FOSHAN, Guangdong – FAW-Volkswagen began production at its Foshan Plant Phase II on June 22, doubling annual output capacity from 300,000 units to 600,000 units at this southern production base.
The first Volkswagen brand SUV model built by FAW-Volkswagen – the T-Roc – officially rolled off the line in April and Read More
SHANGHAI – BMW Group opened a new parts distribution center in Shanghai on April 9. About 31,000 parts and components of BMW and Mini brand vehicles sold in China are stored in the center, which is the largest of the group in Asia with planned area of 70,000 square meters. Read More
CHANGCHUN, Jilin – FAW-Volkswagen’s 10,000,000th vehicle, an Audi A6L, rolled off the assembly line at the joint venture’s plant in Changchun, Jilin Province in Northeast China on December 2, according to a report on auto.sina.com.cn. In addition to Changchun, the joint venture also celebrated the milestone in Chengdu, Sichuan Province Read More
FOSHAN, Guangdong – FAW-Volkswagen will locally produce SEAT cars in its Foshan plant in Guangdong, according to an insider of the company, Beijing Times reported. FAW-Volkswagen is conducting research in SEAT including its market performance, said the person. FAW-Volkswagen also sent staffs to Spain to assist media in their test drive Read More
FOSHAN, Guangdong－FAW Volkswage's much anticipated electric Kaili E88 will be produced at the joint venture's Foshan factory, the Beijing Times reported on August 26. Plans are being finalized, with production slated to begin in the end of 2013. FAW-VW officials revealed that the Kaili EV will be structurally based on Read More
WOLFSBURG/BERLIN – Volkswagen Group said in a statement today that it has received approval from the Chinese government for two new plants in Foshan, Guangdong Province and Yizheng, Jiangsu Province. The final approval was granted today during the German-Chinese government consultations in Berlin, where Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of Read More
FOSHAN, Guangzhou – The newly approved FAW-Volkswagen Nanhai plant will be put into operation in 2013 with its first sedan rolling off the production line in August that year, according to media reports. The first model produced by the new plant will be a Volkswagen brand car codenamed as the Read More