Christian Klingler

VW brand sales flat in Feb., down 1.6% for year

March 10, 2015 17:05 CET

VW brand sales were flat in February at 413,700 vehicles and slipped 1.6 percent to 920,700 after two months. Modest February gains in China and Europe helped offset declines in South America and the U.S....
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VW brand sales down 2% in December on 'challenging' conditions

Jan. 9, 2015 13:06 CET

Volkswagen Group said sales at its VW brand fell 2 percent in December because of "challenging market conditions." Full-year deliveries rose 3 percent to a record 6.1 million....
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VW has 10 million sales in sight despite flat November

Dec. 12, 2014 12:54 CET

VW Group's global vehicle sales increased just 1 percent in November as its business was hit by slumps in Russia and Brazil. The automaker, however, remains confident it will meet a full-year target of 10 million deliveries....
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CHRISTIAAN HETZNER

BLOG: VW's Diess takes pole position to replace Winterkorn

6:30 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2014

VW's announcement that it poached BMW development chief Herbert Diess to run its flagship VW brand puts the 56-year-old manager in pole position to succeed Martin Winterkorn as VW Group boss....
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CHRISTIAAN HETZNER

BLOG: VW's Diess takes pole position to replace Winterkorn

6:30 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2014

VW's announcement that it poached BMW development chief Herbert Diess to run its flagship VW brand puts the 56-year-old manager in pole position to succeed Martin Winterkorn as VW Group boss....
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Volkswagen Group sales rise 3% in October on Europe, China gains

Nov. 14, 2014 11:09 CET

Volkswagen said group sales increased 3 percent in October as strong gains in western Europe and China helped offset declining demand in the U.S. and South America. Ten-month deliveries rose 5 percent to 8.24 million....
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VW core-brand sales remain flat in September

Oct. 7, 2014 12:58 CET

Volkswagen Group said global sales of its core VW passenger-car brand rose 0.2 percent last month, held back by declining deliveries in Russia and the Americas....
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VW Group deliveries rise 3% in August

Sept. 12, 2014 12:29 CET

VW Group sales rose 3 percent in August as gains in Europe and China continued to offset declines in the U.S. and South America. Eight-month deliveries increase by 6 percent as group brands including Audi and Porsche increased volume....
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VW reports flat core-brand sales in August

Sept. 9, 2014 12:10 CET

VW said core-brand sales rose 0.1 percent in August, taking the total for eight-month global deliveries to 4.03 million, a rise of 3 percent. Weaker monthly sales in the U.S. were offset by robust increases in western Europe and China....
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VW brand sales rise on Europe, China gains

Aug. 12, 2014 11:48 CET

VW increased sales at its core passenger-car brand by 4 percent in July as higher deliveries in western Europe and China offset declines in the United States and Brazil. Global sales of VW brand cars and SUVs rose to 491,600 last month....
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VW Group sales rise 4% in June on Europe, China

July 11, 2014 10:53 CET

Volkswagen Group's global deliveries rose 4 percent in June as renewed demand in Europe and strong sales in China helped offset declines in the United States and South America....
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VW Group sales rise 6% in May on Europe rebound, China demand

June 13, 2014 16:05 CET

VW Group deliveries rose 6 percent last month as rebounding demand in Europe and strong sales in China helped offset declines in the U.S. and South America....
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VW to bring new models to U.S. more quickly

May 30, 2014 12:33 CET

VW Group is preparing to bring new and updated models from its namesake brand to the U.S. on a shorter time frame. The VW marque will introduce new products every five years, down from seven....
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Audi CEO Stadler gets contract extension

May 14, 2014 10:36 CET

Volkswagen has extended the contracts of Audi CEO Rupert Stadler, VW sales and marketing boss Christian Klingler and VW China chief Jochem Heizmann....
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VW brand sales rise 7% in April on Europe, China demand

May 12, 2014 13:14 CET

Volkswagen Group increased sales at its core VW passenger car brand by 7 percent in April, as rebounding demand in Europe and growth in China helped offset lower sales in the U.S....
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VW Group sales rise 8% in March as Europe recovers

April 11, 2014 11:20 CET

VW Group increased vehicle sales 8 percent in March, with gains in Europe and China offsetting declines in the United States and Brazil. First-quarter sales rose 6 percent to a record 2.4 million....
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VW brand sales rebound in March as Europe recovers

April 8, 2014 12:16 CET

Volkswagen increased sales at its core VW passenger car brand by 5 percent in March, the second-highest growth rate in the past 10 months, as recovering demand in Europe and Chinese growth outweighed declines in the Americas....
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