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    Report: VW labor leaders hoping to save works council in TN
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    The fight for the Volkswagen Chattanooga Assembly Plant to create a works council is far from over, despite employees rejecting a bid to join the United Auto Workers on February 15. While the UAW is appealing the vote, labor leaders at VW's Tennessee factory are working on alternatives to create ...

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    Report: Volkswagen lays off 500 Chattanooga workers
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    The redesigned Volkswagen Passat has been a decent seller since its debut in 2011, but sales have apparently dropped off enough that the automaker is trimming some of the employees from its Chattanooga, TN assembly plant. According to Automotive News, Volkswagen will be cutting shifts and laying ...

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    Official: Volkswagen hiring 800 workers in Chattanooga to meet Passat demand
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    How well is Volkswagen doing with its new made-in-America Passat? What if we told you that sales in February were up 14,523.2 percent? Okay, perhaps that isn't the best measure of performance, given that there wasn't actually a 2011 model year Passat. But VW moved 8,189 of the midsize sedans last ...

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    Report: Volkswagen Routan might not be back for an encore
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    Volkswagen Routan – Click above for high-res image gallery
    "No decisions have been made regarding the Routan." This according to a source from Volkswagen. Unsurprisingly, the re-branded Chrysler minivan is rumored to be receiving less-than-enthusiastic support from Volkswagen's current ...

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    VW USA requiring mandatory fitness program before working in TN factory
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    Get a job, get in shape. Or something like that. Whatever you want to call it, Volkswagen is taking the rather unusual step of putting all of the newly hired production line workers at its new plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee into a mandatory fitness program before they can begin working. Why? ...

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    First sketch emerges of Volkswagen's New Mid-Size Sedan from Tennesee
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    Although the ceremonial opening of Volkswagen's new plant in Chattanooga has been delayed, locals are anticipating the arrival of what is shaping up to be the largest employer in town. Case in point: local television station WRCB has managed to get hold of a concept rendering of what Volkswagen ...

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    Germans? Delay? VW postpones Chattanooga groundbreaking ceremony
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    When building a new factory, especially one as large and complex as an auto manufacturing plant, there are plenty of elements that can throw things off schedule. Scheduling itself, however, is rarely the problem, especially for a German company. But that's the reason why Volkswagen has delayed the ...

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    VW discusses New Midsize Sedan to be built in Chattanooga
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    Volkswagen has so far been pretty sketchy about what will be built at its new Chattanooga plant. About all they've said is that it will be a brand new mid-size sedan model specifically for the U.S. market.Chattanooga's NBC affiliate, WRCB, attended a VW reception last week in Berlin where ...

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    Volkswagen to build test track at Chattanooga plant
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    Volkswagen Sharan undergoing testing at the AutoEuropa plant in Palmela, Portugal Volkswagen is planning to open a new test track in Tennesee to accompany the $1 billion plant the automaker is opening in Chattanooga. The plant is being built to assemble a new family sedan targeted specifically ...

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