BMW Motorrad USA reports best May sales ever
BMW Motorrad USA had the best May ever in terms of unit sales. The company sold 1,809 motorcycles during the month, an increase of 61.1 percent from the year-ago period.
That sales result beat the previous May record from 2005 by nearly 170 units. With the introduction of the new F 800 GS Adventure and F 800 GT, the F-series grew 66 percent compared to May 2012. 353 F-series units were sold.
The K-series was up 24 percent, led by the 6-cylinder K 600 GTL and GT. And the all-new water-cooled R 1200 GS boxer drove R-series growth by 42 percent, with 360 units delivered to customers.