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VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS JANUARY 2017 SALES RESULTS

Feb 1, 2017

  • January sales totaled 23,510 units, an increase of 17.1 percent over January 2016
  • Tiguan sales totaled 3,516 units, an increase of 39.1 percent over January 2016, marking the best January ever for the vehicle
  • Golf SportWagen sales (which includes the all-new Alltrack) totaled 2,047 units, an increase of 189.9 percent over January 2016
  • Passat sales totaled 5,887 units, an increase of 64.2 percent over January 2016

Herndon, VA — (February 1, 2017) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 23,510 units delivered in January 2017. This marks a 17.1 percent increase over January 2016.

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January 2017 Sales

 

January 17

January 16

Yr/Yr% change

January 17  YTD

January 16 YTD

Yr/Yr% change

Golf

            1,213

                986

23.0%

            1,213

               986

23.0%

GTI

            1,731

             1,496

15.7%

            1,731

            1,496

15.7%

Golf R

               443

                477

-7.1%

               443

               477

-7.1%

e-Golf

               332

                328

1.2%

               332

               328

1.2%

Golf SportWagen

            2,047

                706

189.9%

            2,047

               706

189.9%

Total Golf Family

                 5,766

                  3,993

44.4%

                 5,766

                3,993

44.4%

Jetta Sedan

            6,846

             8,175

-16.3%

            6,846

            8,175

-16.3%

Jetta SportWagen      
(now Golf SportWagen)

                  n/a  

                    2

-100.0%

                  n/a

                   2

-100.0%

Total Jetta

                 6,846

                  8,177

-16.3%

                 6,846

                8,177

-16.3%

Beetle Coupe

               740

                666

11.1%

               740

               666

11.1%

Beetle Convertible

               341

                273

24.9%

               341

               273

24.9%

Total Beetle

                 1,081

                     939

15.1%

                 1,081

                    939

15.1%

Eos*

                  n/a

                123

-100.0%

                                    n/a

               123

-100.0%

Passat

            5,887

             3,586

64.2%

            5,887

            3,586

64.2%

CC

               167

                379

-55.9%

               167

               379

-55.9%

Tiguan

            3,516

             2,528

39.1%

            3,516

            2,528

39.1%

Touareg

               247

                354

-30.2%

               247

               354

-30.2%

TOTAL

               23,510

                20,079

17.09%

               23,510

              20,079

17.1%

*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 Beetle, Beetle Convertible, CC, e-Golf, Golf, Golf Alltrack, 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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