The company will invest a total of €2 billion in the plant that, from 2021, will also manufacture all key parts for the VW Group’s MEB-based EVs.
The first model from VW’s ID all-electric family will enter production at the end of the year.
The VW ID.3 will enter production at the end of 2019 and will reach customers by mid-2020.
One of the first cars to get VW’s new logo will be the Golf Mk8.
The VW ID.3 will be sold with a number of different battery packs and premiere in September.
The all-electric Volkswagen ID.3 could become one of the best selling hatchbacks in all of Europe.
If this is anything to go by, then VW’s electric assault is bound to cause waves in the automotive landscape .
VW targets younger buyers that earn very good money, often work at startup companies, are well educated and live in urban environments
VW’s ID batteries powering its future electric vehicles will be covered by a 100,000 mile warranty.
Customer deliveries of the VW ID.3 EV are set to commence in mid-2020.
The Frankfurt Show will also be home to the unveiling of the Land Rover Defender and Porsche Taycan.
The 2020 Golf will have a mild hybrid system that saves approximately 0.4 liters of fuel every 100 km.