|March 1, 2007
Audi Sales Up 37.5% in February
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Audi of America, Inc. today announced a 37.5% increase in February 2007 sales compared to the same period last year. Sales totaled 6,609, for the month. Sales in 2007 have reached 13,008 vehicles, an increase of 19.4% versus the same period last year.
Sales of the A4 model continue to set the pace for the brand. A4 sales increased 18.6%. The Audi Q7 also continued its strong sales performance with 1,747 deliveries. Audi saw its largest regional sales increase in the West. Sales in the region increased by 57.9% to 2,058. Gains were also seen in key metropolitan areas, including Cleveland (+117.6%), Memphis (+77.1%), Miami (+72.5%), and Los Angeles (+71.1%).
“The A4 model line continues to impress.” stated Johan de Nysschen, Executive Vice President, Audi of America, Inc. “With class-leading fuel economy, excellent residuals, and officially acclaimed safety performance, the A4 offers customers an abundance in choice, luxury, and value.”
Audi Certified Pre-Owned sales hit record levels last month. The February total of 1,936 was a 17.8% increase over the previous year and was the best February ever. CPO sales total 3,795 for 2007, up 11.6% over 2006.
Audi of America is headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, and markets a line of luxury cars built in plants in Ingolstadt and Neckarsulm, Germany; Bratislava, Slovakia; Györ, Hungary; and Changchun, China (local market only). The parent company, Audi AG, is headquartered in Ingolstadt, Germany.