Volkswagen Canada's year to date sales totalled 37,010 which surpassed last year's figure by 1739 new units or 4.9%. October Passat sales increased by 13.2% compared to October 1999. Year to date sales are up 9.8% from 3,639 new units sold to 3,997. The Volkswagen Golf continued to perform well in October with a total of 786 new units sold, translating into an increase of 20.4% over October 1999.