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"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2020". Winter Car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2020". Winter Car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

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50000th Volkswagen California was produced at the plant in Hanover

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It was assembled the 50,000th car model California by the plant of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles in Hanover. Jubilee was the California Comfortline of gray colour «Natural» with 7-speed DSG and TDI engine with 140 HP, as well as the package BlueMotion. 50000th car California will be exhibited this year at stand of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles at Motor Show Caravan Salon, which will be held in Düsseldorf from August 30th to September 7th of 2014.

"California - is the most popular and best buy car in its class. Its production was started in 2004, and today we are producing the 50 thousandth car of this model. And 2014 will be a record for us: at first the volume of the annual production of this model will be 8100 cars," - said the Chairman of the Board of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Eckhard Scholz.

Volkswagen California is available in two versions - California Beach with basic equipment for a comfortable sleep and the California Comfortline with full equipment for long journeys. To date, it was produced 13,000 cars California Beach and 37 thousand units of the California Comfortline.

To make from the base version of Volkswagen T5 the California variant, in the plant, which is located in Hanover, it is carried out serious work on the reconstruction and painting of the body, as well as a basic installation. Then, in the shop it is equipped with a lightweight elevating roof from aluminum, cabinet with aluminum frame and road fridge, stove and a comfortable bed.

Within the organizational structure of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles plant the shop of California belongs to business unit "Special vehicles", which is responsible for equipping of models Transporter and Multivan for special application purposes. It is not just about special transport, supplied for the needs of police, postal or customs, but it is also about the taxi vehicles for people with disabilities, about models Multivan Business, and above all, California.

Since the introduction of Volkswagen California the each new generation of the model becomes more popular. In an embodiment of T3 there were produced 22,000 cars, and in the embodiment T4 - 39 thousand cars. Although the version of the T5 has already reached a record production volume of 50 thousand units, the production of the model proceeds in two shifts in order to meet the high demand for these cars.

31.07.14 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat.ru