The FINANCIAL — Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) on August 1 reported sales of 27,091 units delivered in July 2017, a 5.8 percent decrease over July 2016.
With 188,329 units delivered year-to-date in 2017, the company is reporting an increase of 5.9 percent in year-over-year sales, according to Volkswagen.
July 2017 also marks the start of sales for the all-new 2018 Tiguan, which joins the Chattanooga-built Atlas in Volkswagen’s new SUV lineup. Production ramp up of the Atlas continues as Volkswagen works to meet consumer demand. Deliveries of the 2018 Tiguan, which began late in the month, totaled 593 units. Atlas sales totaled 1,306 units.