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Chevrolet Camaro Leads March Sports Car Sales

The Chevrolet Camaro is again the best-selling sports car in the U.S., edging out its crosstown pony car rivals at Ford and Dodge for first place. Together, the three American muscle cars lead the sub-$100,000 sports car segment, besting vehicles like the Scion FR-S and Nissan 370Z. Even though an updated ...
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March Sports Car Sales: Camaro Wins With Mustang Close Behind

We thought we’d try something new with our sales coverage this month; in addition to regaling you with tales of how the Hyundai Elantra almost outsold the Honda Civic or how the Nissan Altima outsold the Toyota Camry, we’re breaking down the sales of sports and sporty cars under $100,000. ...
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April 2013 Sports Car Sales: Challenger Rises Again

They battle at the track and in showrooms too: Sports car sales are just as important to automakers as their performance is to enthusiasts. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at April sports car sales of vehicles that start at around $100,000 or less. Not surprisingly, ...
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April Sports Car Sales: Challenger is Only Muscle Car With Sales Increase

Automakers may profit the most from selling compact sedans and crossovers, but sports cars are what get people into showrooms and into the Camcords. So how did your favorite sports and sporty cars with starting prices around or under $100,000 sell in April? Not so hot, with sales for the ...
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BMW 3 Series Leads Luxury Sports Sedan May Sales, S60 Beats TL

The BMW 3 Series swept the compact luxury sports sedan segment last year, selling nearly 18,000 more units than the second place Mercedes-Benz C-Class. While the 3 Series dominated the segment in May with 9307 units to the second place C-Class’s 8013 units, the compact Benz leads year-to-date sales by ...
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Mercedes C-Class Tops Compact Lux Class in September, BMW 3 Series Close Behind

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class was again the top-selling compact luxury sport sedan in September, with sales of 7872 units. Coming in a close second was the new BMW 3 Series, which sold 7731 units for the month. Though the 3 Series came in behind the C-Class, so far in 2012, the model ...
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Skip the Dealer: BMW to Offer i3, i8 Electric Models For Sale Online

To sell its “i” sub-brand of electric vehicles, BMW will make the i3 electric city car and i8 EV sports coupe available for purchase online, reports Bloomberg. The move is intended to lower distribution costs, and also appeal to a generation of drivers accustomed to buying items over the internet. BMW’s ...
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Report: BMW Redirects Tens of Thousands of Euro-Market Cars to the U.S., China

The dire financial situation in Europe has led BMW to shift “tens of thousands” of cars originally intended for European consumption to other markets like the U.S. and Asia, Bloomberg reports. The European auto industry is about to see its biggest annual sales drop in 19 years. With 3 Series sales ...
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German April Sales: VW Has Best April Since 1971, Records for Benz, Audi

Mercedes-Benz and Audi finished April with double-digit gains of 23.8 and 15 percent respectively. Both companies report strong sales from their diesel models, but weaker showings from their flagship sedans. BMW also increased year-over-year sales last month with a 12.0-percent jump. Meanwhile, Volkswagen sales increased 31.5 percent last month for the ...
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We Hear: BMW Boosting Sales with Big Incentives for Dealers?

Could BMW be padding its sales with big discounts to dealers? It sounds like it may be, if a new report form The Wall Street Journal is correct. BMW and Mercedes-Benz have been battling it out this year to claim the title of the top-selling luxury automaker in the U.S. As ...
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