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MINI USA's Bad January 2014

MINI USA had an absolutely awful January.  Here is what BMW Group [via BMWBlog] had to say about MINI's January 2014 sales: 

MINI Brand Sales 
For January, MINI USA reports 2,543 automobiles, a decrease of 30.9 percent from the 3,682 sold in the same month a year ago. MINI USA is currently in transition from the current hardtop to the new model arriving in the second quarter. 
MINI Pre-Owned Vehicles – Best January Ever 
In January, MINI used automobiles (including MINI NEXT certified pre-owned and pre-owned) reported sales of 1,881 automobiles, an increase of 22 percent from the 1,542 sold in January, 2013.
Table 1: Vehicle Sales BMW of North America, LLC, January 2014
 % YTD Jan 2014 YTD Jan
BMW brand18,25316,51310.518,25316,51310.5
BMW passenger cars12,41810,04423.612,41810,04423.6
BMW light trucks5,8356,469-9.85,8356,469-9.8
MINI brand2,5433,682-30.92,5433,682-30.9
TOTAL Group20,79620,1953.020,79620,1953.0