One million Sharan – Volkswagen Autoeuropa in Portugal celebrates production anniversary
Wednesday, the millionth Sharan rolled off the assembly line at Volkswagen Autoeuropa in Palmela since production started there 24 years ago.
Nowadays, SUVs dominate the roads but at the beginning of the nineties, it was the multi-purpose vehicles MPVs that triggered a real van boom. The Sharan has remained one of the most popular vehicles in this segment to this day.
The first Sharan came onto the market in autumn 1995 and has not only been successful in Europe, but also as a top-of-the-range business van in Asia.
Currently, the multivariable vehicle is available on a total of 33 market.