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A million people can't be wrong: Volkswagen Scirocco celebrates production milestone

Press release   •   May 03, 2013 17:10 BST

Volkswagen is celebrating its Scirocco sports coupé breaking the one million unit production barrier by introducing a special edition version.

On sale in Germany and China only, the Scirocco Million is available in black, with a number of distinctive styling features, including R-Line bumpers, R-Line side sills, smoked tail lights, ‘Million’ stickers on the wings and dark tinted rear windows.

Inside the special model features black leather upholstery with orange contrasting stitching, as well as other orange highlights, plus ‘Million’ decals on the door sills.

The first generation Scirocco was launched in 1974.  Seven years later, in 1981, the second generation was introduced, remaining in production until 1992.  A total of 795,650 Mk I and II Sciroccos were built.  2008 saw the third generation Scirocco hit the road, and in just under five years, more than 204,350 fans across the world have purchased one.  

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Volkswagen Group UK is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Europe’s largest carmaker and one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers.  From its UK headquarters in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, it controls the sourcing, marketing and distribution of all vehicles and parts in the UK for Volkswagen Group vehicles, including Volkswagen Passenger Cars and Commercial Vehicles, Audi, SEAT and ŠKODA cars. 

Volkswagen UK is one of the country’s largest importers, accounting for almost one in ten of every car sold. The company sells a wide range of vehicles which range from compact city cars through the best-selling and renowned Golf, Polo and Beetle models, to luxury saloons and 4x4s. 

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