German automobile manufacturer Volkswagen has achieved a landmark in India. They have rolled out 5,00,000 vehicles from their facility in Chakan, Pune.
The 5,00,000th vehicle by Volkswagen India was their Polo GT TSI model, which gets a red paint scheme. This landmark was achieved by the German manufacturer on 19th May, 2015.
Their production facility was inaugurated in March, 2009 in Pune. VW Polo, Vento, Skoda Rapid and Fabia all have contributed to this landmark of 5,00,000 vehicles to roll out of this facility.
Currently they manufacturer vehicles for both domestic and international markets. They export automobile to 32 countries around the globe, which include both right and left hand drive vehicles.
Andreas Lauenroth, Executive Director, Technical, Volkswagen India expressed, "We have successfully achieved a new production milestone. It is a matter of pride for us and it also mirrors the positive customer feedback for the cars produced in our Pune Plant."
He further added, "More than this each one of the 500,000 cars produced is also an ambassador of the high capabilities of our workforce. I would like to congratulate entire team of Volkswagen India on this historic achievement."