- Kicks off the festive season on a positive note with 4191 units in August 2015
Mumbai, September 02, 2015: Volkswagen, Europe’s leading carmaker sold 4191 units in August 2015 as compared to 4007 units sold in the corresponding month of the previous year. The growth trend for Volkswagen has continued for seven months in a row with year to date increase of 17% in 2015 over the same period last year.
Mr. Michael Mayer, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd. said, “Continuing to mark an increase in 2015 wholesale figures, we are happy to announce domestic sales of 4191 units in August 2015. With the advent of the festive season, we expect to see a positive shift in consumer buying sentiment over the next few months. We have witnessed an encouraging start to the festive season, through our Onam offers successfully running at dealerships in Kerala market. On the back of recently launched products like the Vento and Jetta, we are optimistic about maintaining our performance in the Indian market.”
Volkswagen India attributes the consistent increase in sales to the recent successful launch of the new Vento which continues to offer the best build quality, safety standards and driving dynamics in its segment. The Volkswagen Polo, the only hatchback in its segment that comes with a 4-star NCAP safety rating for adult occupants, also continues to contribute to Volkswagen’s increase in sales.