The Volkswagen Group delivered 4.11 million vehicles from January to May. The company handed over 8,64,600 units to customers in May.
Group brands delivered a total of 1.64 million vehicles on the overall European market from January to May, of which 8,66,200 were handed over in Western Europe (excluding Germany). In the home market of Germany, 5,02,200 customers chose a new car from the Volkswagen Group. The Group delivered 3,50,400 vehicles in the North America region from January to May, of which 2,37,900 were handed over in the United States.
“The Volkswagen Group brands delivered over four million vehicles for the first time in the period to May. That is an encouraging development, particularly in view of the mixed performance on world markets. Even though our Group and its brands are in an excellent position to respond to the different trends in the world regions, market demands still remain challenging”, commented Christian Klingler, the Board Member for Sales of Volkswagen Group said in Wolfsburg, Germany.