Daimler expects 2014 China sales to exceed Audi, BMW

July 7, 2014 3:19 am

German carmaker Daimler has said its Mercedes-Benz brand is expected to overtake rivals Audi and BMW by number of cars sold in China this year, as its new strategy for the world’s biggest car market starts to bear fruit, Reuters has reported. “With the new S-Class model, we will overtake our competitors again. And 2015 will be even better,” Hubertus Troska, management board member in charge of Daimler’s business in China, told German daily, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.