BMW group sales for the 11 months to the end of November were up over 17% to 976,300 units (compared with 831,900 in 2001). Compared with 2001, November sales rose 4% to 85,100 cars delivered. BMW brand sales to the end of November were up 3.4% to 842,600 units though November sales fell by 4.6% to 71,500.