BMW i3 Sales Figures


U.S & Canada Auto Sales for BMW i3

Here you will find monthly and yearly U.S. sales figures for the BMW i3. We all know electric vehicles are the future and BMW is going all out to be at the forefront of this monumental market shift. The BMW Group offers a total of seven electrified vehicles, the broadest range of any manufacturer, selling across the BMW brand as well as Mini too. BMW has a sub brand that it calls the “i-series” for vehicles that stand on their own (vs being part of the traditional 3, 5, 7 series model ranges). In BMWs case today that is two models, the BMW i3 and the BMW i8.

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Our Take On Sales Numbers
Annual Sales – US & Canada (table, chart)
Sales Data Growth Rates
Monthly Sales – US (table, chart)
Monthly Sales – Canada (table, chart)

Don’t forget to check out the BMW Group Sales Reports and the BMW brand compared with all other brands in the monthly Auto Sales By Brand post. See the BMW i3 compared with its rivals in the monthly Small Luxury Car Sales chartsSpecific BMW related sales reports can also be found here at: BMW Brand, 1-Series, 2-Series, 3-Series, 4-Series, 5-Series, 6-Series, 7-Series, Z4 ,Z8 , i-Series, i3i8, X1X3, X4X5, X6

To see sales figures for the whole BMW i Series family, click here. BMW Canada’s figures for the i3 are joined with the i8’s.


Our Take On BMW i3 Sales Numbers

BMW has spent a lot of money and time on electric vehicle technology and it shows with the delivery of over 62,000 electrified vehicles in 2016 across the group.

Recently, BMW announced new car architecture to enable ‘electrification of every model series’. The company has announced that all brands and model series can be electrified, with a full-electric or plug-in hybrid drivetrain being offered in addition to the combustion engine option. Additional electrified models will be brought to market in the coming years and beyond 2020, the company’s next generation vehicle architecture will enable further fully-electric vehicles.

Sales of BMW Group electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles increased 9.2 percent to 11,672 through August 2017, accounting for 5.2 percent of total BMW brand sales in the U.S. In addition the numbers you see on this page which counts only the BMW i3 and BMW i8, the broader growth also comes from electric and hybrid offerings from across its standard model portfolio including BMW i Performance models: BMW 330e, BMW 530e, BMW 740e and the BMW X5 xDrive 40e.

While U.S and Canadian sales for the i3 and i8 were down a lot in 2016 and into 2017 it is clear that electric cars are picking up steam. BMW has said that they see electric cars being better integrated into the core offerings and allowing the special “i” branded cars to be more aggressive and niche.


Annual i3 Sales Figures

BMW i3 Sales Figures – By Year

This sales table of BMW i3 cars sold in the United States and Canada is helpful in seeing how annual sales stack up for the brand. Note that this table is sortable and that it fees the chart below. You can easily change the chart by filtering and sorting the below table.

Year Total
2014 6,092
2015 11,024
2016 7,625
2017 6,276
2018 5,274

BMW i3 Sales Figures – By Year (Chart)

Below is a chart showing total BMW i3 sales figures for the United States and Canada. Simply click on the legend at the bottom of the chart to see each country by itself. This chart is synched with the above sales table so you can sort and edit that table to see different cuts of the data in this chart.

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BMW i3 Sales Data Growth Rates

In this table we look at the last twelve months of BMW i3 sales data and compare it to the previous month and the previous year. While month to month growth rates are important to look at the U.S and Canadian auto markets are also very seasonal so looking at the year on year comparison for any given month is important.

For reference US = United States Sales, CAN – Canadian Sales, LM = Last Month, LY = Last Year and TTL = Total U.S and Canada.

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Monthly BMW i3 Sales Reports – United States

BMW i3 U.S Sales Reports – by Month

- Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2014 0 0 0 0 336 358 363 1,025 1,022 1,159 816 1,013
2015 670 1,089 922 406 818 551 935 792 1,710 986 723 1,422
2016 182 248 332 814 696 608 1,479 1,013 391 442 629 791
2017 382 318 703 516 506 567 601 504 538 686 283 672
2018 382 623 992 506 424 580 464 418 461 424 0 0

BMW i3 U.S Sales Reports – by Month (Chart)

Below is a chart showing U.S BMW sales figures by month. The chart is interactive and you can simply click on the legend at the bottom of the chart to turn months on/off.

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Monthly BMW i3 Sales Reports – Canada

BMW i3 Canada Sales Reports – by Month

 

BMW i3 Canada Sales Reports – by Month (Chart)

Below is a chart showing Canada Acura sales figures by month. The chart is interactive and you can simply click on the legend at the bottom of the chart to turn months on/off.

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Other BMW Sales Reports

Don’t forget to check out the BMW Group Sales Reports and the BMW brand compared with all other brands in the monthly Auto Sales By Brand post. See the BMW i3 compared with its rivals in the monthly Small Luxury Car Sales charts. Specific BMW related sales reports can also be found here at: BMW Brand, 1-Series, 2-Series, 3-Series, 4-Series, 5-Series, 6-Series, 7-Series, Z4 ,Z8 , i-Series, i3i8, X1X3, X4X5, X6

 

To see sales figures for the whole BMW i Series family, click here. BMW Canada’s figures for the i3 are joined with the i8’s.