Audi Opens a Brand Exhibition at DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="64057"] source: Audi AG “Experience Progress”: this is the title of the second brand exhibition by Audi at DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum on Unter den Linden in Berlin. Until 17 January 2022 visitors and everyone who is interested can experience the brand with the four rings in the German capital. The exhibition includes more than Audi’s latest electric models. At a number of exhibits, some of them interactive, focusing on performan...

An Update on Volkswagen Group’s Temporary Production Suspension

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="28211"] source: Volkswagen Group Editor's note: We reported back on March 17th that Audi's European plants were to suspend production for at least two weeks. Volkswagen Group just sent out a communique stating the Group's German plants will be closed until at least April 9th. Here's the release: Volkswagen Extends Suspension of Production At the German plants of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Volkswa...

Audi’s European Plants to Suspend Production

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="43308"] source: Reuters and Volkswagen Group, words: Bill, photos: Audi AG Editor's note: Volkswagen press release about the shutdown was just released so we added it to the bottom of the article. According to a news bit from Reuters, Volkswagen Group is suspending production at most of its sites. These include Audi AG's facilities in Ingolstadt, Neckarsulm, Brussels, Mexico, and Gyor (Hungary). Volkswagen Group facilities in Spain, Portugal, ...

World Premiere: Revolution In The Underground Park – Volkswagen Lets Its Charging Robots Loose

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="40807"] source: Volkswagen Group Volkswagen Group Components presents a new and visionary charging concept Mobile robots will charge electric vehicles completely autonomously in future Every parking space can become a charging point Volkswagen provides a glimpse into the future in which the search for charging stations for electric cars comes to an end. Volkswagen Group Components’ mobile charging robot takes over this task – and drives...

Big Executive Changes at the Top for Volkswagen Group

[source: Volkswagen Group] Wolfsburg, GERMANY – The Board of Management and Supervisory Board of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft have resolved to extensively revise the Group’s management structure. Volkswagen is thus systematically continuing to transform its business and establishing even more efficient Group management in a phase of highly dynamic change in the Company and the entire automotive industry. In order to sustainably implement the new structure, there will be a number of chang...

Volkswagen Group To Expand Production of Electric Vehicles Worldwide on a Massive Scale

source: Volkswagen AG “Roadmap E” is picking up speed: 16 production sites for electric vehicles by the end of 2022 Future partnerships with battery manufacturers agreed for Europe and China CEO Matthias Müller: “Things are really moving. A change of course for the Volkswagen supertanker – full speed ahead to the future!” Fiscal year 2017: record earnings despite billions in cash outflows from the diesel crisis CFO Frank Witter: “The results of the year 2017 de...