German automaker BMW AG said Wednesday that sales inched up 0.
5 percent in January.
Total sales for the month rose to 94,276 cars, compared with 93,835 in the same month last year, the company said in a statement.
Sales of the BMW brand increased by 3 percent to 80,629 cars compared with 78,265 vehicles last year. The company said it expects sales to be "more dynamic" over the course of the year as it introduces the new BMW 3 Series convertible and the revised BMW 5 and BMW 1 series models.