Record BMW sales in China fuelled by 70% surge in hybrid and electric vehicles

Arab News | Jan 13, 2022 at 12:49 PM
  • BMW saw its highest-ever annual sales in China last year, amid a strong focus on electric vehicles and resilience in the face of global chip shortages and pandemic drawbacks.
  • China saw a leap of 9 percent to 846,000 units in sales from BMW and Mini cars in 2021, Bloomberg reported.
  • A major contributor to the record year was the hybrid and electric vehicles lineup, with around 48,000 units sold, representing a 70 percent hike from a year earlier.