Though Mercedes-Benz S-Class sales had fallen 16% through the first three-quarters of 2016, the new BMW 7-Series’ year to see and be seen, the S-Class came roaring back with 2420 U.S. sales in October 2016.
Not since December 2014, nearly two years ago, has Mercedes-Benz USA achieved such a high-volume sales month with its flagship sedan. Year-over-year, S-Class volume jumped 26% in October.
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7-Series volume is still on the rise, surging 83% in October 2016 compared with the same period one year ago. But the 7-Series, America’s second-favourite full-size luxury limo, sold less than half as often as the leader.
S-Class volume in October was roughly equal to that of the 7-Series, Audi A8, Jaguar XJ, Lexus LS, and Porsche Panamera combined.
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