The 2018-2019 Volkswagen Group has announced that mass production of the seven-seater SUV CrossBlue will be launched at the end of at the plant in Chattanooga (USA).
The model was first introduced last year at the Motor Show in Detroit in the status of the concept car.
For the production of a mid-sized SUV German automaker is investing in the plant about 900 million dollars, and will hire an additional 2,000 staff people.
The territory of the enterprise will be increased by 50 thousand square meters, where in addition to assembly plants also located a new center for research, development and planning.
New information about the off-road vehicle has not been given, but we already know that he will receive three-row 7-seat layout, as well as a proprietary platform MQB.
Dimensions of the production model will be comparable to the size of the Detroit concept: 4986//1732 mm.
It is expected that the first deliveries of 2018-2019 Volkswagen CrossBlue (name not finally approved) will begin in mid-.