Volkswagen of America September 2011 Sales (with Chart)

Volkswagen of America posted one of its biggest increases in monthly sales this year with September sales totaling 27,036 units. The 35.6% increase was fueled by all-new vehicles launches for the 2012 model year.

The all-new 2012 Passat Sedan and Beetle Coupe posted sales for their September launch. Passat sold 3,176 units, regaining its position as second best-seller in the Volkswagen's vehicle line-up. The Beetle Coupe which hadn't seen a full redesign in over a decade had 722 units sold, a 9.1% increase.

The Jetta model ine which includes sedan and SportWagen continued to be the volume sales leader with 15,023 units sold.

Trucks continued to be weak point in the vehicle line with some models posting gains but none breaking the 2,000 units mark in sales.

Year-to-date totaled 235,459 a 22.2% increase. Wolfsburg,Germany-based Volkswagen AG (PINK:VLKAY) is the parent company of its Herndon-based subsidiary Volkswagen of America.

   

VW – U.S. Snapshot

--- SEPTEMBER 2011 ---

--- YEAR-TO-DATE ---

 
 

Sep-11

Sep-10

Yr/Yr % change

Sep-11  YTD

Sep-10 YTD

Yr/Yr %

 

Golf

1,312

1,099

19.4%

13,854

11,303

22.6%

 

GTI A5/A6

1,197

835

43.4%

13,188

10,922

20.7%

 

Total Rabbit/Golf/GTI/R32

2,509

1,934

29.7%

27,042

22,225

21.7%

 

Jetta Sedan A5/A6

13,128

8,450

55.4%

115,612

67,991

70.0%

 

     SportWagen  

    A5/A6

1,895

2,319

-18.3%

21,376

19,116

11.8%

 

Total Jetta

15,023

10,769

39.5%

136,988

87,107

57.3%

 

Beetle Coupe

722

662

9.1%

924

10,850

-91.5%

 

    Convertible

1

350

-99.7%

841

3,897

-78.4%

 

Total Beetle

723

1,012

-28.6%

1,765

14,747

-88.0%

 

Eos

558

521

7.1%

6,166

5,709

8.0%

 

Passat Sedan

3,176

572

455.2%

4,837

9,212

-47.5%

 

           Wagon

-

150

-100%

56

2,144

-97.4%

 

Total Passat

3,176

722

339.9%

4,893

11,356

-56.9%

 
   
               

 

   

VW – U.S. Snapshot

--- SEPTEMBER 2011 ---

--- YEAR-TO-DATE ---

 
 

Sep-11

Sep-10

Yr/Yr % change

Sep-11  YTD

Sep-10 YTD

Yr/Yr %

 

CC

1,610

2,132

-24.5%

23,329

20,893

11.7%

 

Tiguan

1,628

1,326

22.8%

20,016

15,282

31.0%

 

Touareg

656

321

104.4%

4,853

2,832

71.4%

 

Routan

1,153

1,206

-4.4%

10,407

12,539

-17.0%

 

TOTAL

27,036

19,943

35.6%

235,459

192,690

22.2%

 

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