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April 2016: Volkswagen of America, Inc.

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VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS APRIL 2016 SALES RESULTS
  • April sales totaled 27,112 units
  • Golf R delivered 678 units,  marking the best month ever for the vehicle
  • Best ever April for Tiguan, with 3,804 units, a 58.4 percent increase
Herndon, VA — (May 3, 2016) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 27,112 units delivered in April 2016.  
 
“We are pleased with the performance in our retail business, driven by vehicles like the Tiguan, GTI and Golf R,” said Mark McNabb, chief operating officer, Volkswagen of America. “While overall sales reflect a decline this is due, in large part, to an intentional decrease in fleet sales.”
 
The Tiguan produced the best April results on record for the vehicle with 3,519 vehicles delivered, a 53 percent increase over March 2015. 
 
In April, the 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf was named Best Compact in the 2016 AAA Green Car Guide. The e-Golf has a strong month with 326 units delivered, a 5.5 percent increase over April 2015.
 

April 2016 Sales

 

April 16

April 15

Yr/Yr% change

April 16  YTD

April 15 YTD

Yr/Yr% change

Golf

           1,104

             1,739

-36.5%

            4,046

            7,298

-44.6%

GTI

            1,988

             1,905

4.4%

            7,085

            7,659

-7.5%

Golf R

               678

                327

107.3%

            1,851

            1,167

58.6%

e-Golf

               326

                309

5.5%

               938

               815

15.1%

Golf SportWagen

            1,012

             1,228

-17.6%

            3,321

            1,332

149.3%

Total Golf Family

                 5,108

                  5,508

-7.3%

               17,241

              18,271

-5.6%

Jetta Sedan

          10,694

           11,440

-6.5%

          38,716

          40,984

-5.5%

Jetta SportWagen    *   
(now Golf SportWagen)

                  -  

                260

n/a

                   1

            2,079

n/a

Total Jetta

               10,694

                11,700

-8.6%

               38,717

              43,063

-10.1%

Beetle Coupe

               480

             1,237

-61.2%

            2,483

            4,724

-47.4%

Beetle Convertible

               691

             1,152

-40.0%

            2,007

            3,400

-41.0%

Total Beetle

                 1,171

                  2,389

-51.0%

                 4,490

                8,124

-44.7%

Eos

                 39

                252

-84.5%

               381

               739

-48.4%

Passat

            5,629

             6,623

-15.0%

          19,692

          27,031

-27.2%

CC

               230

                516

-55.4%

            1,221

            1,977

-38.2%

Tiguan

            3,804

             2,402

58.4%

          13,096

            7,994

63.8%

Touareg

               437

                619

-29.4%

            1,588

            2,049

-22.5%

TOTAL

               27,112

                30,009

-9.65%

               96,426

            109,248

-11.74%

 

 

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