Industry Sales Figures

Audi Reports Record Sales in June

Audi Reports Record Sales in June

Audi announced financial results for June 2014. The German-based company reported total U.S. sales of 16,867 vehicles sold for June, a year-over-year increase of 23.1%. The June deliveries marked the 42nd consecutive record month of sales for Audi, as well as the second best U.S. sales month in the company’s …

Volkswagen of America Reports Financial Result for May 2014

Volkswagen of America Reports Financial Result for May 2014

Volkswagen of America announced financial results for May 2014. The auto manufacturer reported 32, 163 units delivered in May, and started sales of the seventh-generation 2015 Golf GTI.
TDI Clean Diesel models made up 23.6% of sales last month.
Passat delivered 8,955 units for the month, with Passat TDI delivering 3,172 clean …

Chrysler Group Has Best May Sales Since 2007

Chrysler Group Has Best May Sales Since 2007

Chrysler Group announced financial results for May 2014. The automaker reported record sales of 194,421 units for the month, a 17% increase over May 2013, and its highest May performance since 2007.
Jeep brand sales were up 58%, and the month was the first time Jeep sales topped 70,000 units in …

Audis Posts Best U.S. Sales Figures to Date for May 2014

Audis Posts Best U.S. Sales Figures to Date for May 2014

Audi announced financial results for May 2014. The month showed the second-best performance for any month in the car manufacturer’s history, with sales of 16,601 vehicles, second only to December 2013.
Audi sales year-to-date were up to 67,482 vehicles sold, an increase of 11.4%.
The manufacturer sold 2,261 A3 Sedans in May, …

Audi Concludes Record Year, Sells 10,000 Diesels

Audi Concludes Record Year, Sells 10,000 Diesels

Audi announced that, with sales of 158,061 vehicles, 2013 was its most successful year in the U.S.  For the fourth year running, the automaker has set a new record, this year reporting a 13.5% increase in sales over 2012.
The Ingolstadt-based automaker sold more than 10,000 diesels in 2013, accounting for …

2013 Sales Report: More Than One in Ten Porsche Cars Sold Were Diesels

2013 Sales Report: More Than One in Ten Porsche Cars Sold Were Diesels

Porsche announced that 2013 was its best year ever for U.S. sales.  The automaker reported a 21% increase in overall sales over last year, and diesel sales increased by nine percentage points, accounting for 13% of the automakers total sales.
On Friday, Porsche announced U.S. sales figures for 2013, which totaled …

Diesels Account for 23% of VW Sales in 2013, Overall Sales Down 7% for the Year

Diesels Account for 23% of VW Sales in 2013, Overall Sales Down 7% for the Year

Sales of diesel-powered automobiles accounted for almost a quarter of Volkswagen’s 2013 vehicle sales in the United States, although overall sales of the Wolfsburg-based automaker declined.
On Friday, VW announced U.S. sales figures for 2013, which totaled 407,704 vehicles, a year-over-year decrease of 6.9%.  Volkswagen had sold 438,133 cars in 2012, …