In the heart of Europe
Volkswagen Slovakia connects quality with passion for automobiles. This combination gives birth to cars which makes the hearts of all car lovers beat faster all around the world. VW has been present in Slovakia since 1991 and belongs to the biggest corporations in the country. In 2017, the number of employees exceeded 13 700. The plants of Volkswagen Slovakia are located in Bratislava, Martin, Košice and Stupava.
The Bratislava plant of Volkswagen Slovakia is the only automobile plant in the world manufacturing five car makes under one roof. It manufactures exclusively Volkswagen Touareg, Audi Q7, Audi Q8, Porsche Cayenne, Volkswagen up!, ŠKODA Citigo, SEAT Mii. More than 99 % of the plant’s output is exported to 148 countries.
The plant in Martin, established in 2000, is one of the largest manufacturers of components for transmissions in Slovakia and one of the biggest employers in the Turiec region. It manufactures four main groups of components: flanged shafts, synchronous rings, differentials and chassis components.
The youngest of the four Volkswagen Slovakia plants, opened in Stupava in 2014, specialises in the manufacture of tools and instruments.
The plant in Košice, which prepares Volkswagen cars for the Russian market, began its operation in 2004.