Volkswagen Canada achieves 26.4% sales increase for May 2007



    AJAX, ON, June 4 /CNW/ - Volkswagen Canada is pleased to announce that
its sales totalled 3,907 new units for May 2007, compared with 3,092 new units
in May 2006, an increase of 26.4%. There has also been an increase in YTD
sales from 12,514 in May of 2006 to 15,630 units in May of 2007, a jump of
24.9%.
    New Beetle Convertible sales stayed strong with 419 units sold YTD, 33%
higher than May 2006. The GTI is also doing very well, with 764 units sold
YTD, representing 32.2% more than in May 2006.
    Sales by model line for the month of May 2007 were:

    
                                            May 2007
                        ----------------------------
                         City Golf               743
                        ----------------------------
                        City Jetta               399
                        ----------------------------
                              Golf                37
                        ----------------------------
                            Rabbit               747
                        ----------------------------
                               GTI               192
                        ----------------------------
                        New Beetle               219
                        ----------------------------
                             Jetta             1,176
                        ----------------------------
                               Eos                99
                        ----------------------------
                            Passat               255
                        ----------------------------
                           Touareg                40
                        ----------------------------
    

    Founded in 1952, Volkswagen Canada, Inc. is headquartered in Ajax,
Ontario. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, headquartered in Wolfsburg,
Germany. Volkswagen is one of the world's largest producers of passenger cars
and Europe's largest automaker. Volkswagen sells the City Golf, City Jetta,
Rabbit, GTI, New Beetle, Jetta, Passat, Eos, and Touareg through more than
130 independent Canadian dealers.
    To learn more about Volkswagen, its current and new products, visit
www.vw.ca .





For further information:

For further information: Patrick Saint-Pierre,
Patrick.saint-pierre@vw.com, (905) 428-5858

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