Nine months in to 2014 and Bentley’s aim of carrying a record violation year is resolutely on track. Global deliveries increasing by 19%, to 7,786 cars, adult from 6,516 cars in a same duration in 2013.
Bentley’s 4 pivotal regions, Americas, China, Europe including a UK, and Middle East all saw clever performance, with a Americas maintaining a position as Bentley’s series one market, though with China posting clever expansion to tighten a gap.
New models gathering this general success, with a Continental GT V8 S coupe and automobile and Flying Spur V8 entering a market.
Commenting on a results, Bentley’s Member of a Board for Sales, Marketing and Aftersales, Kevin Rose, said:
“We pronounced during a start of a year that 2014 would be a record violation year for Bentley and we are resolutely on lane to broach on a promise. Certain markets are tough, as other oppulance automobile brands can testify, though with a 3 indication lines delivering a ideal mix of oppulance and performance, alongside a general interest that we have as a brand, it will safeguard 2014 will go down as a best ever year.”
Remaining in Bentley’s series one position, a Americas delivered 2,107 cars, 4% adult on a initial 9 months of a 2013 opening of 2,022 cars.
Bentley’s sales in China remained plain in a reduction than expansive market. 1,959 cars were delivered in a initial 9 months of 2014, opposite 1,264 cars in 2013.
A clever German marketplace continued assisting Europe to post a sales boost of 7%. 1,155 cars were delivered, in comparison to 1,081 cars in 2013.
UK deliveries also increased, by 5%. Rising from 1,055 cars in 2013, 1,113 cars were delivered.
Significant sales expansion in a Middle East continued, a 21% alleviation on 2013 (596 cars), with 720 cars delivered. Deliveries in a Middle East have now some-more than doubled in a past 3 years.
These formula were reinforced in Asia Pacific, with 468 cars delivered, a 49% arise on a 2013 figure of 315 cars. While in Japan, 207 cars were delivered, a 46% expansion on 2013, 142 cars.
2013 was Bentley’s prior record year, posting a top delivery, turnover and distinction total in a company’s 95-year history.