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New Volkswagen SUV to be produced in Chattnooga

New Volkswagen SUV to be produced in Chattnooga

Press releases   •   Jul 14, 2014 14:22 BST

►Winterkorn: “This model will play a key role for Volkswagen’s presence in North America” ►Volkswagen Group of America to invest approximately $900 million in the project ►Second model to be produced in Chattanooga, alongside US Passat, from end of 2016 ►Approximately 2,000 additional jobs to be created ►Establishment of a National Research & Development and Planning Centre in Chattanooga

Volkswagen Group expands production capacity in China

Volkswagen Group expands production capacity in China

Press releases   •   Jul 07, 2014 11:19 BST

Wolfsburg/Beijing, July 7, 2014: In the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and President and CEO of Volkswagen Group China, today signed a joint declaration for two new vehicle plants in China together with Xu Jianyi, Chairman of FAW.

Start of Golf production in Mexico marks another milestone for Volkswagen Group in North America

Start of Golf production in Mexico marks another milestone for Volkswagen Group in North America

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2014 09:07 GMT

► Mexican Secretary of Economy, Dr. Guajardo, and Volkswagen CEO, Prof. Dr. Winterkorn, inaugurate production of the new Volkswagen Golf at the Puebla plant ► The Volkswagen Group is investing US$7 billion in new products and modern production facilities in North America in period to 2018 ► Volkswagen de México celebrates 50th anniversary

Volkswagen opens 105th new plant as production begins in Ningbo factory, SE China

Volkswagen opens 105th new plant as production begins in Ningbo factory, SE China

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2013 13:23 BST

► Production begins at Group’s 105th plant worldwide and 16th factory in China ► New production technology based on the Modular Transverse Toolkit (MQB) ► Annual production capacity of 300,000 Volkswagen and ŠKODA models ► 5,700 new jobs