Releases

VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS SEPTEMBER 2017 SALES RESULTS

Oct 3, 2017

  • Sales totaled 32,112 units, an increase of 33.2 percent over September 2016
  • Year-to-date sales totaled 252,456 an increase of 9.2 percent
  • Sales of the all-new 2018 Atlas totaled 4,095 units
  • Sales of the all-new 2018 Tiguan totaled 3,075 units
  • Best September on record for GTI, 2,217 units delivered

Herndon, VA — (October 3, 2017) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 32,112 units delivered in September 2017, a 33.2 percent increase over September 2016. With 252,456 units delivered year-to-date in 2017, the company is reporting an increase of 9.2 percent in year-over-year sales.

Volkswagen is shifting its lineup to offer more family-friendly SUVs. The positive results are seen in September’s sales as SUVs accounted for more than 26 percent of total volume for the Volkswagen brand. The Chattanooga-built Atlas delivered 4,095 units, while the 2018 Tiguan delivered 3,075 units, both showing a steady increase in sales for the vehicles.

Additionally, the Golf family was boosted by sales of the Golf SportWagen—which includes Alltrack—and the GTI. In total, Golf delivered 5,685 units, an increase of 24 percent for the award-winning family of vehicles.

September News Highlights

PRESS RELEASE:   VOLKSWAGEN'S PEOPLE FIRST WARRANTY PUTS BUYERS IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT
PRESS RELEASE:  VOLKSWAGEN TEAMS UP WITH AMAZON PRIME NOW FOR ON-DEMAND TEST DRIVES  
PRESS RELEASE:  
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA EMPLOYEES GIVE BACK WITH GET INVOLVED “SUMMER OF SERVICE”
NEWSROOM:       HOW VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA CHANGES KIDS' LIVES THROUGH MECHATRONICS
 

 

September 2017 Sales

 

September
17

September
16

Yr/Yr% change

September 17  YTD

September 16 YTD

Yr/Yr% change

Golf

            1,264

           1,082

16.8%

          11,137

            9,549

16.6%

GTI

            2,217

           1,837

20.7%

          16,814

          17,187

-2.2%

Golf R

                 71

              204

-65.2%

            2,655

            3,103

-14.4%

e-Golf

               187

              529

-64.7%

            2,699

            2,782

-3.0%

Golf SportWagen

            1,946

              933

108.6%

          22,171

            8,477

161.5%

Total Golf Family

                 5,685

               4,585

24.0%

               55,476

              41,098

35.0%

Jetta Sedan

          12,038

           8,299

45.1%

          90,996

          89,743

1.4%

Jetta SportWagen      
(now Golf SportWagen)

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

5

-120.0%

Total Jetta

               12,038

               8,299

45.1%

               90,995

              89,748

1.4%

Beetle Coupe

               600

              988

-39.3%

            6,872

            6,839

0.5%

Beetle Convertible

               465

              353

31.7%

            5,597

            4,322

29.5%

Total Beetle

                 1,065

               1,341

-20.6%

               12,469

              11,161

11.7%

Eos*

N/A

N/A

N/A

1

387

-99.7%

Passat

            4,636

           6,335

-26.8%

          50,630

          53,086

-4.6%

CC

                 71

              234

-69.7%

            1,182

            2,355

-49.8%

Tiguan

            1,226

           2,988

-59.0%

          20,680

          30,225

-31.6%

2018 Tiguan

            3,075

N/A

N/A

            6,184

N/A

N/A

Touareg

               221

              330

-33.0%

            2,608

            3,208

-18.7%

Atlas

            4,095

N/A

          N/A

          12,231

N/A

          N/A

TOTAL

               32,112

             24,112

33.2%

            252,456

            231,268

9.16%

*Eos production ended in July 2015

About Volkswagen of America, Inc.
Founded in 1955, Volkswagen of America, Inc., an operating unit of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWoA) is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, headquartered in Wolfsburg, Germany. VWoA’s operations in the United States include research and development, parts and vehicle processing, parts distribution centers, sales, marketing and service offices, financial service centers, and its state -of-the- art manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Volkswagen Group is one of the world's largest producers of passenger cars and Europe's largest automaker. VWoA sells the Atlas, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, CC, e-Golf, Golf, Golf Alltrack, Golf GTI, Golf R, Golf SportWagen, Jetta, Passat, Tiguan, Tiguan Limited and Touareg vehicles through more than 650 independent U.S. dealers. Visit Volkswagen of America online at www.vw.com or media.vw.com to learn more.

Notes: This press release and images are available at media.vw.com. Follow us @VWNews
 

###

Share

Images : 1 View gallery

IMAGES