Volkswagen of America November 2011 Sales (Chart)

Herndon-based Volkswagen of America reported a 40.7 percent increase in sales for November 2011, topping the sales increase of 39.6 percent in October 2011. Sales for November totaled 28,412 units

The all-new 2012 Passat built in Chattanooga, TN was named Motor Trend's Car of the Year and sold 6,018 units becoming second best seller in the Volkswagen line-up.

Total Jetta sales for both sedan and SportWagen amounted to12,891 units, which was a 15.6 percent increase from November 2010.

"November has been a tremendous month for Volkswagen," said Jonathan Browning, President and CEO, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.  "With the 2012 Passat named Motor Trend ' 's Car of the Year, anticipated improvements in J.D. Power's Sales Satisfaction Index and once again double-digit sales growth, the proof points of German Engineering and our commitment to the U.S. market are all starting to come together."

Year-to-date sales totaled 291,899 a 25.3 percent increase. Wolfsburg,Germany-based Volkswagen AG (PINK:VLKAY) is the parent company of its subsidiary, Volkswagen of America.

VW – U.S. Snapshot        --- NOVEMBER 2011 ---       --- YEAR-TO-DATE ---
                         Nov-11 Nov-10 Yr/Yr %    Nov-11     Nov-10    Yr/Yr %
                                       change     YTD        YTD
Golf                     1,243  904    37.5%      16,428     13,198    24.5%
GTI                      1,133  850    33.3%      15,535     12,686    22.5%
Total                    2,376  1,754  35.5%      31,963     25,884    23.5%
Rabbit/Golf/GTI/R32
Jetta Sedan              11,131 8,955  24.3%      138,092    86,925    58.9%
      SportWagen         1,760  2,198  -19.9%     24,845     23,293    6.7%
Total Jetta              12,891 11,153 15.6%      162,937    110,218   47.8%
Beetle Coupe             1,656  487    240.0%     4,096      11,621    -64.8%
     Convertible         -      190    -100.0%    841        4,343     -80.6%
Total Beetle             1,656  487    240.0%     4,937      15,964    -69.1%
Eos                      384    251    53.0%      7,114      6,331     12.4%
Passat Sedan             6,018  313    1822.7%    15,895     9,989     59.1%
            Wagon        -      61     -100.0%    56         2,286     -97.6%
Total Passat             6,018  374    1509.1%    15,951     12,275    29.9%
CC                       1,698  2,601  -34.7%     27,052     25,275    7.0%

 

VW – U.S. Snapshot --- NOVEMBER 2011 ---        --- YEAR-TO-DATE ---
                   Nov-11 Nov-10 Yr/Yr % change Nov-11  YTD Nov-10 YTD Yr/Yr %
Tiguan             1,850  1,660  11.4%          23,587      18,395     28.2%
Touareg            840    837    0.4%           6,418       3,907      64.3%
Routan             699    1,072  -34.8%         11,940      14,714     -18.9%
     TOTAL         28,412 20,189 40.7%          291,899     232,963    25.3%

Source Volkswagen of America, Inc.

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