Sales of Audi models have grown in every major market in the first six months of 2016.
A total of 953,200 vehicles were delivered in the first six months of the year, up 5.6% on the same period last year. Sales in Germany were up 12.4% (166,154), UK up 4.1% (89,935), France up 6.5% (32,631), Italy up 14.6% (32,124) and Spain up 14.5% (28,803).
Deliveries were also up 3.5% in the US, despite the disruption facing the brand after it was implicated in the Dieselgate scandal affecting some Volkswagen Group diesel engines, which prosecutors said had been fitted with a ‘defeat device’ which cheated emissions tests to hide the real levels of pollution from some cars.
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