Datamonitor: Volkswagen of America & Audi of America sales up 24% & 37%
Published at 2010-12-14 12:12:36
Volkswagen of America, Inc., a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, has reported sales of 20,189 units in November 2010, an increase of 24.2%, compared to 16,25 units in November 2009.
For the year-to-date, the company's sales increased 20.7% to 232,963 units, compared to 193,067 units in the same period of 2009.
"It's no surprise the all-new Jetta and Touareg models did well for November but it's also good to see increases from models such as the Routan, Tiguan and Golf,
" said Mark Barnes, COO, Volkswagen
of America, Inc. "Our TDI clean diesel products continue to gain popularity as customers realize the benefit of this product.
Audi of America, Inc. has reported sales of 9,365 units in November 2010, an increase of 37.5%, compared to 6,810 units in November 2009.
For the year-to-date, the company's sales increased 23.6% to 91,083 units, compared to 73,686 units in the same period of 2009.
The Audi A6 model line sales increased 54.1% to 812 units, compared to 527 units in November 2009, and sales of Audi A5 model line increased 10% to 1,181 units, compared to 1,074 units in November 2009.
"It is no surprise that Audi continues to remain in the coveted pole position within the luxury vehicle market with an exceptionally strong brand identity and superior vehicle offerings,
" said Audi of America COO Mark Del Rosso.
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