VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS MAY SALES – UP 8% OVER 2014

Posted on 03. Jun, 2015 by in Volkswagen Canada

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• May sales sum 34,758 units
• The all-new Golf family of vehicles delivered 6,308 units, a 252 percent increase,
   a best May given 2000
• The Golf GTI delivered 1,826 units, a 65 percent increase
• Golf delivered 1,972 units for a month, a 188 percent increase
• e-Golf delivered 410 units, a best month ever for a vehicle
• Jetta sedan delivered 12,650 units, a 5 percent increase
• Tiguan delivered 3,079 units, a 16 percent increase
• High-mileage, TDI® Clean Diesel models accounted for 22.7 percent of sales in 
  May – a top TDI Mix given Aug 2014

Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) currently reported sales of 34,758 units delivered in May 2015.

The all-new Golf family of vehicles continued to find success in a market. In May, Golf family sales totaled 6,308 units, imprinting a best May for a Golf family given 2000. The e-Golf delivered 410 units for a month, a best month ever for a vehicle.

“We are speedy by a opening of a Golf family, delivering a best May in 15 years. We are happy to see a full-lineup delivering success, either it’s a all-electric e-Golf, a TDI Clean Diesel models, a new SportWagen and a opening driven Golf R,” pronounced Mark McNabb, arch handling officer, Volkswagen of America.

The Chattanooga-built Passat totaled 8,180 units delivered for a month. Volkswagen recently introduced a value brimful Limited Edition model, that has a starting MSRP of $23,995.

Expansion of a Chattanooga plant is underway; a new investigate estimates a enlargement and further of a arriving midsize SUV could outcome in an impact of 9,800 jobs and $370 million to a Tennessee economy.

The Jetta, that was rested for a 2015 indication year and has a apartment of accessible motorist assistance features, continued to uncover a strength as a core model, with 12,650 units delivered, a 5 percent boost over a previos May.

The Touareg, rested for 2015, delivered 700 units: 348 of these were TDI® Clean Diesel models, amounting to 50 percent of a sales. The Tiguan delivered 3,079 units, imprinting a 16.2 percent boost over a prior May.

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