93 percent rise in sales for Bentley in 2007
China’s thirst for international cars doesn’t end with BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Luxury car-maker Bentley sold 338 cars in China and Hong Kong areas in 2007, finishing with a remarkable 93 percent rise in sales compared to the previous year.
258 Bentley cars were sold in mainland China alone, which has become Bentley’s fifth largest and fastest growing market in the world.
Bentley sold 4,196 units in the United States and 2,079 units in the United Kingdom respectively, which are Bentley’s leading markets. Overall, 10,014 cars were sold world wide in 2007, up by 7 percent, and sales in Asia rose by 18 percent when contrasted with previous year’s statistics.
Source: auto channel