The Volkswagen Group is the biggest auto manufacturer in Europe and has its headquarter in Wolfsburg, Germany. With its upcoming programme “TOGETHER-Strategy 2025” the Group is setting the basis of becoming a global leader of sustainable mobility.Volkswagen Group takes 12 brands under its wings and each with an individual identity but a common goal: mobility. Each brand functions as an independent body on the market. The product variety ranges from motorcycles to low-consumption small cars and luxury vehicles. In the commercial vehicle sector, the products range takes in pick-ups, buses and heavy trucks. The model range of the Volkswagen Group: Audi, SEAT, BENTLEY, BUGATTI, LAMBORGHINI, BUCATI, Commercial Vehicles, Scania, Porsche, Skoda, MAN.
During World War II, the Volkswagen plant was mainly used to produce military vehicles. In 1949 the Volkswagen Type 1 Beetle was exhibited and sold in the United States for the first time. In 1955
Volkswagen Group of America came into being .In 1969 Volkswagen combined two preceding purchases — Auto Union, owner of the discontinued Audi brand, and NSU Motorenwerke — to make the modern-day Audi, the company’s luxury brand. In 1998 the Volkswagen New Beetle and the fourth-generation Jetta boosted sales considerably in North America. The Volkswagen Group got hold of Bentley, Bugatti, and Lamborghini. On May 6, 2009 Volkswagen and Porsche announced a merger.
Technology And Performance
The efficiency technologies by Volkswagen help in reducing the consumption and emissions, at the same time as enjoying driving as much as ever before. Volkswagen’s drive and suspension systems fuse to provide a sporty performance with the greatest comfort. It comprises of Electric car technology that make driving fun from the word go. The Transmissions & drivetrains in the cars are :Automatic dual-clutch gearbox (DSG),transmissions, Automated,4MOTION (all wheel drive).At Volkswagen the safety is taken very seriously. The safety system comprises of :Braking and stability systems, Airbags, Crumple zones ,ISOFIX child car seats, Tyre pressure and flat tyre sensors, Euro NCAP, Driver Alert System, Locking and security systems. Energy-saving technologies help to save fuel and cut down on CO2 emissions, Energy-saving technology, Start/Stop technology. Driver assistance Technology comprises of: Parking & manoeuvering , Assistance technology, Proximity sensing.
Volkswagen in Pakistan
Volkswagen also showed its interest in promoting its products here in Pakistan. The representatives of Volkswagen cars had conversation with the officials of Pakistan government and talked about the plans on the subject of selling Volkswagen cars in Pakistan. It would be attention-grabbing to speculate the Volkswagen cars prices in Pakistan when they are launched at last. Volkswagen imported cars are not fairly seen on the roads of Pakistan presently.
Some of the all time popular Volkswagen Car Models of All-Time are: 1975 Volkswagen Golf GTI, 1946 Volkswagen Type 11 “Beetle”, 1977 Volkswagen Scirocco, 1975 Volkswagen Polo, 1953-1979 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible, 1973 Volkswagen Passat, 1989 VOLKSWAGEN Corrado, 2003 VOLKSWAGEN Touran, 2012-2015 VOLKSWAGEN Passat Alltrack, 2016 VOLKSWAGEN UP,
Greater operating range, more powerful engines, more comfortable travel – all while consuming less and producing fewer emissions. Volkswagen is a consistent brand that provides the best of latest technology and design. The company sees to offer value for money so that the customers are contented and are constantly enthusiastic to come back to purchase another vehicle.