BMW Group sales of electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles totaled 996 in January 2019, a decrease of 13% over the 1,145 sold in the same month a year ago.
BMW Group currently offers five electrified models in the US, including the BMW i3, BMW i8 and i8 Roadster, BMW 530e, BMW 740e, and MINI Countryman plug-in-hybrid electric vehicle. Plug-in hybrid versions of the all-new BMW X5 and the all-new BMW 3 Series have been announced and will begin sales in the US at a future date.
Overall, sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 4.8% in January 2019 for a total of 18,102 compared to 19,016 vehicles sold in January 2018. Top performers for the month included the BMW X3 and BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicles and the BMW 5 Series sedan. For January, MINI USA reported 2,457 vehicles sold, a decrease of 16.3% from the 2,937 sold in the same month a year ago.