Volkswagen Truck & Bus sees section sales continue to boost in Q3

Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 by in Volkswagen Canada

Volkswagen Truck Bus sole 132,860 trucks and buses from Jan by Sep 2016, adult 3% year-on-year.

MAN Truck Bus sole 19,670 vehicles in a duration from Jul by September, adult 7% on a same entertain of a prior year. Scania available 3% expansion in a third entertain of 2016, offered 18,420 trucks and buses. In a severe marketplace sourroundings in South America, MAN Latin America’s sales of a Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus and MAN brands fell 16% to 5,500 vehicles.

Andreas Renschler, a Member of a Board of Management of Volkswagen AG obliged for blurb vehicles and CEO of Volkswagen Truck Bus, is pleased: “The third entertain of 2016 also went well. We continued to boost sum section sales, notwithstanding a ongoing predicament in Latin America. The marketplace in Brazil seems to have bottomed out now. we design that sales will start to collect adult again solemnly in 2017 and that we will be means to precedence a clever position there.”

The expansion trend in a trucks business continued in a initial 9 months of 2016: during 120,610 trucks, a Volkswagen Truck Bus brands sole around 3% some-more than in a prior year. The trends in a sole regions varied: a ongoing mercantile liberation in Western Europe led to a year-on-year boost of 12%. Italy, a Netherlands, and France in sole all available growth. Volkswagen Truck Bus delivered significantly some-more trucks than in a prior year with a possess brands in Central and Eastern Europe too, lifting a section sales there by 21%. Due to a steadfastly formidable macroeconomic meridian and worse financing conditions, lorry sales in Brazil decreased by 22%.

Volkswagen Truck Bus also saw certain developments in a train business: during 12,250 vehicles, section sales in a initial 3 buliding of 2016 grew 3% year-on-year. In a third entertain alone, section sales of buses increasing by 21% compared with a prior year.

Theme-wise, a third entertain of 2016 was dominated by a IAA Commercial Vehicles uncover in Hanover. The IAA Startup Night saw a MAN, Scania, Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brands showcase their trade satisfactory highlights together for a initial time underneath one roof. Volkswagen Truck Bus presented a new code RIO, a digital height joining all a players in a ride complement adult with one other – regardless of a car code or duty – so permitting them to boost their potency and profitability.

MAN Truck Bus

MAN’s coming during a IAA 2016 enclosed a demeanour during a new MAN TGE transporter. Through a downward prolongation of a product line, MAN now offers blurb vehicles from 3 by 250 tons. The MAN TGE is matching in construction to a new Crafter from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Both vehicles are constructed during a newly non-stop plant in a Polish city of Września, Europa’s many complicated bureau building of a kind. Hanover also saw MAN benefaction a judgment of a entirely electric heavy-duty smoothness lorry formed on a MAN TGS in a form of a eTruck. The association has also done good strides in optimizing a prolongation and gangling tools network as partial of a future-proofing program. This includes a pursuit pledge for all MAN Truck Bus employees until during slightest 2025.


In Aug 2016, Scania denounced a new lorry era to a world. It has been 10 years in a making, fueled by an investment of around twenty billion Swedish krona. The new era significantly expands Scania’s charity to embody some-more opening levels, connectivity services, and tolerable travel solutions tailored precisely to a customer. Thanks to an softened drivetrain and optimized aerodynamics, a new Scania needs around 5% reduction fuel than a predecessor. The S-series of a new lorry era was crowned “International Truck of a Year 2017” during a IAA show.

Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus

In sequence to revoke a coherence on a Brazilian market, Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus presented an internationalization plan that is already temperament fruit. The association succeeded – in a really formidable mercantile meridian – in offered some-more than 460 vehicles in pivotal trade markets such as Argentina, Chile, and Bolivia. In Mexico, a association cumulative a vital sequence for 246 MAN- and Volksbus-branded buses for a tourism industry.

Volkswagen Truck Bus

Volkswagen Truck Bus GmbH is a wholly-owned auxiliary of Volkswagen AG and is a tellurian personality in blurb vehicles with a brands MAN, Scania, and Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus. In 2015, a brands of Volkswagen Truck Bus sole a sum of 180,000 vehicles. Its product operation includes medium- and heavy-duty trucks as good as vans and buses that are made during 25 sites in 17 countries. As of Dec 31, 2015, a Company employed 76,000 people during all blurb car brands worldwide. The Group is committed to pushing travel to a subsequent turn — in terms of products, services, and as a partner for a customers.


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