Daily Archives: January 11, 2010

global MINI sales for December 2009

From BMW Group PressClub USA:

The MINI brand also reported strong growth of 22.2% in December, with 18,335 (prev. yr. 15,010) MINI cars sold in the month under review. For the year to the end of December a total of 216,538 vehicles were delivered to customers around the world (prev. yr. 232,425 / -6.8%).

December 2009 December 2008 change year-to-date 2009 year-to-date 2008 change
18,335 15,010 22.2% 216,538 232,425 -6.8%

See all MINI sales worldwide by month.

collectible of the day: Evel Knievel iron-on

Evel Knievel iron-on ad

LET’S EMBRACE EVEL. Let’s paint our cars red, white and blue. Let’s put a big number one on the door. Let’s try the impossible. Let’s dust off ourselves and try again. Let’s jump the rules. Let’s jump the status quo. Let’s become real life super heroes. Let’s start with an iron-on. LET’S MOTOR!

The Evel Knievel iron-on ad can be found in the following magazines:

AutoWeek. Vol. 53, No. 25. June 23, 2003. (between pages 8 & 9)
FHM. August 2003. (between pages 48 & 49)
Spin. August 2003. (between pages 80 & 81)