. In the first six months of 2018,
“Our performance in the first half of the year has given us a strong basis for a successful 2018 financial year”, said Oliver Blume, Chairman of the
CFO Lutz Meschke believes that positive mix effects and development in areas beyond the vehicle business–such as After Sales and the consulting services MHP and
“We will have some challenges to overcome in the second half of the year”, said Meschke. Specifically, Meschke believes that the company will need to adapt to the uncertain political and economic situation and also ensure that its model range is compatible with the new emission standards in Europe. “Nevertheless, we will continue to pursue our strategic objective of achieving an operating return on sales of at least 15 per cent”, said the CFO.
In terms of vehicle deliveries, the
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* Data determined in the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle) in accordance with the Euro 6 (715/2007/EC, 195/2013/EC and ECE-R 101.01) measurement method. The figures do not refer to an individual vehicle nor do they constitute part of the offer. They are intended solely as a means of comparing different types of vehicle. Fuel consumption calculated for vehicles with standard specification only. Actual consumption and performance may vary with items of optional equipment. A vehicle’s fuel consumption and CO2 emissions depend not only on its efficient use of fuel but also on driving style and other non-technical factors. The latest