Volkswagen Pune plant rolls out the 400,000th car

The 400,000th car to roll out was the recently launched Polo Highline powered by the new 1.5-litre TDI engine…

Volkswagen Pune plant rolls out the 400,000th car

Volkswagen Pune plant has reached a milestone ? it has rolled out over four lakh cars in a span of over five years.

Since the start of production at Volkswagen Pune Plant in March 2009, more than four lakh cars have been produced for the domestic as well as over 32 export markets across three continents. The cars currently being produced at the Pune Plant include Volkswagen Polo and Vento (in both, left and right hand drive version) and Skoda Rapid.

The 400,000th car to come out of the manufacturing facility was a Polo Highline for the domestic market equipped with the brand new 1.5-litre TDI engine.

?The roll out of the 400,000th car is a testimony of Volkswagen running its India productions in a higher gear without compromising our highest quality standards,? Andreas Lauenroth, Executive Director ? Technical, commented.

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First published on: 21-07-2014 at 14:33 IST