AUDI AG sure got the numbers rolling in 2016. Global sales were bumped up to the tune of around 1,871,350 units in 2016 - 3.8 percent more than in 2015. It’s been a consistent trend for the brand, that’s witnessed increased demand for the seventh year in a row since 2009. In fact, with 949,729 sales in 2009, Audi got quite close to doubling its global sales figure over this time-frame.
Fun fact: Audi’s 2016 sales outranked the population of Bahrain!
As per the official release, sales increased in all core regions. Europe saw the maximum growth of 7.6 per cent, with North America (+5.3 per cent) and the USA (+4 per cent) following closely. The Asia-Pacific region recorded the lowest growth of 0.5 per cent.
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With more launches like the new Q5, Q2 and A5 Sportback, Audi will continue to expand its product footprint through 2017.