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New Volkswagen models in 2020 – What are They?

Volkswagen is summing up the results of 2019 and making plans for 2020. Next year, the company will launch 34 new models worldwide.

12 sports utility vehicles (SUVs) and 8 electric or hybrid cars will be among them.

Plans for the future

VW says “YES” to e-mobility:

  • it invests €19 billion in future technologies through 2024, €11 billion alone for the EV development;
  • the ID.3 hatchback, which the automaker unveiled in September 2019, will enter the market in summer 2020;
  • the Volkswagen ID.Next, the first electric SUV of the brand, will join later;
  • the brand strives to achieve a carbon-neutral balance by 2050;
  • carbon dioxide emissions will be halved from production by 2025.

Results of 2019

The year of 2019 was fruitful for Volkwagen:

  • this year it signed the digital transformation roadmap;
  • it will expand the software expertise: the Car.Software organization will start working independently next month;
  • by 2025, the in-house share of car software development and vehicle-related services is to rise from under 10% today to at least 60%;
  • by the end of 2019, VW will achieve some €2.6 billion of €3 billion cost savings planned according to the pact for the future the company signed in 2016;
  • VW’s operation results have been constantly improved, as well as the annual productivity figures;
  • 2019 is the successful year for premieres: the Golf 8, ID.3, T-Cross, Teramont, T-Roc R, T-Roc Cabriolet and others.

The 2019 highlights are in the video:

Source: Volkwagen

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