Peugeot Citroën produces first cars at Trnava plant

THE NEW auto plant of PSA Peugeot Citroën in the western Slovak town of Trnava produced its first 19 cars yesterday, all of the Peugeot 207 model.

This year the new plant plans to produce around 60,000 cars of this model, raising output next year to 240,000, the Pravda daily wrote.

At full production capacity in 2008, the Slovak Peugeot Citroën plant should produce 300,000 vehicles per year.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

News digest: Slovakia opens more testing sites

Slovaks smoke less than 10 years ago. Former tennis player who skipped the vaccination line helped at a hospital.

Journalists' dilemma over the case of the charged Jaroslav Haščák

Investigative reporter Adam Valček writes about what he learned during the Kuciak murder trial and how it applies in the case of the charged co-founder of Penta.

Jaroslav Haščák

Drop in car production lower than expected

Carmakers manufactured 11 percent less cars than in 2019.

Carmakers in Slovakia also produce electric battery and hybrid car models.