VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA REPORTS 2017 YEAR-END SALES RESULTS

-339,676 units delivered marks a 5.2 percent increase over 2016-

Herndon, VA — (January 3, 2018) Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported sales of 30,281 units delivered in December 2017 and 339,676 total sales for 2017. This marks a year-to-date increase of 5.2 percent over 2016 and an 18.7 percent decrease over December 2016.

December 2017 highlights include:

  • As the company expands its model lineup to include more family-friendly SUVs, SUV sales attributed more than 48 percent of the vehicles delivered.
  • Sales of the Chattanooga-built Atlas totaled 6,070 units delivered, the best month ever for the vehicle.
  • Sales of the 2018 Tiguan and Tiguan Limited totaled 8,061 units delivered.

Calendar year 2017 highlights include:

  • The Golf family continues to be an important part of the Volkswagen lineup. Sales of the family, driven by the addition of the all-wheel drive SportWagen Alltrack, increased by 11.8 percent over 2016.
  • SUV sales attributed for 23 percent of sales in 2017, which include the all-new Atlas and 2018 Tiguan

 

December 2017 Sales

December 17 December 16 Yr/Yr%
change
December 17  YTD December 16 YTD Yr/Yr%
change
Golf  775  1,870 -58.6%  13,552  13,764 -1.5%
GTI  1,912  2,777 -31.1%  22,486  23,934 -6.0%
Golf R  6  546 -98.9%  2,706  4,493 -39.8%
e-Golf  343  443 -22.6%  3,534  3,937 -10.2%
Golf SportWagen  1,493  3,332 -55.2%  26,700  15,559 71.6%
Total Golf Family  4,529  8,968 -49.5%  68,978  61,687 11.8%
Jetta Sedan  7,233  13,079 -44.7%  115,808  121,102 -4.4%
Jetta SportWagen
(now Golf SportWagen)
N/A N/A           N/A N/A  5 -120.0%
Total Jetta  7,233  13,079 -44.7%  115,807  121,107 -4.4%
Beetle Coupe  582  1,092 -46.7%  8,627  9,830 -12.2%
Beetle Convertible  253  504 -49.8%  6,539  5,837 12.0%
Total Beetle  835  1,596 -47.7%  15,166  15,667 -3.2%
Eos* N/A N/A           N/A  1  387 -99.7%
Passat  3,015  7,241 -58.4%  60,722  73,002 -16.8%
CC  54  374 -85.6%  1,355  3,237 -58.1%
Tiguan  2,291  5,575 -58.9%  25,960  43,638 -40.5%
2018 Tiguan  5,770  N/A           N/A  21,023 N/A           N/A
Touareg  484  396 22.2%  3,545  4,223 -16.1%
Atlas  6,070 N/A N/A  27,119 N/A           N/A
TOTAL  30,281  37,229 -18.7%  339,676  322,948 5.2%

*Eos production ended in July 2015



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