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VW sales in India serve as warning for other European carmakers


With sales more than doubling in 2011 for Volkswagen in India, it looked like the automaker’s plan was going in the right direction, that of becoming the global vehicle sales leader. Analysts predicted India would overtake Germany to become the world’s fourth largest auto market by 2015 with a volume of more than 5 million vehicles. Volkswagen opened a €580 million plant ...
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