Audi Hungaria has been producing engines for the Audi and Volkswagen Group since 1994. The company has since grown to be the world’s largest engine factory. To date, the employees in Győr have produced more than 30 million engines.
Of the 1,965,165 engines produced in 2017, 1,478,794 were four-cylinder gasoline or diesel engines. 14,640 five-cylinder gasoline engines as well as 436,676 six- and 36,757 eight- and ten-cylinder engines were also produced. Audi Hungaria built six different gasoline and three different diesel engine variants in 2017, with power outputs ranging from 63 kW (86 hp) to 470 kW (639 hp). Nearly 6,000 employees build over 8,800 engines each day for the Volkswagen Group’s 32 production locations.
In 2017, the 2.5-liter TFSI engine produced by Audi in Győr was voted International Engine of the Year in the 2- to 2.5-liter category. The five-cylinder engine has now won the award for the eighth consecutive time. Audi Hungaria also produces completely knocked down (CKD) engines. Production of CKD engines is primarily intended for overseas customers.
Engine production in Győr will be expanded in 2018 to include the series production of electric motors. The first production systems have already been integrated into the production flow. Three additional test stands have been installed in the Engine Development department to support the future volume production of electric motors.The Competence Center for the Production of Electric Motors has been completed; preparations for the start of series production are in full swing.