May 9 2011.

BMW Motorrad exceeded the sales level of the previous year for the fourth consecutive month.

In persistently difficult market conditions, global sales rose by 5% to 13,072 units in April. Worldwide a total of 36,181 BMW motorcycles were delivered to customers in the year to the end of April 2011. This represents an increase of 8.7% year-on-year.

Husqvarna Motorcycles delivered 2,543 motorcycles (+11.5%) in the first four months of the year. 603 motorcycles were delivered in April (-6.1%).