BMW Motorbike Increases Sales by 8% in 1999

BERLIN, Germany (7 February 2000)–Last year BMW’s motorbike division recorded its seventh record year in a row. According to Marco von Maltzahn, general manager of BMW Motorbike, based in Berlin, the company sold 65,168 units in 1999. This is an 8.1% increase over 1998. Two thirds of BMW’s production was for export. Interest in BMW