VW November Sales – 13.7 percent increase over November 2008 image

Volkswagen of America, Inc. today reported November 2009 sales of 16,250 total units, representing a 13.7 percent increase over November 2008. November marks Volkswagen’s fifth consecutive sales month above last year.

Volkswagen’s four door coupe, the CC, once again performed extremely well, and posted its best sales month ever with 3,187 units.

The Jetta, Volkswagen’s top selling nameplate, posted strong November results with 7,957 units, a 23 percent increase over November 2008.

VW-US Snapshot                                  ----- YEAR-TO-DATE -----

                                            November-  November-
              November-  November-  Yr/Yr %   09 YTD     08 YTD    Yr/Yr %
              09 Actual  08 Actual  change    Actual     Actual    change

Rabbit/Golf        630       987    -36.2%     6,906    19,092    -63.8%
GTI A5/A6          739       715      3.4%     6,734    11,551    -41.7%
R32                  -        83   -100.0%       139     2,982    -95.3%
   Total Rabbit/
    GTI/R32      1,369     1,785    -23.3%    13,779    33,625    -59.0%

Jetta Sdn        6,012     5,312     13.2%    82,345    84,621     -2.7%
  SportWagen
   A5/A6         1,945     1,160     67.7%    15,849     4,777    231.8%
         Total
          Jetta  7,957     6,472     22.9%    98,194    89,398      9.8%

New Beetle
  - Coupe          346       787    -56.0%     9,196    14,449    -36.4%
  - Convertible    248       321    -22.7%     4,212    10,396    -59.5%
         Total
          New
          Beetle   594     1,108    -46.4%    13,408    24,845    -46.0%

Eos                366       435    -15.9%     6,754    12,391    -45.5%
Passat Sdn         377       780    -51.7%     8,232    22,241    -63.0%
       Wgn         159       157      1.3%     2,106     5,261    -60.0%
         Total
          Passat   536       937    -42.8%    10,338    27,502    -62.4%

CC               3,187       782    307.5%    20,723     1,441   1338.1%
Tiguan           1,301     1,102     18.1%    12,110     7,635     58.6%
Touareg            400       350     14.3%     3,913     6,226    -37.2%
Routan             540     1,324    -59.2%    13,848     2,488    456.6%

    TOTAL       16,250    14,295     13.7%   193,067   205,551     -6.1%