VIENNA – Volkswagen Russia and GAZ will build more than 100,000 vehicles annually together in Russia, under a memorandum of understanding signed today. Full-scale production of VW and Skoda cars, including welding, painting and final assembly operations, will be put in place at GAZ’s passenger-car facility in Nizhny Novgorod. VW will provide product-specific tooling and equipment, as well as training for some 2,500 GAZ employees expected to be involved in the project. The German auto ...

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