|October 4, 2005
Audi of America Reports Best September in History - Up 34.6%
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Audi of America, Inc. reported its best September sales month in history. With sales of 7,854 units, the German luxury brand's numbers are up 34.6 % over September of 2004. Key drivers of this success are the A6 model range with 1,640 sales reported - up 211.2 % - and the A4 model line with 4,169 units, representing an increase of 19.7 %.
"The essence of our success are excellent products", says Johan de Nysschen, Executive Vice President of Audi of America. "We have the youngest line-up of any luxury brand in the United States. The sales of our A4 and A6 models now reflect this".
The new Audi A6 range had been introduced at the end of last year as a 6- and 8-cylinder sedan and is now complemented by the all-new Audi A6 Avant. The A4 model range was launched in spring of 2005 and is available in Sedan, Avant and Cabriolet derivatives featuring an unmatched range of 4-, 6- and 8-cylinder engines in front-wheel-drive or the renowned quatttroŽ all-wheel-drive.
Year-to-date, Audi of America has sold 59,656 cars, up a healthy 4.1 percent over the same period in 2004.