Volkswagen of America reports May 2014 sales

Posted on 06. Jun, 2014 by in Volkswagen Canada


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• May sales sum 32,163 units
• Passat delivered 8,955 units for a month
• Jetta sedan delivered 12,049 units for a month
• Tiguan delivered 2,649 units for a month
• High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 23.6 percent of
  sales in May
  o Passat TDI sales were 3,172, representing 35.4 percent of sales of a car
     imprinting a best year-to-date ever.

Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) currently reported 32,163 units delivered in May. In late May, Volkswagen kicked off sales of a all-new, seventh-generation 2015 Golf GTI. The all-new 2015 Golf TSI and TDI Clean Diesel models will go on sale this August, celebrating 40 years given Volkswagen’s iconic hatchback debuted in a United States. To applaud a Golf GTI launch, Volkswagen is giving divided a GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition camera and mountain to business who squeeze or franchise a all-new 2015 Golf GTI by Jun 30, 2014. The camera will capacitate a propitious owners to constraint their own, singular Golf GTI moments (on a sealed course).

“Though we saw an boost in a consumer trade and shutting rates over a final dual weekends, May finished as approaching with a impact of certain models in run-out,” pronounced Mark McNabb, arch handling officer, Volkswagen of America. “With a launch of a much-anticipated Golf
and Golf GTI, as good as a introduction of an even some-more fuel fit diesel engines in a Volkswagen line-up, we are assured we will enlarge a interest of a product portfolio as we conduct into summer.”

Today, a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) announced that a all-new, seventh-generation Golf and Golf GTI models, when versed with discretionary brazen collision warning, have warranted a desired 2014 TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating.

The Chattanooga-built Passat totaled 8,955 units delivered for a month. In May a Passat TDI, a usually purify diesel in a midsize sedan segment, delivered 3,172 purify diesels or 35.4 percent of sum Passat sales. This outlines a best year-to-date for Passat TDI® Clean Diesel.

Total Jetta deliveries for May, including SportWagen, accounted for 13,915 units. The Tiguan and Touareg delivered 2,649 and 552 units respectively.

May 2014 Sales

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