Frank Welsch, Bernhard Maier.
“Today these cars are super-powerful, have torque from hell and use all-wheel drive. Electric drivetrains could deliver that.”
Volkswagen’s head of technology Frank Welsch wants to see the FIA World Rally Championship to go fully electric because of the above reasons. Apparently, talks with the organisers are already under way.
“There is no alternative to electrification. We have to tackle it.”
We could not agree more with Skoda chairman Bernhard Maier. And really, what else is there to add.