Record Month for Volkswagen Canada

Record Month for Volkswagen Canada 
June Sales Set Another Standard 
AJAX, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/13 -- After another strong
month, Volkswagen Canada has now posted record sales results for
eighteen consecutive months. In June, 5,606 new cars and light trucks
were reported sold by the company, 2% above last year's total of
5,500. Year-to-date sales of 31,337 are also at record-setting
levels, 9% over last year (28,862). 
"Never before have we been able to offer such a broad variety of
exceptional vehicles," stated Maria Stenstrom, President and CEO of
Volkswagen Group Canada. "Our European engineering and outstanding
dynamics set us apart, and our quality, value and fuel efficiency
deliver what our customers are looking for."  
Once again, the Jetta remains a best-seller, with 2,541 sold last
month. Now more affordable than ever, the Tiguan compact sport
utility increased its sales by 35% over last year. 
With TDI Clean Diesel technology available on six different models,
Volkswagen is able to offer all of the fuel savings of a diesel,
without sacrificing drivability, interior space or cargo capacity. 
Volkswagen sales by model line for the month of June 2013:  


 
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Volkswagen                                     June 2013        Year-to-Date
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Golf                                               1,236               6,255
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Beetle                                               259               1,463
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Jetta                                              2,541              15,237
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Eos                                                   37                 358
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Passat                                               615               3,675
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Tiguan                                               714               3,200
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Routan                                                 0                 100
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Touareg                                              204               1,049
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TOTAL                                              5,606              31,337
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About Volkswagen Canada: 
Founded in 1952 and celebrating its 60th year in the country,
Volkswagen Canada is headquartered in Ajax, Ontario. It is the
largest volume European automotive nameplate in Canada, and sells the
Golf, Golf Wagon, Golf GTI, Beetle, Jetta, Eos, Passat, CC, Tiguan,
Routan, and Touareg through 136 independent Canadian Dealers. It is
the leader in affordable TDI Clean Diesel vehicle sales in Canada,
and forms part of Volkswagen Group Canada Inc., a subsidiary of
Volkswagen AG headquartered in Wolfsburg, Germany.  
Volkswagen is one of the world's largest producers of passenger cars
and is Europe's largest automaker. 
Visit Volkswagen Canada online at Volkswagen.ca.
Contacts:
Volkswagen Canada
Thomas Tetzlaff
Spokesperson
905-428-5858
Thomas.Tetzlaff@VW.ca
www.vw.ca
 
 
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