Here are a few of the most interesting Volkswagen statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.
- Website: Official Website
- Year Founded: 1937
- Headquarters: Wolfsburg, Germany
- Founder(s): Herbert Diess
- Current Chief Executive: Ralf Brandstaetter
- Parent Company: Porsche SE
- Subsidiaries / Brands: Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Ducati, Skoda and Scania
What is Volkswagen?
Founded in 1955, Volkswagen of America, Inc., an operating unit of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWoA) is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. It is a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, headquartered in Wolfsburg, Germany. VWoA’s operations in the United States include research and development, parts and vehicle processing, parts distribution centers, sales, marketing and service offices, financial service centers, and its state -of-the- art manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Volkswagen Group is one of the world’s largest producers of passenger cars and Europe’s largest automaker. VWoA sells the Atlas, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, CC, Golf, Golf Alltrack, Golf GTI, Golf R, Golf SportWagen, e-Golf, Jetta, Passat, Tiguan and Touareg vehicles through approximately 652 independent U.S. dealers. (source)
Volkswagen Employee Count
Number of Volkswagen employees:
Last updated 1/1/19