Wolfsburg, May 24, 2016 – The Volkswagen Group opens the way for new mobility concepts with a significant USD 300 million stake in Gett.Detail
Wolfsburg, 18. Mai 2016 – Imelda Labbé, hitherto Managing Director ŠKODA AUTO Deutschland, becomes the new Head of Volkswagen Group After Sales worldwide from the summer.
Wolfsburg, May 13, 2016 – Deliveries by the Volkswagen Group increased by 0.6 percent in the first four months of the year. 3.36 million vehicles were handed over to customers worldwide from January to April 2016. At 853,300 units, deliveries in April matched the prior-year level.Detail
Volkswagen Reports Robust Operations in Fiscal Year 2015 – Special Items Impact on Result for the Year
Wolfsburg, April 28, 2016 — The Volkswagen Group’s operations developed very robustly in fiscal year 2015 in spite of the emissions issue. Consolidated sales revenue rose by 5.4 percent to EUR 213.3 billion on the back of improvements in the mix in the automotive business and the strong performance of the Financial Services Division, alongside positive exchange rate effects. The solid development of sales revenue is not reflected in the relevant earnings figures: the operating result, which had amounted to EUR 12.7 billion in 2014, stood at EUR —4.1 billion in 2015. This figure includes negative special items totaling EUR 16.9 billion. At EUR 12.8 billion, the operating profit before extraordinary charges was slightly higher than the prior-year figure.
Moscow, April 27, 2016 — The 50,000th 1.6 MPI engine of the EA211 series has left assembly line at the Volkswagen Group Rus plant in Kaluga. Volkswagen Group Rus actively cooperates with major Russian suppliers in order to increase engine localization level.