Originally Posted by simianspeedster
Another poor performance for the new 3 Series -- sales down 17% from September 2011 and YTD 3 Series sales are coming in slower than 2011 as well. The 5 and 7 did even worse last month, but they're slightly higher YTD from 2011. The 5 and 7 aren't new for 2012 models, though. Considering that the 3 sedan is a completely new car, the sales figures look even worse in context.
Like it or not, the X1 and X3 are basically saving BMW's bacon right now in the U.S.
too true, the 3 series is in need of some series ad dollars. Audi and Benz are outspending BMW in the US REALLY BAD. It is hurting them. Too bad the BMW is a better car, no ones knows about the new f30 though....