VW Starts Production of New Atlas SUV in Chattanooga
Volkswagen on December 14, 2016 marked the start of series production of its new Sports Utility Vehicle known as the Atlas.
The new vehicle, which will be sold on dealer lots next year, began rolling off the assembly line this week in Chattanooga as part of a $900 million upgrade to the VW assembly plant in the Enterprise South Industrial Park. The addition of a second vehicle production line in Chattanooga has boosted the local VW staff to 2,800 employes, or 400 more than the employment level last summer. Read More