Was issued 2,000,000 th car.
On 9 March the Polish branch of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles – Volkswagen Poznan at its plant in Antoninek poznań noted a significant event – the release of two-millionth Volkswagen Caddy.
The jubilee car was a 7 seater Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Trendline of the fourth generation. Machine white Candy White is equipped with a petrol engine 1.4 TSI 125 HP Note that in 2017, the plant has produced about 165 thousand Volkswagen Caddy, which is 3.7% more than in 2016, a record high since the establishment of the plant in 1993.
Today the plant in Antoninek poznań daily produces about 720 vehicles, for comparison, in 2003 was 520. In addition to Volkswagen Caddy here also produce a commercial version of the machines T-series (including pickup trucks, cargo vans and Kombi).
Volkswagen Poznan is the largest employer in greater Poland Voivodeship. The company employs about 11 thousand people, 2700 of whom work at the new plant in Wrzesnia (50 km from poznań), is specially built to produce the Volkswagen Crafter next generation.
Recall that the first delivery vehicle VW Caddy, representing a Golf with an open cargo platform, appeared in 1978 and was intended for the U.S. market. In Europe the first generation model came only in 1982. The second generation Volkswagen Caddy was released in 1995. Since 2003, began working the company in Poznan, which has been the release of a third, and then fourth generations.