Saturday, 10 June 2017
USA SALES MAY - VW - The new Atlas saves the day, or month for the brand.
Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 30,014 units delivered in May 2017, a 4.3 percent increase over May 2016. With 133,861 units delivered year-to-date in 2017, the company is reporting an increase of 6.9 percent in year-over-year sales.
May 2017 also marks the start of sales for the all-new, Chattanooga, Tenn. built Atlas. Deliveries of the vehicle, which began mid-month, totaled 1,610 units. The SUV range of cars had highs and llows, with the Atlas helping the bottom line by over 1,600 units, the Tiguan took a huge drop like the Touareg, also the CC and Passat took a dive in May.