Volkswagen, Audi Report Higher January Sales

We just got double-teamed by the company formerly known as VAG:

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. Continuing the trend of sales increases from 2005, Audi of America, Inc. posted a 19.8% increase in sales for January 2006. Audi sold a total of 6,084 vehicles versus 5,077 vehicle sales in January 2005. Leading the sales gain for the month was the A6 with a total of 1,617, a 33.4% increase over last year. The A8 also had impressive gains with sales of 516 vehicles, a 44.5% increase over January 2005.

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. Volkswagen of America, Inc. reported January 2006 sales of 16,237, an increase of 28 percent as compared to the same period in 2005 when sales were 12,683.For Volkswagen, the gains came in every model line, save the Touareg and Phaeton, while over at Audi, steins will be clinked in honor of all but the outgoing Allroad and TT. All ist good for zee Porsche boys, ya?

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