Is your car your pride and joy, or are you ready for a change? Let us know and you could win a £300 John Lewis voucher | No thanks

Volkswagen commercial vehicle sales increase

Fri, 08 Feb 2008
The number of commercial vehicles sold by German car manufacturer Volkswagen increased over the course of 2007, it has been reported.

According to the company, the 488,700 units picked up by consumers represents a 10.7 per cent rise in vans and trucks sold.

This is higher than the 441,500 deliveries made in 2006 and has helped the firm achieve record results in 37 of its export markets.

Stephen Schaller, chief executive of the commercial vehicles division of Volkswagen, called the figures "impressive".

"[It] confirms that the course of growth our brand has taken is both a vigorous and a sustained one. 2007 is the third consecutive year in which we have achieved a double-digit global growth in sales," said the official.

Earlier this week, Volkswagen's luxury car maker Audi reported that it had achieved a 4.7 per cent increase in worldwide sales over the course of last month.ADNFCR-1081-ID-18460012-ADNFCR

Comments

Add a comment

 

Ask Honest John

Value my car

Amount to borrow
Sorry. The minimum loan amount is £1000
To pay back over

My credit score

Best available rate 9.20%

Total repayment £8,930.17

Total cost of credit £1,430.17

£186.05

48 monthly payments

Apply now

Representative example

Borrowing £7,500 over 4 years with a representative APR of 25.4%, an annual interest rate of 25.4% (Fixed) and a deposit of £0.00, the amount payable would be £239.77 per month, with a total cost of credit of £4,008.96 and a total amount payable of £11,508.96.

CarFinance 247 Limited is acting as an independent credit broker

Universal Square, Devonshire Street North, Manchester, M12 6JH