Volkswagen on track for 10 million vehicle sales this year: CEO

Wed Oct 1, 2014 2:31pm EDT
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PARIS (Reuters) - Germany automaker Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE: Quote) sold more than 7.5 million passenger cars and heavy trucks between January and September, Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn said on Wednesday at the Paris auto show.

Eur‎ope's largest automaker is "well on the way" to achieving a target of 10 million vehicle sales this year, four years earlier than originally planned, the CEO said at a group event on the eve of the Paris show.

(Reporting by Andreas Cremer; editing by David Clarke)

The Volkswagen logo is pictured  at the booth of German carmaker Volkswagen at the IAA truck show in Hanover, September 23,  2014. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer