LOS ANGELES – Volkswagen of America is riding high with well-received new products, such as the ’12 Passat, and a 23.8% year-over-year sales surge through October. “We say internally it’s VW times again; the market is right for VW,” Tim Mahoney, chief product and marketing officer, tells WardsAuto during an interview here. Despite the optimism, the executive admits there is room for improvement. The Tiguan, for example, offers “a huge opportunity for us, and potentially there are some ...
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