October 1, 2004

Audi Reports September Sales - Best Ever Certified Pre-Owned Result
Source:
Audi of America

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Audi of America, Inc. sales for the month of September were 5,835 compared to 6,256 in September 2003. Year-to-date Audi sales are 57,299.

Increases were realized year-over-year in the A4/S4 and A4/S4 Cabriolet ranges as well as Audi's all-aluminum flagship the A8. In the A4/S4 model range, sales were 3,483 vs. 3,146 for a 10.7 percent increase. Interest in Audi A4/S4 Cabriolet's ran high with a 25.7 percent increase year-over-year (621 vs. 494). A8 sales were 530 this September vs. 520 one year ago for a 1.9 percent rise.

Audi Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) enjoyed its best month ever 2,436 units sold for the month of September, a 23.7 percent increase over last year same month. Year-to-date CPO sales are 18,315, up 16.5 percent from 2003 year-to-date sales of 15,720.

Audi-US Snapshot Year-To-Date

  Sep-04 Actual Sep-03 Actual Yr/Yr % Change Sep 04 YTD Actual Sep 03 YTD Actual Yr/Yr % Change
TT 354 558 -36.6% 4,217 6,258 -32.6%
A4 3,483 3,146 10.7% 27,546 31,237 -11.8%
A4/S4 Cabriolet 621 494 25.7% 6,821 6,434 6.0%
A6 527 1,108 -52.4% 10,935 13,096 -16.5%
Allroad 320 430 -25.6% 3,701 4,147 -10.8%
A8/S8 530 520 1.9% 4,079 2,427 68.1%
  5,835 6,256 -6.7% 57,299 63,599 -9.9%