 2018Categories Electric Vehicle News “Sales of BMW i, BMW iPerformance and MINI Electric vehicles continue to grow around the world. In August, global BMW i sales were up 30.0%, BMW iPerformance increased deliveries by 77.2% and MINI Electric sales grew 51.4%. The share of electrified as a proportion of overall BMW Group sales also continues to increase: in August 2018, electrified vehicles accounted for almost 7% of global BMW and MINI sales, compared with just over 4% in the same month last year.” U.S. BMW Plug-In Electric Car Sales Up In August New 2020 BMW X5 xDrive45e To Boast 50 Miles Of Electric Range Every 15th car sold by BMW/MINI was a plug-in last month on the global level.BMW Group is consistently increasing sales of plug-in electric models and in August delivered 11,669 units, which is 62.3% more a than year ago.The most important part is that plug-ins now account for 6.74% of total volume (a new record) for the month and 5.2% for the eight-month period thus far in 2018.BMW news BMW i + BMW iPerformance + MINI PHEV sales worldwide – August 2018 BMW i + BMW iPerformance + MINI PHEV sales worldwide – August 2018With 82,977 (+43.3%) sales so far this year, BMW Group remains on track for goal of 140,000 in 2018.Pieter Nota, BMW AG Management Board member responsible for Sales and Brand BMW said:“These figures mean we are well on track to achieve our target of 140,000 electrified deliveries this year, and customer demand continues to grow. In Norway, we’ve just launched a pilot project to pre-order the BMW iX3, which is due to start production in 2020, via an app. Within less than two weeks, around 1,000 Norwegian customers have already registered, including paying a €1,600 deposit on the first-ever pure-electric BMW core model,”. Source: Electric Vehicle News read more