The all-new Passat that went on sale from April 8 this year, met tremendous response from customers with more than 190 units have already been sold in less than a month, the highest number clocked in by the model till date, the company said in a statement. This might not be very impressive for a car, but for the Passat it is a solid number outlining its recovery. This is the car’ report card for the last six months the old Passat (petrol and diesel) had been on sale –
- January 2011 – 2
- December 2010 – 0
- November 2010 – 0
- October 2010 – 59
- September 2010 – 107
- August 2010 – 66
Official Press release –
The Volkswagen brand sold 7,000 vehicles in the month of April 2011 with the Polo and Vento contributing with 6,621 units.
The all-new Passat which went on sale on April 8, 2011 also saw tremendous response from the customers with more than 190 units already sold in less than a month, the highest number clocked in by the model till date.
Mr. Neeraj Garg, Member of Board, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Volkswagen Group Sales India Pvt. Ltd. said “We are extremely happy with the initial response to our recently launched Passat with BlueMotion Technologies and look forward for continued success. The Polo and Vento sales have been consistently good, a lot of which we owe to the increasing brand awareness especially with our association with the ongoing Indian Premiere League.”
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