Audi continues double-digit growth in May
- Sales chief Schwarzenbauer: “New sales target for 2012 of 1.4 million cars”
- Around 128,900 deliveries worldwide in May (+13.7 percent)
- Sales increase of 8.1 percent in Germany
AUDI AG achieved an all-time sales record for May with around 128,900 cars delivered and a 13.7 percent gain compared with the same month last year. The company sold around 600,200 cars worldwide in the first five months (+12.1 percent) and has now set itself a target of 1.4 million cars by the end of the year. Thanks above all to the highly successful new Audi A6, sales figures once again rose in all regions worldwide in May – most notably in China, up 44.2 percent. In North America, sales figures climbed by 10.3 percent; in Europe, the new Audi Q3 and A1 Sportback contributed to growth of 3.8 percent.