Audi Sets 59th Consecutive Monthly U.S. Sales Record in November 2015

  • Audi sales YTD through November up 11.7% to 181,803 vehicles
  • Sales for the month rose 0.4% to 16,700 vehicles
  • Demand for core Audi models remained strong for the month

HERNDON, Va.--()--Audi reported that its November 2015 sales increased 0.4% to 16,700 vehicles, a total that stands as the brand’s 59th straight month of record U.S. sales.

“We expect this strong momentum will continue into 2016 as we refresh some of our most popular models, such as the Audi Q7, A4 and R8.”

Audi achieved its best-ever November sales in the U.S. in establishing its 59th consecutive monthly sales record. The previous November record was set in 2014 with 16,640 Audi vehicles sold. Through the first 11 months of 2015, Audi U.S. sales rose 11.7% from last year to 181,803 vehicles, which is only 208 units short of what Audi sold in an entire year in 2014.

“As we head into the final sales month, we are on track to achieve our sixth-consecutive record year and exceed 200,000 annual sales for the first time,” said Mark Del Rosso, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Audi of America. “We expect this strong momentum will continue into 2016 as we refresh some of our most popular models, such as the Audi Q7, A4 and R8.”

November results were bolstered by sales of core Audi models, such as the A3, A5 and A7. These three model lines posted increases of 20.6%, 20.2% and 8.2%, respectively. The Audi SUV models also performed well. The Q3 model achieved a 50.9% increase over year-earlier sales, and the Q5 model line posted an increase of 8.0% over last November.

The all-new Audi TT posted a 1,000.0% sales increase from last year.

Audi Certified pre-owned vehicle sales maintained year-to-date growth of 3.9% over 2014.

Audi holds the longest running monthly record sales streak in the premium car market according to a competitive sales report from MotorIntelligence.com.

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AUDI US
SNAPSHOT

    --MTD--     --YTD--
Model Line    

Nov '15
Actual

 

Nov '14
Actual

 

Yr/Yr %
change

   

Nov '15
YTD
Actual

 

Nov '14
YTD
Actual

 

Yr/Yr %
change

A3     3,028   2,511   20.6%     32,732   19,560   67.3%
A4     2,418   2,699   -10.4%     25,841   30,796   -16.1%
A5     1,277   1,062   20.2%     11,934   15,328   -22.1%
A6     1,582   2,061   -23.2%     20,394   20,996   -2.9%
A7     636   588   8.2%     6,880   7,609   -9.6%
A8     364   582   -37.5%     4,566   5,172   -11.7%
allroad     301   405   -25.7%     2,564   4,284   -40.1%
Q5     4,520   4,184   8.0%     45,949   37,869   21.3%
Q7     1,279   1,746   -26.7%     17,806   16,589   7.3%
Q3     1,109   735   50.9%     11,728   2,753   326.0%
R8     10   51   -80.4%     480   671   -28.5%
TT     176   16   1,000.0%     929   1,146   -18.9%
Total Audi Sales     16,700   16,640   0.4%     181,803   162,773   11.7%
Total CPO Sales     3,494   4,168   -16.2%     44,322   42,674   3.9%
               

NOTES:
- A3 includes A3 Sedan, S3 Sedan and A3 Cabriolet.
- A4 includes A4 Sedan and S4 Sedan, but does not include Audi allroad.
- A5 includes A5 Coupe, S5 Coupe, RS 5 Coupe, A5 Cabriolet, S5 Cabriolet and RS 5 Cabriolet.
- A6 includes A6 Sedan and S6 Sedan.
- A7 includes A7 Sedan, S7 Sedan and RS 7 Sedan.
- A8 includes A8 Sedan, A8 L Sedan and S8 Sedan.
- Q5 includes Q5 and SQ5.
- R8 includes R8 Coupe and R8 Spyder.
- TT includes TT Coupe, TTS Coupe, TT Roadster and TTS Roadster.

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