Based in Wolfsburg, Germany, the Volkswagen Group is the world’s second-largest automobile manufacturer, and the largest car producer in Europe.
The Volkswagen Group consists of ten brands – Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, Scania, SEAT, Skoda and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, including the newly-acquired Scania of Sweden.
Each brand has its own character and operates as an independent entity in the market. The product range extends from low-consumption small cars to luxury class vehicles. In the commercial vehicle sector, the product offering spans pick ups, buses and heavy trucks.
The Group operates 60 manufacturing facilities around the world. Nearly 370,000 employees produce about 40 000 vehicles or are involved in vehicle-related services each working day. The Volkswagen Group sells its vehicles in more than 150 countries. Wherever Volkswagen brands are sold and supported, the aim of the Group is to provide attractive, safe, environmentally friendly vehicles which set the global benchmark in their respective classes.