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Mercedes-Benz USA Reports January Sales of 25,307

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Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported January sales of 25,307 units,
compared to 25,527 vehicles sold during the same period last year.
Mercedes-Benz Vans reported best-ever January sales with 2,191 units (up
6.9%) and smart reported 105 units, bringing the MBUSA grand total to
27,603 vehicles for the month.

"On the heels of our second year as the leading luxury brand, January
highlights included strong results for the S-Class and GLC model lines,"
said Dietmar Exler, president and CEO of MBUSA. "We expect this momentum
will continue by virtue of an outstanding product lineup, a dedicated
team, a committed dealer network and a laser focus on the customer
experience."

Mercedes-Benz volume leaders in January included the GLC, C-Class and
E-Class (including the CLS) model lines. The GLC took the lead at 4,793,
followed by C-Class sales of 4,419. The E-Class rounded out the top
three with 4,099 units sold.

Mercedes-AMG high-performance models sold 2,454 units in January,
compared to 2,596 vehicles sold last January.

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded
sales of 9,437 vehicles in January, compared to 10,496 vehicles sold
during the same month last year.

About Mercedes-Benz USA

Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Atlanta, is responsible for
the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz
products in the United States. MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse
lineup in the luxury segment with 15 model lines ranging from the sporty
CLA-Class four-door coupe to the flagship S-Class and the Mercedes-AMG
GT S.

MBUSA is also responsible for Mercedes-Benz Vans and smart products in
the U.S. More information on MBUSA and its products can be found at www.mbusa.com,
www.mbsprinterusa.com
and www.smartusa.com.

Accredited journalists can visit our media site at www.media.mbusa.com.
Follow us on Twitter @MBUSAnews.

 

MERCEDES-BENZ USA
Sales -- January 2018

 
 

Mercedes-Benz
Passenger Vehicles

        Jan-18         Jan-17         Monthly %         YTD 2018         YTD 2017         Yearly %  
                                         
  B-CLASS     40     53     -24.5%     40     53     -24.5%  
                                         
  CLA     1,994     1,405     41.9%     1,994     1,405     41.9%  
                                         
  C-CLASS     4,419     6,453     -31.5%     4,419     6,453     -31.5%  
                                         
  E-CLASS/CLS     4,099     4,155     -1.3%     4,099     4,155     -1.3%  
                                         
  S-CLASS     1,569     1,212     29.5%     1,569     1,212     29.5%  
                                         
  SLC     167     236     -29.2%     167     236     -29.2%  
                                         
  SL     168     232     -27.6%     168     232     -27.6%  
                                         
  AMG GT     129     81     59.3%     129     81     59.3%  
                                         
  GLA     2,410     2,007     20.1%     2,410     2,007     20.1%  
                                         
  GLC     4,793     3,065     56.4%     4,793     3,065     56.4%  
                                         
  GLE     3,488     3,970     -12.1%     3,488     3,970     -12.1%  
                                         
  GLS     1,682     2,336     -28.0%     1,682     2,336     -28.0%  
                                         
  G-CLASS     349     322     8.4%     349     322     8.4%  
                                         
  TOTAL     25,307     25,527     -0.9%     25,307     25,527     -0.9%  
                                         
  Vans1     2,191     2,049     6.9%     2,191     2,049     6.9%  
                                         
  smart         105         324         -67.6%         105         324         -67.6%  
                                                                 
 

MBUSA
Combined Total

    Jan-18     Jan-17     Monthly %     YTD 2018     YTD 2017     Yearly %  
                                         
  GRAND TOTAL         27,603         27,900         -1.1%         27,603         27,900         -1.1%  
 
 

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

 
 
     

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