all messageshttp://www.volkswagenag.comen2022 Volkswagen AG en2022 Volkswagen AG <link/><description/><pubDate/><guid isPermaLink="true"/><dc:date/></item><item><title>Surf and fly simultaneously https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/surf-and-fly-simultaneously.htmlThe Audi e-foil is more than a surfboard – it's a kind of seaplane. With electric drive, of course. ...Wed, 31 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/surf-and-fly-simultaneously.html2019-07-31T00:00:00+0200“I’m impressed with the work ethic of the employees”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/i-am-impressed-with-the-work-ethic-of-the-employees.htmlLarry D. Thompson has been at the company as an independent Compliance Monitor within the framework of a monitorship since 2017. We spoke with him during one of his visits in Wolfsburg. ...Mon, 29 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/i-am-impressed-with-the-work-ethic-of-the-employees.html2019-07-29T00:00:00+0200“We now have a new ‘Drive’”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-now-have-a-new-drive.html“We live diversity.” Elke Heitmüller, Head of Volkswagen’s Diversity Department, and two of the organizers of the “we drive proud” network, Thore Masekowitz and John Frattoloso, explain how Volkswagen employees at all levels, including the Board of Management, make this a reality. ...Fri, 26 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-now-have-a-new-drive.html2019-07-26T00:00:00+0200Electrified Highwayhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/electrified-highway.htmlEnvironmentally friendly, reduced CO₂ balance, quieter vehicles, good driving performance and no exhaust fumes: continuous charging on the road holds enormous potential for freight transport. ...Wed, 24 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/electrified-highway.html2019-07-24T00:00:00+0200Reducing CO₂: The Equinor examplehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/reducing-co2--the-equinor-example.htmlAs a global supplier of vehicles and mobility services, Volkswagen Group is aware of its responsibility for environmental and climate protection. Other companies, such as the Norwegian energy company Equinor, are also part of this process. ...Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/reducing-co2--the-equinor-example.html2019-07-22T00:00:00+0200Summer, sun, cabriolet: cruising in all openness https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/summer-sun-cabriolet-cruising-in-all-openness.htmlSunny days and clement evenings: This summer is providing the best reasons for a cabriolet! Whether from Audi, Porsche, Bentley or Lamborghini – the Volkswagen Group portfolio is wide-ranging. An overview: ...Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/summer-sun-cabriolet-cruising-in-all-openness.html2019-07-19T00:00:00+0200The CO₂ prices of othershttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/the-environmental-taxes-of-others.htmlWhat does it mean to put a price on the emission of carbon dioxide? Should that be done by means of a carbon tax? And what other political and economic approaches are there around the world? ...Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/the-environmental-taxes-of-others.html2019-07-17T00:00:00+0200Dune Buggy: Small Car, Boundless Freedomhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/dune-buggy-small-car-boundless-freedom.htmlFreedom, action, adventure – that’s what the dune buggy stands for. Its origins lie in the California of the 1960s. The surfer, bon vivant and designer Bruce Meyers invented it. ...Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/dune-buggy-small-car-boundless-freedom.html2019-07-17T00:00:00+0200Sustainability Council joins Volkswagen Innovation Days https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/sustainability-council-visits-volkswagen-innovation-days.htmlThe Sustainability Council of the Volkswagen Group accompanies the transformation of the company with its activities. In May and June the Council spoke about the challenges of commuter mobility, ...Tue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/sustainability-council-visits-volkswagen-innovation-days.html2019-07-16T00:00:00+0200“Self-driving Cars Present a Great Opportunity”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/self-driving-cars-present-a-great-opportunity.htmlAlexander Hitzinger is responsible for developing autonomous driving at the Volkswagen Group. In an interview, he talks about the cooperation with Ford, technological challenges and future business models. ...Mon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/self-driving-cars-present-a-great-opportunity.html2019-07-15T00:00:00+0200“We expect synergy effects of several hundred million dollars”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-expect-synergy-effects-of-several-hundred-million-dollars.htmlVolkswagen and Ford intensify their strategic alliance. In an interview, Volkswagen’s CEO explains the Group’s three strategic goals. ...Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-expect-synergy-effects-of-several-hundred-million-dollars.html2019-07-12T00:00:00+0200Together with Ford towards the future https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/together-with-ford-towards-the-future.htmlVolkswagen and Ford are intensifying their cooperation in the strategically important fields of electric mobility and autonomous driving. Volkswagen has already achieved a significant amount in both areas. An overview ...Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/together-with-ford-towards-the-future.html2019-07-12T00:00:00+0200From Springs and Dampers to Rotors and Stators
