Volkswagen

With Volkswagen’s U.S. sales surging 62.5 percent in August over a year ago, the company is aiming for nearly a third of all Passats sold to hold its clean diesel engine.

Keeping pace with plans for more vehicle production at the Chattanooga Volkswagen plant, two suppliers are aiming to bring on 100 more full-time workers. About half of the jobs will be filled right away, according to Zach Brewst

Volkswagen is marking its best U.S. sales year since 1973, led by its redesigned Chattanooga-made Passat, a revamped Beetle and the high-volume Jetta, officials said Tuesday.

Evelyn Donegan works at the Pilgrim's Pride chicken processing plant in Chattanooga, but the company has announced it's planning layoffs.

Volkswagen of America’s chief said Wednesday that the Chattanooga plant could be the perfect site for producing a midsize utility vehicle, according to the Detroit Free Press.

Just a year after the official opening of Chattanooga's Volks-wagen plant, the company and the city are making moves that suggest the potential for expansion of the factory and nearby supplier park.

A top German union official will explain to hourly employees at Volkswagen's U.S. plant in early June that his group will not pressure them to join the United Auto Workers union, the automaker's top labor representative told Reuters on Thursday.

Sales of Volkswagen's Chattanooga-made Passat are expected to blow by the model's 11-year-old high mark and set a new U.S. record in 2012, an official said Thursday.

Two students of Volkswagen’s automotive mechatronics program in Chattanooga were awarded gold medals for their participation in the Tennessee State SkillsUSA competition in the area of mechatronics.

The staffing contractor for Volkswagen of America is seeking to immediately fill full-time contractor jobs at VW’s assembly plant in Chattanooga.

Volkswagen said today it sold more of its Chattanooga-made Passat cars last month than what the company sold of its European-made Passats in all of 2010.

Volkswagen officials Thursday called it "the magic number." To the hoorays of hundreds of VW workers at the automaker's Chattanooga plant, the company unveiled plans to add to their number by 1,000 by year's end.

With sales of the Chattanooga-made Passat in the fast lane, Village Volkswagen officials are ready for construction work expanding the local dealership to end.

Construction is to start soon on a solar park estimated to cost about $30 million that will supply a big chunk of power to Chattanooga's Volkswagen plant.

KINGSTON — Roane County dangled big incentives to land a huge Volkswagen regional distribution center, officials said after groundbreaking ceremonies Tuesday.

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