all messageshttp://www.volkswagenag.comen2021 Volkswagen AG en2021 Volkswagen AG <link/><description/><pubDate/><guid isPermaLink="true"/><dc:date/></item><item><title>“WE INVEST IN APPRENTICES” – AND INVESTORS IN PEOPLE AGREE!https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/we-invest-in-apprentices.htmlRecognised for a strong commitment to an apprentice programme where all future talent can thrive, Bentley Motors has secured respected silver status accreditation from the Investors in People ...Fri, 26 Nov 2021 14:08:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/we-invest-in-apprentices.html2021-11-26T14:08:00+0100TRATON Logistics Leaders of the Year for 2020 and 2021 crowned in Berlinhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/traton-logistics-leaders-of-the-year-for-2020-and-2021-crowned-i.htmlTRATON GROUP CEO Christian Levin has awarded the “TRATON Logistics Leader of the Year” prize for 2020 and 2021 to two prominent figures on the international transportation scene. ...Fri, 26 Nov 2021 10:10:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/traton-logistics-leaders-of-the-year-for-2020-and-2021-crowned-i.html2021-11-26T10:10:00+0100Alexander Vlaskamp to become new member of the Executive Board of TRATON SEhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/alexander-vlaskamp-to-become-new-member-of-the--executive-board-.htmlThe Supervisory Board of TRATON SE has appointed Alexander Vlaskamp to the Executive Board. He takes over the seat of Andreas Tostmann, who was also Chairman of the Executive Board of MAN Truck ...Thu, 25 Nov 2021 15:27:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/alexander-vlaskamp-to-become-new-member-of-the--executive-board-.html2021-11-25T15:27:00+0100 SEAT S.A. and Volkswagen Autoeuropa connect Martorell and Palmela factories by train to boost sustainabilityhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/-seat-s-a--and-volkswagen-autoeuropa-connect-martorell-and-palme.htmlSEAT S.A. takes another step forward in its “Move to Zerø” strategy with a new rail service linking its Martorell (Spain) plant with the Volkswagen Autoeuropa factory in Palmela (Portugal). ...Thu, 25 Nov 2021 15:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/-seat-s-a--and-volkswagen-autoeuropa-connect-martorell-and-palme.html2021-11-25T15:00:00+0100Bidder consortium publishes further information on takeover offer for Europcarhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/bidder-consortium-publishes-further-information-on-takeover-offe.htmlFollowing the approval of the takeover offer of Green Mobility Holding S.A. for the shares of Europcar Mobility Group by the French financial market regulator Autorité des marchés financiers ...Thu, 25 Nov 2021 08:58:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/bidder-consortium-publishes-further-information-on-takeover-offe.html2021-11-25T08:58:00+0100Strategy 2.0: IONITY accelerates expansion of its fast-charging networkhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/strategy-2-0--ionity-accelerates-expansion-of-its-fast-charging-.htmlIONITY already has the largest network of high-performance charging stations in Europe, which is accessible by the majority of electric vehicles. The joint venture is now ramping up its plans ...Wed, 24 Nov 2021 11:34:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/strategy-2-0--ionity-accelerates-expansion-of-its-fast-charging-.html2021-11-24T11:34:00+0100French financial market regulator AMF approves takeover bid for Europcarhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/french-financial-market-regulator-amf-approves-takeover-bid-for-.htmlThe Volkswagen Group, together with its partners Attestor Limited and Pon Holdings B.V., has reached an important milestone in the planned acquisition of Europcar ...Tue, 23 Nov 2021 08:42:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/french-financial-market-regulator-amf-approves-takeover-bid-for-.html2021-11-23T08:42:00+0100Porsche acquires majority stake in Greyphttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/porsche-acquires-majority-stake-in-greyp.htmlPorsche is acquiring a majority stake in the e-bike manufacturer Greyp Bikes. The sports car manufacturer’s venture capital arm, Porsche Ventures, has held a stake of around ten per cent ...Mon, 22 Nov 2021 13:16:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/porsche-acquires-majority-stake-in-greyp.html2021-11-22T13:16:00+0100ŠKODA offers access to one of Europe’s largest charging networks with POWERPASShttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/skoda-offers-access-to-one-of-europes-largest-charging-networks.htmlDriving electric throughout Europe: The POWERPASS makes this easy for ŠKODA ENYAQ iV drivers. Using a single app or RFID card, they gain access to over 260.000 charging points ...Fri, 19 Nov 2021 11:24:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/skoda-offers-access-to-one-of-europes-largest-charging-networks.html2021-11-19T11:24:00+0100 Change in the Board of Management at Audi: Peter Kössler hands over Production and Logistics responsibilities to Gerd Walkerhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/change-in-the-board-of-management-at-audi--peter-koessler-hands-.htmlPeter Kössler, who has been the Board Member for Production and Logistics at AUDI AG since 2017, will go into his planned retirement as of February 1, 2022. His successor will be Gerd Walker ...Wed, 17 Nov 2021 15:27:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/change-in-the-board-of-management-at-audi--peter-koessler-hands-.html2021-11-17T15:27:00+0100Change of leadership at Volkswagen Financial Services – Lars Henner Santelmann leaves, Dr. Christian Dahlheim joinshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/Change-of-leadership-at-Volkswagen-Financial-Services-Lars-Henner-Santelmann-leaves-Dr-Christian-Dahlheim-joins.htmlLars