https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/from-springs-and-dampers-to-rotors-and-stators.htmlIn the coming days, the production of important components for the new ID.3 will commence at four Volkswagen locations. We explain which components Volkswagen Group Components builds and where they are produced. ...Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/from-springs-and-dampers-to-rotors-and-stators.html2019-07-10T00:00:00+0200CO₂ – Getting to Zerohttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/co2-getting-to-zero.htmlVolkswagen’s new environmental mission statement is called “goTOzero”. The goal: to commit all locations worldwide to the environmental protection effort. We explain what every group employee needs to know. ...Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/co2-getting-to-zero.html2019-07-10T00:00:00+0200“The best in its class”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/the-best-in-its-class.htmlHappy Birthday! Walter Owen (W.O.) Bentley founded his company in 1919 with the simple goal of building “a fast car, a good car, the best in its class.” A look at 100 years of automotive history: ...Tue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/the-best-in-its-class.html2019-07-09T00:00:00+0200On the way to emission-free SUVshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/on-the-way-to-emission-free-suvs.htmlElectric, connected, spacious. In the future, the Group will focus on zero-emission SUVs in the rapidly growing Sport Utility Vehicle segment. ...Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/on-the-way-to-emission-free-suvs.html2019-07-08T00:00:00+0200Volkswagen Fellowship: Art as an Exchange of Knowledgehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/volkswagen-fellowship--art-as-an-exchange-of-knowledge.htmlNew York, Wolfsburg, Berlin. For the first time, the Volkswagen Fellows have met up personally, with the aim of exchanging professional experiences and learning from each other. ...Mon, 08 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/volkswagen-fellowship--art-as-an-exchange-of-knowledge.html2019-07-08T00:00:00+0200We Campus: Together into the Future of Mobilityhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-campus--together-into-the-future-of-mobility.htmlVolkswagen is opening the We Campus in Berlin with 900 jobs. Six employees talk about their work for the digital ecosystem Volkswagen We, the traffic in Berlin and their personal motivation. ...Fri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-campus--together-into-the-future-of-mobility.html2019-07-05T00:00:00+0200“It pins the grin to your face”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/it-pins-the-grin-to-your-face.htmlWhen Klaus Bischoff, Chief Designer of the Volkswagen brand, talks about the ID. BUGGY, he can’t hide his enthusiasm. An interview about older cars, new designs and pure emotions. …Thu, 04 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/it-pins-the-grin-to-your-face.html2019-07-04T00:00:00+0200Urban, innovative, sustainablehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/urban-innovative-sustainable.htmlThose who live in the city are no longer necessarily dependent on the car. Alternative mobility solutions are in demand. The Volkswagen Group has developed a whole range of innovative micromobiles. An overview. ...Wed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/urban-innovative-sustainable.html2019-07-03T00:00:00+0200Rotating blades power the energy transitionhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/rotating-blades-power-the-energy-transition.htmlMAN Truck & Bus SE and VW Kraftwerk GmbH are jointly helping to shape the energy transition. To this end, four wind turbines will be constructed at the MAN Truck & Bus SE Salzgitter site as part of a joint project. …Tue, 02 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/rotating-blades-power-the-energy-transition.html2019-07-02T00:00:00+0200Doing the right thing https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/doing-the-right-thing.html“Together4Integrity” is a Volkswagen Group initiative – it is intended to anchor integrity and compliance at all levels throughout the Group and is based on the seven Group principles. ...Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/doing-the-right-thing.html2019-07-01T00:00:00+0200“We have to stay on the ball permanently”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-have-to-stay-on-the-ball-permanently.htmlElke Heitmüller, Head of Diversity Management at the Volkswagen Group, explains what the success of the German women's national team means – and what society can learn from the athletes. ...Mon, 01 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0200 (CEST)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/07/we-have-to-stay-on-the-ball-permanently.html2019-07-01T00:00:00+0200