Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG provided an update on their global alliance, which was announced in January. The companies also shared details of new collaborations also aimed at better serving their customers while improving each company’s competitiveness and capital efficiency.
Jim Hackett – Ford President and CEO
Dr. Herbert Diess – Volkswagen AG CEO
Friday, July 12, 8:00 a.m. ET
PRESS CONFERENCE (For Credentialed Media Only):
Andaz Hotel – Wall Street
Bond Room (Concourse Level)
75 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
The reply of the press conference is available here.
Ford/Volkswagen AG Global Alliance:
In January, Ford and Volkswagen AG announced a global alliance with initial plans to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups for global markets beginning as early as 2022. In addition, Volkswagen and Ford signed a memorandum of understanding to investigate collaboration on autonomous vehicles, mobility services and electric vehicles.
Ford – Volkswagen expand their global collaboration to advance autonomous driving, electrification and better serve customers
Press Release / Pressemitteilung
Ford and Volkswagen Group Presentation
New York, Presentation by Jim Hackett and Dr. Herbert Diess