The mark has not yet been determined for exact location.
16 Nov 2018 at 16:45 (updated 16 Nov 2018 at 17:25) TASR, SITA
Prague. Volkswagen will move the production of Passat family cars to its daughter, Skoda Auto in Kvasiny, in 2023. The Skoda Superb and Kodiaq models will also be produced there.
In Kvasiny, the models Škoda Karoq and Seat Ateca are now fitted. Their production will be moved to the new factory in the group, which should be built somewhere in Eastern Europe. His exact location has not yet been decided.
Czech TV news Channel 24 reported that this information was published by the chairman of the Volkswagen Board Herbert Diess on Friday at a press conference. The transition goal is to speed up innovation.
Volkswagen expects to invest almost 44 billion euros in the development of electric cars, digitization and other new technologies since 2023.
- German automaker plans to invest 44 billion euros in the development of self-propelled and electric vehicles. The chairman of the board of the Volkswagen Group Hans Dieter Pötsch told a press conference on Friday that the company's plans for the next five years will make Volkswagen a "global provider of sustainable mobility".
- Pötsch said that the upcoming electrical compact I.D. will cost about as much as today's Golf Golf. The price of the basic golf model in Germany according to Volkswagen's website is 23,875 euros.
- The German automaker said that by 2025 the number of electric models will increase from the current six to more than 50.