The Volkswagen Group increased unit sales in 2012 by 11.8% year-on-year, to 9,344,559 vehicles worldwide. We recorded the highest growth rates in the markets of North America (+32.2%) and the Asia-Pacific region (+19.5%).
What you'll find in this chapter:
Brands and Business Fields
Successful performance amid difficult conditions.
Volkswagen Passenger Cars
Bestseller relaunched – the new Golf.
Continuing its growth path with attractive models.
On target worldwide despite difficult market situation in Europe.
Most extensive product initiative in the company’s history.
Ten years of the Continental GT: the twelve-cylinder bestseller.
Integration of the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer with the
Volkswagen Group successfully completed.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles
Extensive model offering provides “Diversity for every job”.
Lower fuel consumption thanks to environmentally friendly solutions.
MAN’s stand at the IAA Commercial Vehicles fair draws in the crowds.
Volkswagen Group in China
Renewed record highs thanks to above-average growth.
Volkswagen Financial Services
On its way to becoming the best automotive financial services provider.