January 9, 2015 / 11:33 AM / 3 years ago

VW brand sales down 2.4 percent in December on 'challenging' conditions

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) said on Friday sales of its core passenger-car brand fell 2.4 percent in December to 529,500 vehicles.

A man unveils a Volkswagen car during the International Sao Paulo Motor Show media day in Sao Paulo October 28, 2014. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

“We expect the challenging market conditions to continue in 2015,” sales chief Christian Klingler said.

Full-year deliveries climbed 3.2 percent to a record 6.12 million cars, Wolfsburg-based VW said, as higher volume in Europe and China offset declines in the Americas.

    Reporting by Andreas Cremer; Editing by Victoria Bryan

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