Ten years in the past, Volkswagen made it official: It needed to construct one of many world’s most superior automotive meeting factories within the hills outdoors Chattanooga, Tennessee.Since then, a sequence of profitable milestones — from the 700,000th Passat to the brand new enlargement for the rising Atlas line — have demonstrated how VW and Chattanooga proceed to construct a partnership for the longer term.
The preliminary VW funding of roughly $1 billion in Chattanooga and the dedication to rent 2,000 workforce members has grown to greater than $2.three billion and three,500 jobs and the meeting of almost 800,000 automobiles.
“Volkswagen Chattanooga’s success is vital to the general technique of the Volkswagen Group,” says Antonio Pinto, president and CEO of Volkswagen Chattanooga. “Reaching this milestone has solely been potential by way of the contributions of every of our three,500 workforce members and thru collaboration with town of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, and the state of Tennessee. We look ahead to many extra years full of development and progress.”