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Mercedes-Benz USA Reports June Sales of 29,125 Units

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Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) today reported June sales of 26,191
Mercedes-Benz models, a decrease of 9.7% from the best-ever June sales
reported during the same time period last year at 28,994 vehicles sold.
Mercedes-Benz Vans reported June sales of 2,808 units and smart reported
126 units, bringing MBUSA to a grand total of 29,125 vehicles for the
month. On a year-to-date basis, Mercedes-Benz recorded sales of 158,848,
adding 16,910 units for Vans and 650 vehicles for smart, MBUSA's
year-to-date sales volume totaled 176,408, a decrease of 1.9% from last
year.

"June sales were mainly impacted by limited availability of our larger
SUVs, the GLE and GLS, whose production was affected by a fire at a
supplier facility in May," said Dietmar Exler, president and CEO of
MBUSA.

Mercedes-Benz volume leaders in June included the GLC, C-Class and
E-Class model lines. The GLC continues to build sales momentum
month-over-month coming in at 6,608, followed by C-Class sales of 5,742.
The E-Class rounded out the top three with 3,435 units sold.

Mercedes-AMG high-performance models sold 2,366 units in June, with a
total of 15,320 units sold year-to-date.

Separately, Mercedes-Benz Certified Pre-Owned (MBCPO) models recorded
sales of 11,050 vehicles in June, an increase of 23.4% when compared to
the same month last year (8,954). On a year-to-date basis, MBCPO sold
62,121 vehicles, an increase of 3.2% over 2017 (60,193).

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 R.

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 -- June 2018

     
 

Mercedes-Benz
Passenger Vehicles

        Jun-18         Jun-17         Monthly %         YTD 2018         YTD 2017         Yearly %  
                                         
  B-CLASS     0     46     -100.0%     132     317     -58.4%  
                                         
  CLA     2,094     2,118     -1.1%     11,716     8,505     37.8%  
                                         
  C-CLASS     5,742     7,116     -19.3%     29,659     42,552     -30.3%  
                                         
  E-CLASS/CLS     3,435     4,316     -20.4%     23,440     24,759     -5.3%  
                                         
  S-CLASS     1,156     1,169     -1.1%     8,425     7,583     11.1%  
                                         
  SLC     135     201     -32.8%     1,181     1,616     -26.9%  
                                         
  SL     208     221     -5.9%     1,256     1,450     -13.4%  
                                         
  AMG GT     154     118     30.5%     914     541     68.9%  
                                         
  GLA     1,722     2,081     -17.3%     12,162     10,360     17.4%  
                                         
  GLC     6,608     3,729     77.2%     35,145     19,727     78.2%  
                                         
  GLE     3,318     4,824     -31.2%     22,741     26,825     -15.2%  
                                         
  GLS     1,356     2,656     -48.9%     10,199     15,530     -34.3%  
                                         
  G-CLASS     263     399     -34.1%     1,878     2,195     -14.4%  
                                         
  TOTAL     26,191     28,994     -9.7%     158,848     161,960     -1.9%  
                                         
  Vans1     2,808     3,108     -9.7%     16,910     15,800     7.0%  
                                         
  smart         126         226         -44.2%         650         1,983         -67.2%  
                                                                 
 

MBUSA
Combined Total

    Jun-18     Jun-17     Monthly %     YTD 2018     YTD 2017     Yearly %  
                                         
  GRAND TOTAL         29,125         32,328         -9.9%         176,408         179,743         -1.9%  
 
 
 

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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