Volkswagen Group intends to create 70 electric cars for 10 years

Volkswagen Group intends to create 70 electric cars for 10 years

March 12, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Over the decade, sales of electrified vehicles of this manufacturer should reach 22 million cars.

The German auto giant Volkswagen and its member brands have set a goal to build seventy-hundred percent of electric cars from 2020 to 2030. The implementation of the battery cars for the designated time period should be equal to 22 million cars. Until recently, the manufacturer intended to produce 50 electric vehicles by 2025, and realize 15 million.

The management of the Volkswagen Group believes that the transition to the production of electrified vehicles will reduce the average carbon dioxide emissions by 30% by 2025 and by 40% by 2030.

The debut of eco-friendly foreign cars will be: Audi e-tron, the implementation of which in the European Union countries will start this month, and Porsche Taycan, whose public display is scheduled for the beginning of autumn. Then a hatchback called I.D. and electrocross I.D. Crozz, as well as their relatives under the brands Skoda and Seat, for example, the hatch Seat el-Born, designed on the modular platform MEB.

This electric vehicle with a unit capacity of 2014 horsepower is able to overcome without the need for recharging about 420 km of the path of the WLTP cycle. To charge the battery by 80 percent, you will need to spend 47 minutes.

Last year, sales of plug-in machines around the world, including electric cars and hybrids, reached 2.1 million. Of these, 69% were electric vehicles. The largest number of cars, namely 1.182 million, found their owners in the territory of the Middle Kingdom. In the second place were the EU countries with an indicator of 409 thousand. Closing the construction of the leaders of the United States with a total of 308 thousand cars.