Definitions for wolfsburgˈwʊlfs bɜrg; Ger. ˈvɔlfs bʊrk
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Wolfsburg is the fifth largest city in the German state of Lower Saxony. Located on the River Aller northeast of Braunschweig, it lies about 75 kilometres east of Hanover and 230 kilometres west of Berlin.
Wolfsburg is famous as the location of the headquarters of Volkswagen AG, and for being one of the few German cities built during the first half of the 20th century. From its foundation on 1 July 1938 as a home for workers producing the "KdF-Wagen" until 25 May 1945 the city was called "Stadt des KdF-Wagens bei Fallersleben". In 1972 the population first exceeded 100,000.