VIENNA – German supplier Honsel GmbH & Co. KG will begin construction this month on a plant in Slatina, Romania, that will manufacture aluminum cylinder heads for Volkswagen AG. Honsel plans to invest €140 million ($205 million) in the plant, named Honsel S.R.L. Serial production of the cylinder heads is slated to begin by year’s end for Volkswagen’s 2L common-rail diesel engine. The cylinder heads will be shipped from Romania to Audi Hungaria Motor Kft. in Gyor, Hungary, and ...

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