June 14, 2012 / 8:49 AM / 6 years ago

VW five-month group sales up 9.3 percent on China, U.S.

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE), Europe’s largest car maker, increased five-month vehicle sales 9.3 percent to 3.704 million cars from 3.388 million a year earlier, the company said on Thursday in a Web-based presentation, citing preliminary figures.

Shareholders of German carmaker Volkswagen are pictured in a showroom during the annual shareholders meeting in Hamburg on April 19, 2012. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

Group auto deliveries including brands such as luxury division Audi and Czech unit Skoda rose 22 percent in North America and 17.9 percent in the Asia-Pacific region, offsetting a 2 percent drop in western European sales, VW said.

Reporting by Andreas Cremer

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