Volkswagen Group recorded car sales jump of 47% in 2008 in India. All three Volkswagen's brand in the country including the Audi, Skoda, and Volkswagen together delivered a sales of 18,725 vehicles as compared to 12, 718 cars sold in 2007.
According to the company this high sales is the testimony to Volkswagen's success in India with an exciting portfolio of cars in India. The year 2008 has proved to be a fruitful year for the company with a slew of new car launches including the Audi R8, New Audi A4, and the Volkswagen Jetta.
President and M.D. of Volkswagen Group, Mr. Joerg Mueller, said, “In addition to that we have also successfully strengthened our dealership network for all three brands across the country and created a pan India presence. As a Group, we have become synonymous with cutting edge technology and engineering, comfort and safety. This makes us more confident of our journey ahead and encourages us to move forward to realize our plans for the Indian market.”