Volkswagen Poznań becomes a 100%-owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG.
15 March – 6 November 1996.
The level of employment rises from 500 (March) to 1,000 employees (November).
SKD-0 assembly of Seat Cordoba is initiated.
Construction of Foundry.
A foundry is established in ul. Św. Michała to perform mechanical treatment of intake manifolds manufactured in Hanover.