volkswagen

Volkswagen Automaker company

Volkswagen Automaker company





Volkswagen, shortened to VW, is a German automaker founded on 28 May 1937 by the German Labour Front under Adolf Hitler and headquartered in Wolfsburg.

shortened to VW, is a German automaker founded on 28 May 1937 by the German Labour Front under Adolf Hitler and headquartered in Wolfsburg. It is the flagship marque of the Volkswagen Group, the largest automaker by worldwide sales in 2016.

IAs of May 2016, the VolkswagenGroup offers for retails customers nine plug-in electric cars, of which, three are all-electric cars: the Volkswagen e-Up!, e-Golf and Audi R8 e-tron, and six are plug-in hybrids: the VolkswagenGolf GTE, Passat GTE, Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, Q7 e-tron quattro, Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid and Cayenne S E-HybridAlso two limited production plug-in hybrids were manufactured beginning in 2013, the VolkswagenXL1 (250 units) and the Porsche 918 Spyder (918 units).Total cumulative sales of all Volkswagenbrand electrified cars since the start of their respective production is expected to reach about 103,000 by the end of 2016