The festive opening of Volkswagen plant in 2009 was attended by Martin Winterkorn, the then CEO of VW, and to a certain extent, Vladimir Putin who hovered overhead in a helicopter and praised the “patriotic production”. The German automaker had started in Russia by producing models such as the VW Tiguan and Skoda Octavia.
Source: Auto News
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