Audi starts a new year with sales record

“We started a new year during a good gait and delivered some-more cars than ever before in a January,” says Dietmar Voggenreiter, Member of a Board of Management for Sales and Marketing during AUDI AG. “We have gained new business in a Americas, Europe and Asia. That shows how offset a expansion plan is.”

In a Americas, a code with a 4 rings delivered around 16,600 units in January, 2.5 percent some-more than one year previously. Audi achieved a strongest expansion in a segment in Mexico, with sales adult 9.8 percent to 1,178 cars. Despite a conflict of a serious winter, that mutilated expansion in a United States over a past month, Audi of America still managed to surpass a record‑breaking start to a prior year once again: adult 2.7 percent to 11,850 units sold. The new Audi Q7 arrived during dealerships in a United States in Jan and is now accessible in all universe regions. Deliveries of a full‑size SUV in a U.S. marketplace increasing by 165.5 percent to 2,336 units. 

The flagship of a Audi Sport, a new Audi R8, is also energetically awaited in a United States. As partial of a 50th Super Bowl, a supercar was one of a heroes in Audi’s “The Commander” mark final weekend. The R8 will be accessible in U.S. dealerships from spring. In Europe, deliveries of a latest R8 generation doubled in January. The Audi Sport models so continue to build on their success: In 2015, a carmaker sole over 17,000 RS and R models worldwide, adult 13 percent year‑on‑year.

In Europe, a Audi Q7 managed to double a sales each month given a marketplace introduction in June. In January, deliveries of this indication in a segment tripled to around 3,150 units. In further to a SUVs, a Audi A5 also gathering growth: Around 3,350 customers, and so 15.3 percent some-more than in a prior‑year month, perceived a keys for their new A5 final month. Across all models, sales from a Ingolstadt‑based carmaker increasing in Europe by 6.5 percent to around 59,900 units. Spain (+21.2% to 4,255 cars) and Germany (+10.2% to 21,833 cars) supposing a estimable boost with double‑digit growth. Demand for Audi models also grown definitely in a other vital European markets.

In China, Audi done a successful start to a year. Here a association saw sales arise by 6.2 percent to 54,402 cars. The Audi Q5 valid a really clever expansion motorist in this market. At 11,670 units, direct for a mid‑size SUV increasing by 33.4 percent in a Chinese market.

Sales for 
AUDI AG

In January

2016

2015

Change from 2015

World

143,150

137,702

+4.0%

Europe

59,900

56,261

+6.5%

  – Germany

21,833

19,804

+10.2%

  – UK

11,946

11,653

+2.5%

  – France

4,225

4,098

+3.1%

  – Italy

4,255

3,872

+9.9%

  – Spain

4,255

3,511

+21.2%

USA

11,850

11,541

+2.7%

Mexico

1,178

1,073

+9.8%

Brazil

1,384

1,331

+4.0%

China
(incl. Hong Kong)

54,402

51,247

+6.2%