all messageshttp://www.volkswagenag.comen2021 Volkswagen AG en2021 Volkswagen AG <link/><description/><pubDate/><guid isPermaLink="true"/><dc:date/></item><item><title>Volkswagen brand with effective crisis management in the first half of the yearhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/volkswagen-brand-with-effective-crisis-management-in-the-first-h.htmlBusiness at the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand was significantly impacted by the global Covid-19 pandemic in the first half of 2020. However, effective countermeasures reduced the impact of the crisis. ...Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/volkswagen-brand-with-effective-crisis-management-in-the-first-h.html2020-07-31T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen Group measures reduce the effects of Covid-19 in the first half of the yearhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/2020-H1.htmlBusiness at the Volkswagen Group and its brands was strongly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in the first half of 2020...Thu, 30 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/2020-H1.html2020-07-30T00:00:00+0200Porsche Digital opens office in Spainhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Porsche_Digital.htmlWith a new office in Barcelona, the digital subsidiary of Porsche AG is expanding its international network for the development of digital business models. The focus will be...Wed, 29 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Porsche_Digital.html2020-07-29T00:00:00+0200SEAT, Iberdrola and Volkswagen Group España Distribución join forces to boost electric mobility in Spainhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/electric_mobility_in_Spain.htmlSEAT, Iberdrola and Volkswagen Group España Distribución are strengthening their commitment to the electrification of transport by signing a strategic collaboration...Wed, 29 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/electric_mobility_in_Spain.html2020-07-29T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen supports nonprofit “42Wolfsburg” programming schoolhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/42Wolfsburg.htmlVolkswagen is supporting the construction and operation of a free programming school in Wolfsburg. The association called “Verein 42Wolfsburg e.V.” is setting up an IT hotbed...Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/42Wolfsburg.html2020-07-24T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen brings additional partners to Industrial Cloudhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Industrial_Cloud.htmlVolkswagen, together with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and integration partner Siemens, is opening up the Industrial Cloud to other manufacturing and technology...Thu, 23 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Industrial_Cloud.html2020-07-23T00:00:00+0200Electric cars as part of the energy transition: Audi is researching bidirectional charging technologyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/energy_transition.htmlIncreasing network stability, lowering electricity costs, and contributing to climate protection – that is the vision that Audi and the Hager Group are pursuing. The incorporation of the...Thu, 23 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/energy_transition.html2020-07-23T00:00:00+0200Industry 4.0: ŠKODA AUTO Vrchlabí plant has made use of ‘Digital twin’https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Digital_twin.htmlAdding a new workstation to a production line requires in-depth planning – especially if regular operations are expected to continue at the same time. The Czech car manufacturer...Wed, 22 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Digital_twin.html2020-07-22T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen honors top suppliershttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Volkswagen_Group_Award.htmlFor the 18th time, Volkswagen has presented the Volkswagen Group Award to its top suppliers throughout the world. A total of eight companies in six categories reflecting...Tue, 21 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Volkswagen_Group_Award.html2020-07-21T00:00:00+0200We Charge: Volkswagen’s new charging service has over 150,000 public charging pointshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/we-charge-volkswagens-new-charging-service-has-over-150-000-publ.htmlVolkswagen is rolling out its own charging service to coincide with the market launch of the ID. family. ...Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/we-charge-volkswagens-new-charging-service-has-over-150-000-publ.html2020-07-20T00:00:00+0200New Production Board Member for Volkswagen Passenger Cars brandhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/new-production-board-member-for-volkswagen-passenger-cars-brand.htmlDr. Christian Vollmer to be new Production Board Member of Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand. ...Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/new-production-board-member-for-volkswagen-passenger-cars-brand.html2020-07-20T00:00:00+0200Markus Duesmann takes charge of Car.Software organization at the Volkswagen Grouphttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Car_Software_organization.htmlThe central development of a software platform for the Volkswagen Group is picking up speed. As part of his Group-wide responsibility for research and development, the CEO of Audi...Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Car_Software_organization.html2020-07-15T00:00:00+0200“The real heroes are in the hospitals; we just did what we do best”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Emergency_ventilators.htmlSEAT received a special recognition yesterday from the newspaper La Razón for the company’s ability to adapt and respond when manufacturing emergency ventilators...Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Emergency_ventilators.html2020-07-15T00:00:00+0200Pride of place for Bentley’s rainbow carhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/pride_hope_and_gratitude.htmlBentley Motors is partnering with Cheshire East Council for the North West of England’s first virtual Pride event which takes place on Saturday 25 July. The announcement...Tue, 14 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/pride_hope_and_gratitude.html2020-07-14T00:00:00+0200Innovative pistons from a 3D printer for increased power and efficiencyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Cooperation_Porsche_together_with_Mahle_and_Trumpf.html3D printing technology is already used at Porsche in prototype construction, manufacturing spare parts for classic sports cars as well as in other areas. In cooperation...Mon, 13 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Cooperation_Porsche_together_with_Mahle_and_Trumpf.html2020-07-13T00:00:00+0200SITECH and Brose planning to set up a global system supplier for complete seatshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/SITECH_and_Brose.htmlVolkswagen AG and the automotive supplier Brose are planning to create a joint venture devoted to complete seats, seat structures...Mon, 13 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/SITECH_and_Brose.html2020-07-13T00:00:00+0200Emission-free mobility for all: sales of ID.3 start on July 20https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/ID3_sales.htmlFour weeks after the start of ordering for the limited ID.3 1ST for pre-bookers, Volkswagen is opening the ordering system to the public on July 20, 2020...Mon, 13 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/ID3_sales.html2020-07-13T00:00:00+0200Unleashing the bioeconomy potential https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/scania_bioeconomy.htmlA new coalition of forward-looking businesses and senior leaders will drive change across the bioeconomy value chain. BioAdvantage Europe aim to show a path...Sun, 12 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/scania_bioeconomy.html2020-07-12T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen stärkt Software-Standort Bochumhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Bochum_software_location.htmlDie Volkswagen Infotainment GmbH is planning a new development center at the Bochum technology campus Mark 51°7. The subsidiary of Volkswagen AG specializing...Thu, 09 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Bochum_software_location.html2020-07-09T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen donates one million dollars for reforestation in Australiahttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/volkswagen_donation_australia.htmlFollowing the devastating bush fires at the beginning of the year, Volkswagen is now donating one million Australian dollars (about 617,000 euros) to...Thu, 09 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/volkswagen_donation_australia.html2020-07-09T00:00:00+0200Vrchlabí plant to become first CO2-neutral ŠKODA AUTO production site by the end of the yearhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/skoda_co2_neutral_2020_vrchlabi.htmlThis year, the Vrchlabí component plant is set to become the first ŠKODA AUTO site in the world to produce in a CO2-neutral manner. The greatest carbon...Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/skoda_co2_neutral_2020_vrchlabi.html2020-07-08T00:00:00+0200Andreas Renschler leaving Group Board of Management of Volkswagen AGhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Andreas_Renschler.htmlAndreas Renschler will be leaving the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG and the Board of Management of TRATON SE with effect as of July 15th 2020. Mr. Renschler is leaving the...Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Andreas_Renschler.html2020-07-07T00:00:00+0200Professor Dr Carsten Intra succeeds Dr Thomas Sedran as Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brandhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Board_of_Management_of_the_Volkswagen_Commercial_Vehicles_brand.htmlCarsten Intra is to be Chairman of the Board of Management at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles in Hanover with effect from 1 September 2020. Thomas Sedran will in ...Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Board_of_Management_of_the_Volkswagen_Commercial_Vehicles_brand.html2020-07-07T00:00:00+0200Reorganization of TRATON’s Board of Management – Andreas Renschler to hand over management to Matthias Gründlerhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Reorganization_of_TRATON_s_Board_of_Management.htmlTRATON SE is reorganizing its Board of Management team. With effect of July 15, 2020, Andreas Renschler will be handing over the chair of the Board of Management to...Tue, 07 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Reorganization_of_TRATON_s_Board_of_Management.html2020-07-07T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen completes final audit under Third Partial Consent Decrees with U.S. authoritieshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Volkswagen_completes_final_audit.htmlVolkswagen AG today announced the results of the third and final audit prepared by the company’s Independent Compliance Auditor, Larry D. Thompson. The report did not find...Mon, 06 Jul 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2020/07/Volkswagen_completes_final_audit.html2020-07-06T00:00:00+0200