TABLE-Mercedes April U.S. vehicle sales up 25.1 pct

May 3 (BestGrowthStock) – Following are Mercedes-Benz (Daimler AG)
(DAI.N: ) (DAIGn.DE: ) U.S. sales of cars and light trucks in April
2010 versus the same year-earlier month and for the year to
date.

April 2010 April 2009 %Change
All Vehicles 18,228 14,565 25.1%
Domestic Car 0 0 N.A.
Domestic Truck 2,269 1,838 23.4%
Import Car 15,891 12,677 25.4%
Import Truck 68 50 36.0%
Dom+Imp Cars 15,891 12,677 25.4%
Dom+Imp Trucks 2,337 1,888 23.8%
Domestic Vehicles 2,269 1,838 23.4%
Imported Vehicles 15,959 12,727 25.4%

Yr-to-Date Prev Year %Change
All Vehicles 68,794 54,799 26.8%
Domestic Car 0 0 N.A.
Domestic Truck 8,005 6,221 30.0%
Import Car 60,522 48,387 26.3%
Import Truck 267 191 41.2%
Dom+Imp Cars 60,522 48,387 26.3%
Dom+Imp Trucks 8,272 6,412 30.3%
Domestic Vehicles 8,005 6,221 30.0%
Imported Vehicles 60,789 48,578 26.4%
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Percent changes are based on the daily sales rate, and
reflect 26 selling days this month vs. 26 in the month last
year, and 100 this year to date vs. 101 last year to date

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TABLE-Mercedes April U.S. vehicle sales up 25.1 pct