Mercedes Reports Best-Ever June Sales

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) reported June sales of 28,473 vehicles, which closes out the second-quarter at 162,777 year-to-date. Mercedes-Benz Vans also reported best-ever June sales with 3,085 units, and smart reported 407 units, bringing MBUSA grand total to 31,965 vehicles for the month, up 2.3% from last year.

“A major highpoint for June was the launch of the new E-Class,” said Dietmar Exler, president and CEO of MBUSA. “This, along with the launch of several dream cars, will position us for a strong third quarter.”

Mercedes-Benz volume leaders in June included the C-Class, GLE and E-Class (including the CLS) model lines. The C-Class took the lead at 6,867, followed by the GLE at 4,515. The new E-Class, which went on sale the last week of June, rounded out the top three with 4,292 units sold.

Mercedes-AMG high-performance models sold 1,597 units in June, up 56.4% from last year (1,021), with a total of 10,945 units sold year-to-date (up 81%).

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded sales of 9,646 vehicles in June, an increase of 10.9% from last year (8,700). On a year-to-date basis, MBCPO sold 60,346 vehicles, an increase of 2.5%.

MERCEDES-BENZ USA
Sales — June 2016

Mercedes-Benz

Passenger Vehicles

Jun-16

Jun-15

Monthly %

YTD 2016

YTD 2015

Yearly %

B-CLASS

44

242

-81.8%

310

1,172

-73.5%

CLA

2,296

2,391

-4.0%

13,611

16,103

-15.5%

C-CLASS

6,867

8,316

-17.4%

37,305

43,337

-13.9%

E-CLASS/CLS

4,292

4,055

5.8%

22,458

25,053

-10.4%

S-CLASS

1,487

1,593

-6.7%

8,493

10,632

-20.1%

SLK

168

421

-60.1%

1,737

2,080

-16.5%

SL

191

303

-37.0%

1,798

2,201

-18.3%

AMG GT

79

106

678

607

*SLS AMG

4

1

27

GLA

1,750

2,177

-19.6%

12,815

12,313

4.1%

GLC/GLK

3,771

2,549

47.9%

23,391

13,835

69.1%

GLE/M-CLASS

4,515

3,541

27.5%

25,186

22,960

9.7%

GLS/GL

2,651

2,086

27.1%

12,880

12,938

-0.4%

G-CLASS 

362

260

39.2%

2,114

1,708

23.8%

TOTAL

28,473

28,044

1.5%

162,777

164,966

-1.3%

Vans1

3,085

2,442

26.3%

15,762

13,534

16.5%

smart

407

774

-47.4%

2,593

3,624

-28.4%

MBUSA
Combined Total

Jun-16

Jun-15

Monthly %

YTD 2016

YTD 2015

Yearly %

GRAND TOTAL

31,965

31,260

2.3%

181,132

182,124

-0.5%


1Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner Sprinter and Metris Vans are sold and marketed in the U.S. by Mercedes-Benz USA and Daimler Vans USA, respectively.

*out of production