You never forget your 100,000th: Chattanooga rolls out a miracle Passat

Posted on 31. May, 2012 by in Volkswagen Canada

Joanne Benante was in a marketplace for a new car, and she knew she wanted something special. She went to Jim Ellis, a play in her hometown of Atlanta, and placed an sequence for a Volkswagen Passat TDI SEL Premium, finish with six-speed DSG® dual-clutch involuntary transmission, Night Blue extraneous and Moonrock leather interior. Pretty special, right? We certain suspicion so. She gathering from Atlanta to a state-of-the-art trickery in Chattanooga to collect adult her new Passat. What done it even some-more special, though, is that Joanne’s automobile was a 100,000th Passat constructed in Chattanooga. Clearly, that called for a celebration.

Volkswagen employees gathering Joanne’s miracle Passat off a prolongation line to a facility’s Conference Center, where an all-employee assembly was being held. Volkswagen Chattanooga CEO and Chair Frank Fischer privately handed a keys over to Joanne, who perceived a robust turn of acclaim from hundreds of Volkswagen employees as she gathering her new automobile by a front doors behind to a new home in Atlanta.

The Chattanooga group distinguished execution of a initial Passat only over a year ago. Since then, a Passat, specifically designed for a North American market, has left on to turn a leader of a Motor Trend repository 2012 Car of a Year award, Kelly Blue Book’s Family Car of a Year and Cars.com Best of 2012 award.

All in all, it was a really special impulse for us. More importantly, it was a special impulse for Joanne. We demeanour brazen to many some-more moments like this.

Tell us: if we could have any Passat, that one would we buy?



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