At a glance


The Tychy plant was established in 1996 and started production of diesel engines for Opel/Vauxhall in 1999. Since then the plant has manufactured over two million engines. The plant is currently being remodeled for the production of a new engine family.


History of the Tychy Plant


2017 Preparation for production of future engine generation
2010 Production of redesigned diesel engine family begins
2009 Milestone: two million engines produced
  Plant celebrates its tenth anniversary
2004 Milestone: one million engines produced
2003 Start of production of a new diesel engine family with common-rail injection 
1999 Start of production of new 1.7-liter DTI diesel engine for Opel
1996 Foundation of plant


  • Nico  Schmidt
    Nico Schmidt
    Group Manager Corporate Communications
    Tel : +49 6142/69-24093
    Mobile : +49 151-21545387
  • Mark Bennett
    Mark Bennett
    Assistant Manager Corporate Communications
    Tel : +49 6142/69-23811
    Mobile : +49 1515 1517432