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BMW Group U.S. Reports January 2013 Sales

                  BMW Group U.S. Reports January 2013 Sales

-- BMW brand sales up 0.7 percent

-- MINI brand sales up 10.4 percent; best January ever

-- BMW Motorcycle sales up 9.7 percent

PR Newswire

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 1, 2013

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The BMW Group in the U.S.
(BMW and MINI combined) reported January sales of 20,195 vehicles, an increase
of 2.3 percent from the 19,739 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago.

"After an historic December, January produced a good result showing our growth
continuing," said Ludwig Willisch, President and CEO, BMW of North America,
LLC. "In 2013 we'll have more new models, the right mix and better
availability, so I'm very positive about the eleven months still ahead."

BMW Brand Sales
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 0.7 percent in January for a total of
16,513 compared to 16,405 vehicles sold in January, 2012.

In January, best performing vehicles include all of BMW's light trucks. The
X3, X5, and X6 Sports Activity Vehicles (SAV) continued to show strong growth
with sales up 41.3 percent to 6,469 units. The X3 SAV – on sale in the U.S.
for two years – is up 18.9 percent to 2,005 units; the X5 SAV, up 56.5 percent
to 4,084 units and the X6 SAV is up 34.8 percent to 380 units.

BMW Pre-Owned Vehicles
In January, sales of BMW used vehicles (including certified pre-owned and
pre-owned) increased 13.9 percent to 13,322 vehicles compared to the 11,699
vehicles sold in January, 2012.

MINI Brand Sales
MINI USA reported the best January ever with sales of 3,682 automobiles, an
increase of 10.4 percent from the 3,334 sold in the same month a year ago.

MINI Pre-Owned Vehicles
In January, sales of MINI used automobiles (including MINI NEXT certified
pre-owned and pre-owned) increased 70 percent to 1,542 automobiles from the
907 sold in January, 2012.

Table 1: Vehicle Sales BMW of North America, LLC, January 2013
                           Jan. 2013 Jan. 2012 %      YTD 2013 YTD 2012 %
1 Series                   304       422       -28.0% 304      422      -28.0%
3 Series                   4,831     6,698     -27.9% 4,831    6,698    -27.9%
Z4                        152       104       46.2%  152      104      46.2%
5 Series                   2,585     3,216     -19.6% 2,585    3,216    -19.6%
6 Series                   424       409       3.7%   424      409      3.7%
7 Series                   583       977       -40.3% 583      977      -40.3%
X1                         1,165     N/A       N/A    1,165    N/A      N/A
BMW passenger cars         10,044    11,826    -15.1% 10,044   11,826   -15.1%
X3                         2,005     1,687     18.9%  2,005    1,687    18.9%
X5                         4,084     2,610     56.5%  4,084    2,610    56.5%
X6                         380       282       34.8%  380      282      34.8%
BMW light trucks          6,469     4,579     41.3%  6,469    4,579    41.3%
BMW brand                  16,513    16,405    0.7%   16,513   16,405   0.7%
Cooper /S Hardtop          1,654     1,584     4.4%   1,654    1,584    4.4%
Cooper /S Convertible      141       126       11.9%  141      126      11.9%
Cooper /S Clubman          209       219       -4.6%  209      219      -4.6%
Coupe                      97        146       -33.6% 97       146      -33.6%
Roadster                   165       N/A       N/A    165      N/A      N/A
Countryman                 1,416     1,259     12.5%  1,416    1,259    12.5%
MINI brand                 3,682     3,334     10.4%  3,682    3,334    10.4%
TOTAL BMW of North         20,195    19,739    2.3%   20,195   19,739   2.3%
America, LLC

BMW Motorrad Sales
BMW Motorrad USA reported sales of 597 motorcycles in January, an increase of
9.7 percent from the total of 544 motorcycles sold in January, 2012.

January's growth was spearheaded by the S 1000 RR, up 120 percent with sales
of 101 compared to 46 units in 2012. The newly upgraded F 700 GS also grew, up
89 percent with sales of 49 units compared to 26 a year ago, while the
recently introduced HP4 superbike and C 650 GT maxi scooter helped maintain
the positive momentum from last year with 20 and 47 units respectively.

Table 2: Motorcycle Sales BMW of North America, LLC, January 2013

                January January     YTD  YTD
                                %             %
                2013   2012        2013 2012
BMW Motorcycles 597     544     9.7 597  544  9.7

BMW Group In America
BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003. The BMW
Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and
financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including
motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars;
DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology
office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country.
BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group's global
manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and
X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 Sports Activity Coupes. The BMW Group
sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 338 BMW
passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 139 BMW motorcycle
retailers, 115 MINI passenger car dealers, and 34 Rolls-Royce Motor Car
dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group's sales headquarters for North
America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

Information about BMW Group products is available to consumers via the
Internet at: www.bmwgroupna.com

Journalist note: Information about BMW Group and its products in the USA is
available to journalists on-line at www.bmwgroupusanews.com and
www.press.bmwna.com.

SOURCE BMW of North America, LLC

Website: http://www.bmwgroupna.com
Contact: Kenn Sparks, Business Communications Manager, BMW of North America,
LLC, +1-201-307-4467, Kenn.Sparks@bmwna.com; or Diane Anton, Business
Communications Specialist, BMW of North America, LLC, +1-201-307-3714,
Diane.Anton@bmwna.com