The plant, in the heart of the German State of Bavaria, is not only AUDI AG’s biggest production facility, but also home to its head offices and Technical Development division. The site covers an area of more than 2,700,000 square metres – equivalent to more than 300 football pitches.
Ingolstadt, located on the River Danube, is the sixth-largest city in the State of Bavaria with a population of 128,000. Audi is the region’s biggest employer, with 35,386 employees (as at December 31, 2012).
The Ingolstadt plant in figures:
|Area||2,737,500 square metres|
|Employees||35,386 (as at: December 31, 2012)|
|Models||Audi A3, Audi A3 Sportback, Audi S3, Audi S3 Sportback, Audi A4, Audi A4 Avant, Audi S4, Audi S4 Avant, Audi A4 allroad quattro, Audi RS4 Avant, Audi A5 Sportback, Audi A5 Coupé, Audi S5 Sportback, Audi S5 Coupé, Audi RS 5 Coupé, Audi Q5, Audi Q5 hybrid quattro, Audi SQ5 TDI, body shop/paint shop for the Audi TT Coupé, Audi TT Roadster, Audi TTS Coupé, Audi TTS Roadster, Audi TT RS Coupé, Audi TT RS Roadster, Audi A3 Cabriolet|
|Production (2012)||551,889 cars|