Volkswagen Group on course for NEW AUTO: deliveries of battery-electric vehicles doubled in 2021
Christian Dahlheim, Head of Volkswagen Group Sales: 2021 was very challenging due to global semiconductor shortages, but we nevertheless consistently implemented our clear future course towards NEW AUTO. The doubling of our battery-electric volumes and the high demand for all our vehicles clearly show that we are on the right track. This is something we will build on in the current year and continue to drive forward our transformation.
Figures for 2021 show how the Volkswagen Group’s business model is changing. The Volkswagen Group projects that in 2030 one in two cars sold worldwide will be purely electric.
Systematic electrification of the product portfolio is also reflected in the investment planning for the years 2022 to 2026 that the Volkswagen Group presented in December.
The Group’s top-selling battery-electric models in 2021 were (in units):
Jan 13, 2022 at 16:10