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This is how many cars BMW has sold in SA so far this year

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2019 BMW 3 Series

Image: BMW Group

The first half of the year has flown by and local car sales haven't had the best of times.

In fact, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa (NAAMSA) said that the new vehicle sales declining trend continued into June 2019. 

We thought we'd take a look at BMW South Africa's overall monthly sales over a six month period and, the German automaker recorded 7774 sales from January to June 2019.  

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These figures include Mini South Africa sales. The automaker SUV line-up performs well with the X1, X3 and X5 proving to be popular purchases. 

BMW's entry-level model, the 1-Series and its smallest sedan, the 3-Series, are also popular sellers for the car maker. 

See a breakdown of each month's sales in the infographic below:


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