all messageshttp://www.volkswagenag.comen2021 Volkswagen AG en2021 Volkswagen AG <link/><description/><pubDate/><guid isPermaLink="true"/><dc:date/></item><item><title>TRATON GROUP to increasingly focus on China with future strategyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/traton-group-to-increasingly-focus-on-china-with-future-strategy.htmlThe TRATON GROUP intends to complete its merger with US commercial vehicle manufacturer Navistar on July 1, 2021. With it, the Company is entering the final stretch of its Global Champion Strategy ...Wed, 30 Jun 2021 13:17:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/traton-group-to-increasingly-focus-on-china-with-future-strategy.html2021-06-30T13:17:00+0200Premiere for the first international biogas bushttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/premiere-for-the-first-international-biogas-bus.htmlBiogas is currently used in compressed form mainly by city buses, cars and light transport vehicles, but has so far been less competitive for heavy long-distance vehicles. In recent years, technology has been developed to cool the biogas ...Wed, 30 Jun 2021 11:50:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/premiere-for-the-first-international-biogas-bus.html2021-06-30T11:50:00+0200Volkswagen congratulates former Chairman of the Board of Management, Prof. Dr. Carl H. Hahn, on his 95ᵗʰ birthdayhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-congratulates-former-chairman-of-the-board-of-managem.htmlFormer Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen, Prof. Dr. Carl H. Hahn, celebrates his 95th birthday on 1st July 2021. This provides the perfect opportunity to take a look back at the career of a man still looking ahead ...Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:41:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-congratulates-former-chairman-of-the-board-of-managem.html2021-06-30T09:41:00+0200HERE, Vodafone and Porsche partner on real-time warning systemhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/here--vodafone-and-porsche-partner-on-real-time-warning-system.htmlIn the future, new technologies will be a key enabler to make unclear traffic situations safer. HERE Technologies, Vodafone and Porsche are working together to achieve this objective as part of a feasibility study. ...Tue, 29 Jun 2021 09:54:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/here--vodafone-and-porsche-partner-on-real-time-warning-system.html2021-06-29T09:54:00+0200#Focu5on: five things you didn’t know about Lamborghini environmental sustainabilityhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/focu5on-five-things-you-didn-t-know-about-lamborghini-environmen.htmlLamborghini’s environmental policy is an integral part of its business strategy, based on a holistic vision and comprehensive approach encompassing the products, the Sant’Agata Bolognese site, production lines and offices. ...Mon, 28 Jun 2021 10:38:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/focu5on-five-things-you-didn-t-know-about-lamborghini-environmen.html2021-06-28T10:38:00+0200More international, electric and digital – ŠKODA AUTO presents its new corporate strategyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/more-international--electric-and-digital--skoda-auto-presents.htmlŠKODA AUTO will be steering successfully through the next decade with its new ‘NEXT LEVEL – ŠKODA STRATEGY 2030’, which lays out ambitious goals in the areas of internationalisation, electrification and digitalisation. ...Thu, 24 Jun 2021 08:24:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/more-international--electric-and-digital--skoda-auto-presents.html2021-06-24T08:24:00+0200BENTLEY LAUNCHES NEW EXCELLENCE CENTRE AT CELEBRATED CREWE FACTORYhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/bentley-launches-new-excellence-centre-at-celebrated-crewe-facto.htmlBentley Motors today certified for delivery its first car from a new, dedicated Excellence Centre for Vehicle Finish at the company’s celebrated factory in Crewe, England. ...Tue, 22 Jun 2021 14:07:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/bentley-launches-new-excellence-centre-at-celebrated-crewe-facto.html2021-06-22T14:07:00+0200SEAT expands wireless Full Link across its renewed line-uphttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/seat-expands-wireless-full-link-across-its-renewed-line-up.htmlSEAT is the brand with the youngest customer profile in Europe, 10 years younger than the sector average. Connectivity is therefore one of the fundamental pillars of the brand. ...Tue, 22 Jun 2021 12:28:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/seat-expands-wireless-full-link-across-its-renewed-line-up.html2021-06-22T12:28:00+0200Audi CEO Duesmann at Berlin climate conference: accelerated transition to e-mobilityhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/audi-ceo-duesmann-at-berlin-climate-conference--accelerated-tran.htmlProduction of Audi’s final completely newly developed combustion engine model will start in just four years. And beginning in 2026, the premium brand will only release new models onto the global market that are powered purely by electricity. ...Tue, 22 Jun 2021 08:26:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/audi-ceo-duesmann-at-berlin-climate-conference--accelerated-tran.html2021-06-22T08:26:00+0200Porsche invests in a factory for high-performance battery cellshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/porsche-invests-in-a-factory-for-high-performance-battery-cells.htmlThe latest step in the electric offensive: Porsche is investing a high double-digit million amount in the new company Cellforce Group GmbH. The sports car manufacturer is therefore extending its technological leadership role ...Mon, 21 Jun 2021 15:01:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/porsche-invests-in-a-factory-for-high-performance-battery-cells.html2021-06-21T15:01:00+0200UNIQUE BENTLEY FANATEC STEERING WHEEL DESIGNED FOR BOTH REAL AND VIRTUAL RACINGhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/unique-bentley-fanatec-steering-wheel-designed-for-both-real-and.htmlBentley and Fanatec have co-developed a unique steering wheel that can be used for both real and virtual motor racing. The wheel was designed specifically for the Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak challenge car ...Mon, 21 Jun 2021 