Audi in China: Growth in deliveries of 16 percent in a initial 3 quarters

Newsheadline

• Unit sales of 415,704 cars from Jan by Sep 
• More than 51,000 automobiles sole in Sep 
• Audi Head of Sales Luca de Meo: “This confirms a position 
  as a marketplace personality in a reward shred in China”

In a initial 9 months of this year, Audi set a new record in a Chinese marketplace (including Hong Kong and Macau). Unit sales from Jan by Sep increasing by 16 percent to a sum of 415,704 cars. In Sep alone, a code with a Four Rings delivered 51,614 automobiles, representing expansion of 13,4 percent compared with a same month final year.

“This outcome clearly demonstrates a marketplace care as a reward code in China”, settled Luca de Meo, Board of Management Member for Sales during AUDI AG. The Audi Q3* and Audi Q5* SUVs constructed in China were quite successful with sales of 59,220 and 78,725 units respectively. Another sales boost is expected from a Audi A3 Sedan*, that Audi has been producing during a new plant in Foshan given this summer. All locally constructed Audi models are a particular marketplace leaders in their segments.

Demand was clever also for a Audi models alien to China during a initial 3 quarters: Sales rose of a Audi Q7* by 23.5 percent to 15,676 units and of a Audi A8 L* by 11.3 percent to 14,475 units. In addition, a new Audi A8 L was launched in a Chinese marketplace in Aug this year.

* Fuel expenditure of a models mentioned:

Audi A3 Sedan:
Fuel expenditure total in l/100 km: 7 – 3.3 CO2 emissions
combined in g/km: 162 – 88

Audi A8 L:
Fuel expenditure total in l/100 km: 11.3 – 6 CO2 emissions
combined in g/km: 264 – 146

Audi Q3:
Fuel expenditure total in l/100 km: 8.8 – 5.2 CO2 emissions
combined in g/km: 206 – 137

Audi Q5:
Fuel expenditure total in l/100 km: 8.5 – 4.9 CO2 emissions
combined in g/km: 199 – 129

Audi Q7:
Fuel expenditure total in l/100 km: 10.7 – 7.2 CO2 emissions
combined in g/km: 249 – 189