Manufacturer Profile

vw Volkswagen is a German car manufacturer headquartered in Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, Germany. Established in 1937, Volkswagen is the top-selling and namesake marque of the Volkswagen Group. Volkswagen cars are some of the top best-selling cars which includes the Beetle and Beetle Convertible, The Golf, Golf GTI, Golf R, e-Golf and Golf SportWagen. Mid-Size lineup, The Jetta, Passat and CC models, The Eos convertible models and the Tiguan and Touareg SUVs  

Volkswagen in the United States

Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, employs more than 6,000 people in the United States and supports more than 1,000 dealer locations in all 50 states. Volkswagen has more than 60 years of history in the United States, where VWGoA maintains more than 30 U.S. locations including a LEED Platinum-certified manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee and is the U.S. headquarters for distinguished and exciting brands,  including Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini and Volkswagen, as well as VW Credit, Inc. Founded in 1955, the company's headquarters are in Herndon, Va. The company has approximately 6,000 employees in the United States and sells its vehicles through a network of approximately 1,000 dealers.

The Chattanooga facility employs more than 2,500 people and supports suppliers who provide some 9,200 jobs. The facility produces the Volkswagen Passat and has recently expanded to accommodate production of a new, seven-passenger midsize SUV, the Volkswagen Atlas. Volkswagen is investing $900 million to expand its U.S. manufacturing footprint through production of the new SUV as part of Volkswagen AG’s plan to invest more than $7 billion in North America from 2015 through 2019.

Volkswagen of America, Inc.
3800 Hamlin Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Phone: 248-340-5000    Fax: 248-754-4930

Volkswagen

The Volkswagen Group with its headquarters in Wolfsburg is one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.

The Group comprises twelve brands from seven countries:

Volkswagen Passenger Cars,
Audi,
Bentley,
Bugatti,
Ducati,
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles,
Scania
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Each brand has its own character and operates as an independent entity on the market. The product spectrum ranges from motorcycles to low-consumption small cars and luxury vehicles. In the commercial vehicle sector, the products include ranges from pick-ups, buses and heavy trucks.

Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen in Europe. In 2012, the Group increased the number of vehicles delivered to customers to 9.276 million (2011: 8.265 million), corresponding to a 12.8 percent share of the world passenger car market.

In Western Europe, almost one in four new cars (24.4 percent) is made by the Volkswagen Group. Group sales revenue in 2012 totaled €193 billion (2011: €159 billion), while profit after tax amounted to €21.9 billion (2011: €15.8 billion).

Each brand has its own character and operates as an independent entity on the market. The product spectrum ranges from motorcycles to low-consumption small cars and luxury vehicles. In the commercial vehicle sector, the products include ranges from pick-ups, buses and heavy trucks.

The Volkswagen Group is also active in other fields of business, manufacturing large-bore diesel engines for marine and stationary applications (turnkey power plants), turbochargers, turbomachinery (steam and gas turbines), compressors and chemical reactors. It also produces vehicle transmissions, special gear units for wind turbines, slide bearings and couplings as well as testing systems for the mobility sector.

In addition, the Volkswagen Group offers a wide range of financial services, including dealer and customer financing, leasing, banking and insurance activities, and fleet management.

The Group operates 100* production plants in 19 European countries and a further eight countries in the Americas, Asia and Africa. Every weekday, 550,000 employees worldwide produce some 37,700 vehicles, and work in vehicle-related services or other fields of business. The Volkswagen Group sells its vehicles in 153 countries.

The Group's goal is to offer attractive, safe and environmentally sound vehicles which can compete in an increasingly tough market and set world standards in their respective class.

Volkswagen AG (German: VOW)
Brieffach 1848-2
38436 Wolfsburg, Germany
Phone: +49-53-61-90
Fax: +49-53-61-92-82-82

 

Volkswagen Headquarters in Germany
Volkswagen Headquarters in Germany