MINI has its best global sales in October, helped by the start of US sales of the 2015 MINI Hardtop which began reaching dealers.

From BMW Group PressClub Global:

MINI brand achieved its best October sales ever. A total of 28,834 vehicles were delivered to customers worldwide, an increase of 13.4% compared to the same month last year (25,420). Sales of the all-new third-generation core MINI three-door model leapt 53.7% compared to last October (15,920 / prev. yr. 10,361). Year-to-date MINI sales still reflect the model change earlier this year; deliveries total 236,363, down 5.3% on the first ten months of last year (249,702).

October 2014 October 2013 change year-to-date 2014 year-to-date 2013 change
28,834 25,420 13.4% 236,363 249,702 -5.3%

See all MINI sales worldwide by month.