Volkswagen passenger vehicles deliver
Europe’s largest automaker delivered 4.36 million vehicles from January to September.
The passenger car brand handed over 526 300 vehicles to customers in September.
Volkswagen Passenger Vehicles has held its own well on world markets despite the challenging situation and continued to grow in China in particular Volkswagen Group sales and marketing board member Christian Klingler said.
The brand recorded a 16.5 per cent rise from January to September in the Asia-Pacific region, handing over 1.95 million units there, of which 1.79 million vehicles were delivered in China (excluding Hong Kong), the region’s largest single market.
In contrast, deliveries in India declined to 45 900 units.
In the North America region, Volkswagen passenger vehicles grew deliveries by 2.1 per cent to 466 000 vehicles, of which 314 800 models were handed over to customers in the United States.
In the South America region, deliveries from January to September declined by 13.4 per cent to 542 500 units, of which 407 400 vehicles were handed over in Brazil.
Volkswagen passenger vehicles delivered 1.23 million cars on the overall European market in the first three quarters, of which 616 400 units were handed over in Western Europe (excluding Germany).
In the home market of Germany, delivery delays due to bad weather in Wolfsburg which caused hailstorm damage to several thousand vehicles continued.
As a result, deliveries to customers from January to September were down 8.2 per cent to 410 300 units.
Volkswagen passenger vehicles handed over 198 900 vehicles to customers in Central and Eastern Europe in the period to September, of which 117 200 units were delivered in Russia.
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The Volkswagen Passenger Vehicles has held its own well on world markets