Wolfsburg, May 5, 2015 — The Volkswagen Group presented its annual sustainability report on the social networking service Twitter for the first time. Important snippets on topics of economic, environmental and social sustainability are being distributed exclusively via this information channel. The complete sustainability report for 2014 was published on May 4 2015.
Wolfsburg, February 13, 2015 — The Volkswagen Group began the year with a slight increase in deliveries of 0.7 percent. The Company with its twelve brands delivered 817,600 (January 2014: 811,500) vehicles worldwide. «The Volkswagen Group made a stable start to the year. Our premium brands Audi and Porsche, along with ŠKODA and SEAT, put in a particularly strong performance», Group Board Member for SalesChristian Klingler said in Wolfsburg on Friday. «Looking ahead to the full year we can expect the global uncertainties to continue — and 2015 will be another challenging year», Klingler added.
Wolfsburg, December 12, 2014 — The Volkswagen Group delivered over nine million vehicles from January to November for the first time ever this year. 9.08 (JanuaryNovember 2013: 8.68; +4.6 percent)* million vehicles were handed over to customers worldwide. The company delivered 834,800 (November 2013: 828,900; +0.7 percent)* vehicles in November. «Deliveries by the Volkswagen Group remain on track during the last few weeks of the year. The ten million mark is within reach in spite of all the uncertainties in the global automotive sector», Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler said in Wolfsburg on Friday.
Moscow, December 9, 2014 — VOLKSWAGEN Group Rus and the Goethe-Institut in association with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) awarded grants to school students selected to participate in the program «A Bridge to a German University». The grants were given to ten talented school students from Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod and Samara, who plan to obtain higher education in Germany.
The Volkswagen Crafter marks the milestone of 1.5 million cars sold in Russia by VOLKSWAGEN Group Rus
The purchase of the anniversary car was concluded in Krasnoyarsk by the official Volkswagen dealership Autocenter Medved-Zapad. The car was bought by Norilsk Airport in the north of Krasnoyarsk Region. It will be used for delivering in-flight meals from the city of Norilsk to the airport, which is 52 kilometers away from the city.