Volkswagen’s U.S. CEO gives you a sneak peek at its American-made SUV

Next year, Volkswagen of America will begin offering its first American-built sport utility vehicle, an all-new midsize model aimed at families needing a stylish three-row hauler. Hinrich Woebcken, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. and CEO of the Volkswagen North American Region, hosted a rare sneak peek of a pre-production version for a small group of journalists at the factory in Chattanooga last week; you can read some of their impressions here and here. During the preview, Woebcken took a moment to describe the new model for the VW Newsroom, and how much the SUV means to VW’s future. Watch his comments in the video below.