Volkswagen Impact

Volkswagen has been inseparably linked to Chattanooga, Tennessee since breaking ground on its world-class production facility in 2009 – generating economic growth and creating careers.

Volkswagen Chattanooga Economic Impact Facts

Read the full Volkswagen Economic Tennessee Impact Report here.



Volkswagen actively participates in and pledges a wide range of support to organizations that focus on health and safety, the environment, and preparing future generations through education and experiences.

In 2023, Volkswagen Donated Over Half a Million Dollars to the Chattanooga Community

Volkswagen Chattanooga and its team members were busy not only building cars, but also giving back to the community last year. Team members participated in a community tree planting event in March, announced an eLab expansion in May, and hosted a robotics challenge for students in November.

Click here to watch more ways Volkswagen gave back in 2023.

Workforce Development & Education


Volkswagen is working to improve the overall quality of life in the Volunteer State while ensuring a future quality workforce pool. One way Volkswagen is doing this is by offering workforce development programs. Learn more here.