Auto Shanghai 2013 – World Premieres and Stars at the Volkswagen Group Night
Auto Shanghai 2013 – spectacular world premiere of the CrossBlue Coupé
Our state-of-the-art Chattanooga assembly plant
Volkswagen Group of America is at home in Tennessee at our $1 billion LEED®-aggressive assembly plant. We’re hard at work, building new Volkswagen Passat models designed just for the U.S. And with more than 2,000 direct jobs and another 9.500 related jobs, we’re building a stronger community in Chattanooga.
- $686 million local and Tennessean contracts awarded to date
- $12 billion in expected income growth in Tennessee
- $1.4 billion in expected total tax revenues in Tennessee
- Tobacco-free facility with onsite Health and Fitness Center
- $5.28 million for local Partners in Education
- And more
17 May 2013
Volkswagen Group makes stable start to second quarter: Deliveries top three million vehicles* in period to April
The Volkswagen Group delivered 3.05 (January-April 2012: 2.89; +5.6 percent)* million vehicles from January to April, topping the three million mark for the first time for the first four months of a year. The company handed over 784,600 (April 2012: 731,900; +7.2 percent)* vehicles to customers in the month of April. “The Volkswagen Group and its brands made a satisfactory start to the second quarter”, Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler said in Wolfsburg on Friday.
14 May 2013
Volkswagen Passenger Cars grows vehicle deliveries 5.3 percent to 1.91 million in period to April
The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand grew deliveries 5.3 percent in the first four months of the year, handing over 1.91 (January-April 2012: 1.81) million vehicles. The brand delivered 480,900 (April 2012: 456,100; +5.4 percent) vehicles to customers in the month of April.
10 May 2013
Extensive Partnership between Volkswagen Group of America, the Museum of Modern Art and MoMA PS1 Renewed through 2015
The opening of EXPO 1: New York on May 12 marks the apex of the long-term partnership between Volkswagen Group of America, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and MoMA PS1. On the occasion of EXPO’s opening, Hans Dieter Pötsch, Member of the Board of Directors Volkswagen Group of America; Glenn D. Lowry, Director of The Museum of Modern Art; and Klaus Biesenbach, Director of MoMA PS1, and Chief Curator at Large at MoMA, have announced that the partnership will be extended through 2015. The partnership was established in May 2011, originally for a period of two years.
10 May 2013
Expo 1: New York , An Exploration of Ecological Challenges in the Context of 21st Century Economic and Socio-Political Instability, Opens at MoMA PS1, MoMA, and Rockaway Beach
EXPO 1: New York, an exploration of ecological challenges in the context of the economic and socio-political instability of the early 21st century opens at MoMA PS1, The Museum of Modern Art, and Rockaway Beach. Acting in the guise of a festival-as-institution, EXPO 1: New York imagines a contemporary art museum dedicated to ecological concerns, presenting a simultaneity of modules, interventions, solo projects, and group exhibitions including a school, a colony, a cinema, a geodesic dome, the Rain Room, and more.
10 May 2013
Audi and Volkswagen Announce Grand Opening of new Manhattan Dealerships
Audi and Volkswagen today announced the grand opening of two new flagship dealerships in New York City. The $135 million financing is Audi and Volkswagen’s largest investment in a dealership real estate project, and is part of the company’s continued growth strategy and operations expansion in the United States.
09 May 2013
Audi at Le Mans: Advantage through efficiency
Ingolstadt, Six more weeks until the Le Mans 24 Hours celebrates its 90th anniversary. Since 1999, Audi has shaped the world’s most important endurance race like no other automobile manufacturer.
07 May 2013
AUDI AG Further sales growth strengthens global premium market position
Audi has started the second quarter with further sales growth. In April, the Ingolstadt-based company sold around 133,500 cars, representing an increase of 6.6 percent compared with the prior-year month.
03 May 2013
Volkswagen beetle turbo and jetta gli receive power boost
The Volkswagen Beetle Turbo, Beetle Turbo Convertible, and the Jetta GLI receive a number of running changes to 2013 model year cars that go on sale this month.
02 May 2013
Volkswagen of America, Inc. Invests $10 Million in National Mall Restoration
The Trust for the National Mall, the official non-profit partner of the National Park Service for restoring and improving the National Mall, today announced a gift of $10 million from Volkswagen of America, Inc.
01 May 2013
Volkswagen of America Reports April Sales
Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) today reported 33,644 units delivered in April, a 10.3 percent decrease over prior year sales.