In 2021, Mercedes-Benz car sales in the USA increased by 1.1% to 329,574 vehicles — the GLE was the top-selling model while S-Class sales were up by 66%.
In full calendar year 2021, Mercedes-Bens USA increased sales of passenger cars, SUVs, and vans by 1.1% to 329,574 vehicles despite the industry-wide problems with a shortage in computer chips and covid related measures. On a year-to-date basis, MBUSA recorded sales of 276,102 Mercedes-Benz passenger vehicles (+0.4%) and 53,472 vans (+4.8%).
Mercedes-Benz USA Sales by Model in 2021
In 2021, the Mercedes-Benz USA model volume leaders were the GLE, GLC, and C-Class with totals of 65,074; 51,805; and 30,815 respectively. Sales of the luxury S-Class model increased by two-thirds after the launch of a new model. Higher luxury SUV sales also should be good for the financial bottom line. BMW was again the largest German premium brand in the US in 2021.
Mercedes-Benz USA sales by model were as follows in the US in 2021:
|Mercedes-Benz Model||2021||2020||% Change|
|MBUSA Combined Total||2021||2020||Yearly %|
*Model has been discontinued in the U.S. market.
1Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Metris Vans, and Freightliner Sprinter, are sold and marketed in the U.S. by Mercedes-Benz USA and Daimler Vans USA, respectively.
Car Sales by Brand in the USA in 2021 (Full Year)
Car Sales by Brand in the USA in 2021 (Full Year):
- FCA (Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Ram)
- General Motors (GM, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC)
Note: Sales data as provided by manufacturers. Definitions may vary.
About Mercedes-Benz USA
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA), headquartered in Atlanta, is responsible for the distribution, marketing and customer service for all Mercedes-Benz products in the United States. MBUSA offers drivers the most diverse lineup in the luxury segment with model lines ranging from the sporty A-Class sedan to the flagship S-Class and the all-electric EQS.
MBUSA is also responsible for Mercedes-Benz Vans products in the U.S.