VanityBA: Audi’s Decade of Dominance in Argentina

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From sales records to prototype spy photos, Audi continues to make headlines in Argentina. Coming off a record 2010, the German automaker sold almost 4,000 vehicles in Argentina during the first seven months of 2011. The 21.3% January-July sales increase gave Audi almost 40% market share in the highly competitive premium segment and its tenth consecutive first place finish. In …

European Luxury Imports Are Booming in Buenos Aires

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If March sales figures were any indication, 2010 will be a very good year for European luxury automakers exporting to Argentina. According to iProfesional; Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche all posted double or triple-digit gains in units sold compared to March 2009. Several factors are contributing to the current boom: the falling Euro, pent-up demand after automakers slashed production and …