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Mercedes-Benz Reports Highest November Since 2007 With Sales of 19,037

MONTVALE, N.J., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported its highest November sales volume since 2007 with sales of 19,037, an increase of 13.3% for the month.  On a year-to-date basis, sales increased 19.4% to 203,468.

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Impressive gains continued in both the Mercedes-Benz passenger car and light-truck categories.  The strongest performer for the month was the 9th generation E-Class with sales of 4,986 bringing its year-to-date total to 55,869 (up 25.4%).  The popular and sporty C-Class followed with sales of 3,930 and the versatile M-Class SUV rounded out the top three volume performers with sales of 3,470 for the month.

Sales at the high end continued strong with sales of the flagship CL coupe up 159.2%.  Also showing strong gains for the month were the elegant CLS coupe up 130.8% and the commanding G-Class sport utility vehicle up 67.6%.  The company also sold 36 of the newly launched supercar - the SLS AMG - bringing its year-to-date sales to 451.

Separately, through the Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) program, MBUSA sold 6,275 vehicles in November, up 35.6 % compared to November 2009 sales of 5,369 vehicles.  Year-to-date sales for the MBCPO program were 74,363 – a 11.3 % increase over 2009 year-to-date sales (66, 788 vehicles) during the same timeframe.

About Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Montvale, New Jersey, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz and Maybach products in the United States.  MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse line-up in the luxury segment with 12 model lines ranging from the sporty C-Class to the flagship S-Class sedans and the SLS AMG supercar.  

MBUSA is also responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Vans in the US.  More information on MBUSA and its products can be found at www.mbusa.com and www.mbsprinterusa.com.

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Mercedes-Benz Passenger Vehicles

Nov-10

Nov-09

Monthly %

YTD 2010

YTD 2009

Yearly %








C-CLASS

3,930

4,022

-2.3%

53,861

47,578

13.2%








E-CLASS

4,986

4,824

3.4%

55,284

37,635

46.9%








S-CLASS

1,127

1,114

1.2%

12,639

10,034

26.0%








CL-CLASS

127

49

159.2%

896

1,167

-23.2%








SL-CLASS

168

264

-36.4%

2,212

3,780

-41.5%








SLS AMG

36

-

-

451

-

-








CLK-CLASS

-

257

-100.0%

585

6,931

-91.6%








SLK-CLASS

110

130

-15.4%

1,866

2,449

-23.8%








CLS-CLASS

240

104

130.8%

1,885

2,440

-22.7%








R-CLASS

214

145

47.6%

2,680

2,654

1.0%








M-CLASS

3,470

2,679

29.5%

25,915

22,456

15.4%








G-CLASS

114

68

67.6%

835

589

41.8%








GL-CLASS

2,096

1,417

47.9%

17,917

13,118

36.6%








GLK-CLASS

1,590

1,724

-7.8%

19,262

19,572

-1.6%








TOTAL

18,208

16,797

8.4%

196,288

170,403

15.2%








*SPRINTER

829

-

-

7,180

-

-








MBUSA Combined Total

Nov-10

Nov-09

Monthly %

YTD 2010

YTD 2009

Yearly %








GRAND TOTAL

19,037

16,797

13.3%

203,468

170,403

19.4%

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



SOURCE Mercedes-Benz USA



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