14:34:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/unique-bentley-fanatec-steering-wheel-designed-for-both-real-and.html2021-06-21T14:34:00+0200Green Technology: Environmental Projects Are Picking up Pace at Audihttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/green-technology--environmental-projects-are-picking-up-pace-at-.htmlWhat is Audi doing to protect the environment? This question was the focus of TechTalk: Green Technology, at which Audi presented some complex and innovative technology topics ...Mon, 14 Jun 2021 12:25:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/green-technology--environmental-projects-are-picking-up-pace-at-.html2021-06-14T12:25:00+0200 Logistics go greener at Automobili Lamborghini. Rail transport of Urus body shells with 85% reduction in CO₂ emissionshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/logistics-go-greener-at-automobili-lamborghini--rail-transport-o.htmlAutomobili Lamborghini announces a further initiative that strengthens its path toward an ever greener and more eco-friendly future, following the World Environment Day on 5 June. ...Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:12:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/logistics-go-greener-at-automobili-lamborghini--rail-transport-o.html2021-06-11T12:12:00+0200Powering up: Electric vehicles deliver maximum safetyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/powering-up--electric-vehicles-deliver-maximum-safety.htmlWhen it comes to safety, all-electric vehicles such as the new ŠKODA ENYAQ iV are on a par with cars with conventional drivetrains. This is the conclusion of studies and tests by accident researchers and insurance companies. ...Fri, 11 Jun 2021 11:51:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/powering-up--electric-vehicles-deliver-maximum-safety.html2021-06-11T11:51:00+0200Volkswagen’s Supervisory Board reaches agreement with Prof. Martin Winterkorn on EUR 11.2 million in compensationhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/Volkswagens_Supervisory_Board_reaches_agreement_with_Prof_Martin_Winterkorn.htmlThe Supervisory Board of Volkswagen AG has reached an agreement with the former Chairman of the Board of Management, Prof. Martin Winterkorn...Wed, 09 Jun 2021 10:04:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/Volkswagens_Supervisory_Board_reaches_agreement_with_Prof_Martin_Winterkorn.html2021-06-09T10:04:00+0200Volkswagen invests a further €500 million in sustainable battery activities with Northvolt ABhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-invests-a-further--500-million-in--sustainable-batter.htmlVolkswagen is participating, with a contribution of US$620 million (about €500 million), in a financing round of its Swedish battery partner Northvolt AB with a total volume of US$2.75 billion. ...Wed, 09 Jun 2021 09:29:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-invests-a-further--500-million-in--sustainable-batter.html2021-06-09T09:29:00+0200Joint Reporthttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/Joint_Report.htmlJoint report of the Supervisory Board and Board of Management of VOLKSWAGEN AG on agenda items 10 and 11Wed, 09 Jun 2021 08:46:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/Joint_Report.html2021-06-09T08:46:00+0200Volkswagen Group, BASF, Daimler AG and Fairphone start partnership for sustainable Lithium mining in Chilehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-group--basf--daimler-ag-and-fairphone-start-partnersh.htmlSeveral companies have initiated a “Responsible Lithium Partnership” aiming to work towards responsible natural resource management, including lithium, in Chile’s Salar de Atacama. ...Tue, 08 Jun 2021 12:52:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/volkswagen-group--basf--daimler-ag-and-fairphone-start-partnersh.html2021-06-08T12:52:00+0200 Living and breathing transformation: Audi employees talk about how they are committed to progresshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/living-and-breathing-transformation.htmlFrom vehicle manufacturer to mobility service provider: Audi is currently undergoing the biggest transformation in the company’s history. The focus here is on digitalization, sustainability and electric mobility. ...Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:37:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/living-and-breathing-transformation.html2021-06-08T11:37:00+0200 Changes in the SEAT S.A. Board of Directorshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/changes-in-the-seat-s-a-board-of-directors.htmlThomas Schmall, member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Group for Technology and CEO of Volkswagen Group Components, has been appointed today new Chairman of the SEAT S.A. Board of Directors. ...Fri, 04 Jun 2021 13:50:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/changes-in-the-seat-s-a-board-of-directors.html2021-06-04T13:50:00+0200 Photogrammetry: your car’s VARhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/photogrammetry--your-car-s-var.htmlIn football, one centimetre can make the difference between a goal on the scoreboard or an offside called. With the implementation of VAR (video assistant referee), it’s now possible to improve the level of accuracy ...Thu, 03 Jun 2021 11:54:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/photogrammetry--your-car-s-var.html2021-06-03T11:54:00+0200Astypalea: Kick-off for transformation to smart, sustainable islandhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/astypalea-kick-off-for-transformation-to-smart-sustainable-island.htmlAstypalea is on course to become a smart, sustainable island. The first electric vehicles, including the first fully electric police car in Greece, were taken into service today ...Wed, 02 Jun 2021 15:16:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/astypalea-kick-off-for-transformation-to-smart-sustainable-island.html2021-06-02T15:16:00+0200 SEAT MÓ: the road to electrifying a Greek islandhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/seat-mo--the-road-to-electrifying-a-greek-island.htmlSEAT MÓ and its eScooter 125 arrived today to Astypalaia, a Greek island that is on course to become green and smart thanks to the intiative taken by Volkswagen Group and the Greek Government. ...Wed, 02 Jun 2021 10:41:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/06/seat-mo--the-road-to-electrifying-a-greek-island.html2021-06-02T10:41:00+0200