Volkswagen, shortened to VW, is a German automaker founded in 1937 and headquartered in Wolfsburg. The group's biggest market is in China, which delivers 40% of its sales and profits.

Share of renewable energies in power supply to plants increases significantly

Group Board Member Oliver Blume, who is responsible for production, explained: "The transformation of the Volkswagen Group into a CO2-neutral company has gained momentum. In this context, supplying our plants with renewable electricity is an important part...

Pub: Mar 31, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen delivers first ID.4 in Germany

Volkswagen Board Member for Sales Klaus Zellmer said: The ID.4 launch has been very successful and the car has been well received by customers. We’ve still got great plans – we aim to deliver around 150,000 vehicles worldwide this year alone. That is about...

Pub: Mar 30, 2021 by J. Doe
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European CEO Alliance advocates for ambitious climate strategy

This CEO Alliance formed in 2020 against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and the historic decisions on the European Green Deal. Their common goal is to make the EU the world's leading region for climate protection while unlocking investments, driving...

Pub: Mar 22, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen lays the foundations for success in 2021

Cost and investment discipline cushions effects of coronavirus pandemicIn order to counteract the negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic, Volkswagen last year implemented a large number of additional cost-reducing measures. The company achieved a yea...

Pub: Mar 21, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen is accelerating transformation into software-driven mobility provider

Back in 2016, Volkswagen kicked off its far-reaching transformation and the industry’s biggest electric offensive with the TRANSFORM 2025+ strategy. With ACCELERATE Volkswagen now aims to transform itself into “the most attractive brand for sustainable mob...

Pub: Mar 12, 2021 by J. Doe
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Data-driven innovations to combat climate change: Volkswagen and Microsoft Deutschland choose the most innovative sustainability project

During February, the participating teams were able to call on support from technology, sustainability, creative thinking and other experts and mentors while working on their project ideas aimed at helping achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development ...

Pub: Mar 4, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles moves ahead with Autonomous Driving R&D for Mobility as a Service

The introduction of auto-nomous systems for traffic use in 2025 is currently being prepared at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Christian Senger, Head of Autonomous Driving: This year, for the first time, we are conducting field trials in Germany, in which ...

Pub: Mar 1, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen Group is officially reinstated as a participant of the UN Global Compact

The Volkswagen Group had been a participant of the UN Global Compact since 27 August 2002. In the following years, Volkswagen Group continued their reporting in alignment with the requirements of the UN Global Compact and explained that they would pursue r...

Pub: Feb 26, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen Group teams up with Microsoft to accelerate the development of automated driving

“As we transform Volkswagen Group into a digital mobility provider, we are looking to continuously increase the efficiency of our software development. We are building the Automated Driving Platform with Microsoft to simplify our developers’ work through o...

Pub: Feb 20, 2021 by J. Doe
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Even more boost for the Volkswagen electric offensive: World car ID.4 now on the way to the world markets

The ID.4 plays an important role. With this model, Volkswagen is expanding its range to include an electric vehicle in the world’s largest growth segment, the compact SUV class. The market launch of our world car is therefore an important strategic milesto...

Pub: Feb 19, 2021 by J. Doe
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ID.3 starts series production: The Transparent Factory in Dresden to become the home of the Volkswagen ID.

The central goal: To act as a beacon for Volkswagen in Germany, offering customers, visitors and guests a holistic experience of the ID. family – from initial advice and test drives, to production visits, co-constructing the ID.3 and modern event formats, ...

Pub: Feb 18, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen Group strengthens market position in 2020 and hits the ground running in e-offensive

– Volkswagen ID.3 56,500 units– Audi e-tron 47,300 units– Volkswagen e-Golf 41,300 units– Volkswagen e-up! 22,200 units– Porsche Taycan 20,000 unitsDeliveries in the regions developed as follows in 2020:A total of 3,616,900 vehicles were delivered in Europ...

Pub: Jan 15, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen brand triples deliveries of all-electric vehicles in 2020

Despite a challenging market environment, Volkswagen delivered around 5.328 million vehicles across all drive systems to customers around the world. This is a decline of around 15 percent compared to the previous year. Volkswagen showed its strengths in 20...

Pub: Jan 14, 2021 by J. Doe
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The Golf once again the favorite car of Germans and Europeans in 2020

Because of this, by the end of the year one in three Golfs was a hybrid. You can also see just how dynamic the back end of the year was in the fact that, of the approximately 312,000 Golf models delivered in Europe, around 179,000 hit the streets in the se...

Pub: Jan 12, 2021 by J. Doe
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Volkswagen AG donates €10 million for European environmental projects under agreement with European Investment Bank

The donations are being made under an agreement between the EIB and Volkswagen AG as part of commitments made in connection with the diesel crisis. In 2009, the EIB granted the Volkswagen Group a loan that was repaid in full in February 2014. Among other t...

Pub: Jan 9, 2021 by J. Doe
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