NEWS : Manufacturing
Aug 6, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA REDEFINES DRIVING EXPERIENCE THROUGH CLOUD AND CONNECTED INTELLIGENCE SERVICESAs vehicle connectivity and advanced assistance systems become a ubiquitous part of today’s driving experience, researchers at Volkswagen Group’s Electronics Research Laboratory (ERL) are...
Aug 5, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN TAKES HOLISTIC APPROACH TO E-MOBILITY WITH LAUNCH FOR ULTRA LOW CARBON CARVolkswagen of America, Inc. today announced further plans in its holistic approach to e-mobility at the Management Briefing Seminar, hosted by the Center for Automotive Research.
Aug 4, 2014
THE BEGINNING OF A NEW ERA IN THE U.S.: VOLKSWAGEN INTRODUCES THE MODULAR TRANSVERSE MATRIX MQB ON THE GOLF AND GOLF GTIWith the launch of the all-new Golf and Golf GTI, the Volkswagen Brand is introducing the Modular Transverse Matrix — the German acronym is MQB — to the U.S. market.
Jul 7, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP EXPANDS PRODUCTION CAPACITY IN CHINAIn the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft and President and...
Jul 6, 2014
GERMAN CHANCELLOR ANGELA MERKEL VISITS VOLKSWAGEN PLANT IN CHENGDU, CHINAChancellor Angela Merkel of Germany today visited the Volkswagen plant in Chengdu, southwest China.
Apr 8, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN LAUNCHES "THINK BLUE. NATURE." NATURE CONSERVATION AND BIODIVERSITY PROJECT IN MEXICOVolkswagen de México is significantly expanding its long-standing commitment to nature conservation and biodiversity in Mexico and today presented its comprehensive "Think Blue. Nature."...
Mar 29, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP IS BACKING GREEN TECHNOLOGIES IN CHINAThe Volkswagen Group will in future be cooperating more closely with its Chinese joint venture partners SAIC Motor Co. and First Automotive Works (FAW) Group in the field of forward-looking...
Mar 27, 2014
PERSONNEL CHANGES IN PRODUCTIONFrank Fischer (52), currently head of the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, is to take over as manager of Volkswagen's Emden plant. Christian Koch (50), currently managing director,...
Mar 18, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP DECIDES ON FUTURE-ORIENTED CHANGES IN PRODUCTION SYSTEMThe Volkswagen Group is re-ordering major parts of its international plant capacity deployment. For example, the successor to the Volkswagen Crafter is to be produced in Poland from 2016.
Feb 14, 2014