MOTORCYCLE sales figures have recently been published by the Motorcycle Industry Association for October 2013.
Sales of motorcycles overall are 10% up on the same month last year, with 5,955 registered, compared to 5,407 in October 2012. The Naked sector showed the largest percentage increase, up 30.7% from October 2012 and 1.8% up year to date. Year to date motorcycle sales are only up 0.3% on the same time period in 2012.
The top-selling motorcycles in each MCIA category for October are as follows:
ADVENTURE SPORT BMW R 1200 GS 67
CUSTOM Yamaha XV 950 42
NAKED Yamaha YBR 125 151
SCOOTER Piaggio VESPA LX 125 3V 149
SPORT/TOUR Kawasaki ER 6F 50
SUPERSPORT Yamaha YZF R125 125
TOURING BMW R 1200 RT 42
TRAIL/ENDURO Honda CRF 250 L 47