Mercedes-Benz September sales lifted by 53 percent jump in China

Tue Oct 6, 2015 4:38am EDT
 
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler's (DAIGn.DE: Quote) Mercedes-Benz luxury division increased deliveries by 15.8 percent in September to a record 188,444 cars, buoyed by a 53 percent jump in deliveries in China.

Nine-month car sales at Daimler's flagship brand were up 15.2 percent to 1.38 million autos, the Stuttgart-based manufacturer said on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Maria Sheahan; Editing by Victoria Bryan)

 
An Actros autonomous truck by Mercedes-Benz is seen prior to it's premiere of driving along public highway A8 between Denkendorf and Stuttgart, Germany October 2, 2015.   REUTERS/Michaela Rehle