Henner Santelmann, Chairman of the Board of Europe’s largest automotive financial services provider since September 2015, is leaving the company at his own request ...Thu, 11 Nov 2021 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/Change-of-leadership-at-Volkswagen-Financial-Services-Lars-Henner-Santelmann-leaves-Dr-Christian-Dahlheim-joins.html2021-11-11T00:00:00+0100Bentley renews carbon neutrality certification for operations and cuts off-sets by 81% following significent carbon reductionshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/bentley-renews-carbon-neutrality-certification-for-operations.htmlBentley renews carbon neutrality certification for operations and cuts off-sets by 81% following significent carbon reductions...Wed, 10 Nov 2021 14:18:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/bentley-renews-carbon-neutrality-certification-for-operations.html2021-11-10T14:18:00+0100Scania and SCA develop first 80 tonne electric timber truckhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/scania-and-sca-develop-first-80-tonne-electric-timber-truck.htmlScania and SCA develop first 80 tonne electric timber truck...Wed, 10 Nov 2021 09:20:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/scania-and-sca-develop-first-80-tonne-electric-timber-truck.html2021-11-10T09:20:00+0100Scania endorses global Memorandum of Understanding for zero-emission vehicleshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/scania-endorses-global-memorandum-of-understanding-for-zero-emis.htmlOn COP26 Transport Day, Scania announces another strong commitment to zero-emission vehicles with its endorsement of a first ever global Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) ...Wed, 10 Nov 2021 09:06:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/scania-endorses-global-memorandum-of-understanding-for-zero-emis.html2021-11-10T09:06:00+0100Catharina Modahl Nilsson appointed CTO of TRATON GROUPhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/catharina-modahl-nilsson-appointed-cto-of-traton-group.htmlCatharina Modahl Nilsson (58) will return to TRATON to become the Company’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO) with effect from January 1, 2022. She is succeeding Michael Grahe, who has been appointed to ...Fri, 05 Nov 2021 12:36:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/catharina-modahl-nilsson-appointed-cto-of-traton-group.html2021-11-05T12:36:00+0100Volkswagen to invest some €1 billion by 2026 – South America region to be geared to sustained profitabilityhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/volkswagen-to-invest-some--1-billion-by-2026---south-america-reg.htmlDespite the continuing challenges of the corona pandemic and the worldwide semiconductor shortage, Volkswagen expects to report a positive result in Latin America for the first time since 2013. ...Fri, 05 Nov 2021 09:04:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/volkswagen-to-invest-some--1-billion-by-2026---south-america-reg.html2021-11-05T09:04:00+0100TRATON joins UN Global Compacthttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/traton-joins-un-global-compact.htmlThe TRATON GROUP is a new member of the UN Global Compact. The United Nations have confirmed the inclusion of the commercial vehicle manufacturer in the world’s biggest ...Thu, 04 Nov 2021 14:48:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/traton-joins-un-global-compact.html2021-11-04T14:48:00+0100ŠKODA AUTO wins special award for launch of new paint shophttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/skoda-auto-wins-special-award-for-launch-of-new-paint-shop.htmlŠKODA AUTO is one of five winners of this year’s Automotive Lean Production Awards. The carmaker received the prize at the 15th Automotive Lean Production Congress for its new paint shop ...Thu, 04 Nov 2021 13:39:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/skoda-auto-wins-special-award-for-launch-of-new-paint-shop.html2021-11-04T13:39:00+0100The successful ID family continues to grow: the new ID.5 is the first electric SUV coupé from Volkswagenhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/the-successful-id-family-continues-to-grow--the-new-id-5-is-the-.htmlOn the “Way to ZERO”: The new ID.5 does more than just expand the successful ID. family; the new Volkswagen launch moves the electrification of its new car fleet forward and into a new market segment. ...Wed, 03 Nov 2021 14:45:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/the-successful-id-family-continues-to-grow--the-new-id-5-is-the-.html2021-11-03T14:45:00+0100Artificial intelligence—a key technology for drive developmenthttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/artificial-intelligence---a-key-technology-for-drive-development.htmlPorsche uses artificial intelligence (AI) in vehicle development to make drive systems even more efficient and sustainable and to further optimize development processes. KI verleiht Computern die Fähigkeit ...Wed, 03 Nov 2021 11:19:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/artificial-intelligence---a-key-technology-for-drive-development.html2021-11-03T11:19:00+0100For a carbon-neutral mobility - Volkswagen enters into a strategic partnership with EIT InnoEnergyhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/for-a-carbon-neutral-mobility---volkswagen-enters-into-a-strateg.htmlEIT InnoEnergy, the world’s leading innovation engine for sustainable energy, and Volkswagen AG have announced a strategic partnership. Both companies are planning joint innovation and investment ...Wed, 03 Nov 2021 09:44:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/2021/11/for-a-carbon-neutral-mobility---volkswagen-enters-into-a-strateg.html2021-11-03T09:44:00+0100