BMW Motorrad USA had the best May ever in terms of unit sales. The company sold 1,809 motorcycles during the month, an increase of 61.1 percent from the year-ago period.
That sales result beat the previous May record from 2005 by nearly 170 units. With the introduction of the new F 800 GS Adventure and F 800 GT, the F-series grew 66 percent compared to May 2012. 353 F-series units were sold.
The K-series was up 24 percent, led by the 6-cylinder K 600 GTL and GT. And the all-new water-cooled R 1200 GS boxer drove R-series growth by 42 percent, with 360 units delivered to customers.