New VW Golf to be made in Mexico - | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

New VW Golf to be made in Mexico

Posted: Updated:

(WRCB) -- The next-generation Volkswagen Golf will be manufactured in Puebla, Mexico, for the North and South American markets.

In a news release Friday, Volkswagen announced it will begin to produce the new Golf at its Volkswagen de México manufacturing facility in Puebla, Mexico. The seventh-generation Golf production will begin in the first quarter of 2014.

Golf models made at Volkswagen de México's plant will be supplied and sold to the North and South American markets. The Golf is slated to go on sale in the United States in the first half of 2014.  

Earlier this month, Volkswagen opened a new engine plant in nearby Silao, Mexico and an Audi production facility is planned in San José Chiapa, Mexico.

Volkswagen de México currently produces the Volkswagen Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Jetta and Jetta SportWagen and has approximately 18,900 employees.

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.