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VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS FEBRUARY 2016 SALES RESULTS

Mar 1, 2016

-February sales totaled 22,321 units-

  • Tiguan delivered 3,245  units, a 78.4 percent increase,  marking the best February ever for the vehicle
  • The e-Golf delivered 198 vehicles, the best February ever for the vehicle

Herndon, VA — (March 1, 2016) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 22,321 units delivered in February 2016.  The Tiguan produced the best February results on record for the vehicle with 3,245 vehicles delivered, a 78.4  percent increase. 

“We were pleased to see increased retail sales at our dealerships in February, supported by vehicles like the Tiguan,” said Mark McNabb, chief operating officer, Volkswagen of America. “Even though overall sales were down due to seasonal fleet business, we are encouraged by showroom activity this month.”

This month also marked the best February ever for the e-Golf with 198 vehicles delivered, a 52.3 percent increase versus last year.

February News Highlights
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF FAMILY MODELS RECEIVE NHTSA 5-STAR SAFETY RATINGS
VOLKSWAGEN SHOWS MOMO EDITION JETTA GLI AT CHICAGO
VOLKSWAGEN ENABLES LAUNCH OF NEW ONLINE COURSE CREATED BY THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

February 2016 Sales

 

Feb. 16

Feb. 15

Yr/Yr% change

Feb.  16  YTD

Feb. 15 YTD

Yr/Yr% change

Golf

               887

             1,650

-46.2%

            1,873

            3,690

-49.2%

GTI

            1,633

             1,779

-8.2%

            3,129

            3,757

-16.7%

Golf R

               292

                362

-19.3%

               769

               362

112.4%

e-Golf

               198

                130

52.3%

               526

               311

69.1%

Golf SportWagen

               635

                   -  

          N/A

            1,341

                  -  

          N/A

Total Golf Family

                 3,645

                  3,921

-7.0%

                 7,638

                8,120

-5.9%

Jetta Sedan

            9,375

           10,219

-8.3%

          17,550

          18,539

-5.3%

Jetta SportWagen    *   
(now Golf SportWagen)

                  -  

                592

-100.0%

                   2

            1,241

-99.8%

Total Jetta

                 9,375

                10,811

-13.3%

               17,552

              19,780

-11.3%

Beetle Coupe

               551

             1,262

-56.3%

            1,217

            2,159

-43.6%

Beetle Convertible

               361

                640

-43.6%

               634

            1,132

-44.0%

Total Beetle

                    912

                  1,902

-52.1%

                 1,851

                3,291

-43.8%

Eos

               110

                118

-6.8%

               233

               274

-15.0%

Passat

            4,380

             6,309

-30.6%

            7,966

          12,614

-36.8%

CC

               251

                417

-39.8%

               630

               948

-33.5%

Tiguan

            3,245

             1,819

78.4%

            5,773

            3,292

75.4%

Touareg

               403

                413

-2.4%

               757

               895

-15.4%

TOTAL

               22,321

                25,710

-13.18%

               42,400

              49,214

-13.85%


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 Beetle, Beetle Convertible, CC, Eos, e-Golf, Golf, Golf GTI, Golf R, Golf SportWagen, Jetta, Passat, Tiguan and Touareg vehicles through approximately 652 independent U.S. dealers. Visit Volkswagen of America online at www.vw.com or media.vw.com to learn more.

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