Tag: MEB

May 20, 2022 - 02:47 pm

VW ID.4 production kicks off in Emden

The VW ID.4 is now also being produced in Emden. This means that the ID.4 is now built at the German sites in Zwickau and Emden as well as in the Chinese plants in Anting and Foshan. From autumn this year, production for the US market will start in Chattanooga.

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May 19, 2022 - 12:43 pm

Mahindra to use MEB components

Volkswagen and the Indian vehicle manufacturer Mahindra are exploring the use of MEB components in Mahindra’s new “Born Electric Platform”. A cooperation agreement that has now been concluded sets the framework for further evaluation of the collaboration.

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May 9, 2022 - 02:03 pm

VW ID.3 GTX to release 2023 at earliest

The VW ID.3 GTX, the planned performance variant of the ID.3, will probably not be launched this year. This is because the ID.3 GTX is to be based on the revised ID.3, whose facelift is not expected until 2023 at the earliest.

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Apr 30, 2022 - 05:11 pm

VW Components to expand plant in Kassel

In Germany, Volkswagen Group Components has announced plans to expand its site in Kassel into a “key supplier for e-mobility”. The first step is to increase the number of production lines. The longer term plan is for the plant to only manufacture purely electric vehicles.

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Apr 27, 2022 - 12:42 pm

Skoda relaunches Enyaq production

The Czech VW brand Skoda is ramping up production of its all-electric Enyaq iV at its main plant in Mladá Boleslav. Production had to be interrupted for a few weeks due to supply bottlenecks for wiring harnesses.

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Apr 19, 2022 - 01:14 pm

VW raises electric vehicle deliveries by 65%

The Volkswagen Group increased its deliveries of fully electric vehicles by 65 per cent in the first quarter of 2022 compared to the same quarter of the previous year. Despite supply bottlenecks for semiconductors and wiring harnesses, 99,100 BEVs were handed over to customers by the end of March.

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Apr 18, 2022 - 06:23 pm

VW plans technical improvements to MEB

VW is planning technical improvements for its MEB electric car platform. According to a presentation this week at the UBS Paris Electric Car Day by Silke Bagschik, sales and marketing manager for the ID range, VW is aiming for charging powers of over 200 kW and ranges of up to 700 kilometres for the MEB.

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Apr 5, 2022 - 12:30 pm

VW to begin ID.4 production in May

VW plans to start series production of the ID.4 at the Emden plant in May. The carmaker made the announcement after a visit to the site by VW brand CEO Ralf Brandstätter, his successor Thomas Schäfer and the chairperson of the general works council Daniela Cavallo.

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Mar 28, 2022 - 12:02 pm

VW restarts MEB production in Zwickau

Production of the MEB models at the VW plant in Zwickau has started again – a few days earlier than planned. Production of the MEB SUV Skoda Enyaq in the Czech Republic, on the other hand, will be paused for a little longer, which will also affect the order availability of some variants.

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Mar 25, 2022 - 01:04 pm

VW postpones launching the ID.5 due to war in Ukraine

Volkswagen has confirmed that the ongoing production stop at its EV factory in Zwickau will also affect the ID.5 electric SUV. The new MEB car was slated to launch at the beginning of April, but the factory is missing parts that usually come from Ukraine.

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Mar 22, 2022 - 12:13 pm

VW to introduce 25 EVs in the US by 2030

The Volkswagen Group has revealed its electrification strategy for the US market. The manufacturer wants to launch more than 25 new electric models in the USA by 2030 and achieve an electric vehicle share of 55 per cent of its US vehicle sales. The German carmaker also plans to build its own cell factory in […]

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Mar 21, 2022 - 04:53 pm

VW details MEB software 3.0 updates

Volkswagen has detailed its software generation 3.0 for the MEB electric cars. The company considers the new features a “boost to innovation for the ID. family”. However, some of the changes are much more mundane, such as the display of the state-of-charge.

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Mar 18, 2022 - 01:54 pm

VW delays MEB production in Zwickau until April

Volkswagen’s electric car plant in Zwickau will not resume production until the beginning of April. The reason for this is the lack of cable harnesses from Ukraine, which could not be delivered due to Russia’s invasion of the neighbouring country.

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Mar 14, 2022 - 01:42 pm

Ford plans to release 7 new BEVs in Europe by 2024

Ford has announced plans to introduce three new electric passenger cars and four new electric commercial vehicles in Europe by 2024. The goal is to sell more than 600,000 electric vehicles annually in Europe from 2026. There are also details of Ford’s MEB model.

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Mar 4, 2022 - 01:41 pm

Volkswagen is realigning their technical development

Volkswagen has announced that it is realigning the focus and working methods of Technical Development (TD) to shift towards electromobility and digitalisation. According to Chief Development Officer Thomas Ulbrich, this will also have a massive impact on future electric cars such as the Trinity.

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Mar 1, 2022 - 02:56 pm

War in Ukraine halts electric car supply chains

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has a devastating impact on the local population and is also affecting global supply chains. Missing parts are bringing assembly lines in Germany, the UK and the Czech Republic to a standstill.

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Feb 25, 2022 - 03:24 pm

Skoda integrates Enyaq ME3.0 charging upgrade

Skoda has announced a software update for its MEB models in the Enyaq family. Called ME3, it includes improvements in range and charging performance, just like the underlying E3.0 update at VW. But it also adjusts some of the criticized displays.

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Feb 22, 2022 - 10:48 am

Volkswagen optimizing ID.3 production in the UK

Volkswagen has stopped taking orders for certain versions of its ID.3 electric car in the UK, in order to shorten lead times amid the semiconductor supply shortage. The only model currently available to order in the UK is the ID.3 Pro Performance Life, starting at £35,835.

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Feb 22, 2022 - 10:21 am

VW reconsiders the ID. Life concept

Volkswagen has decided on a new direction for its upcoming electric small car ID. Life. The concept presented at the IAA in 2021 has fallen out of favour in Wolfsburg already.

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Feb 21, 2022 - 03:22 pm

Volkswagen confirms ID. Buzz data

Shortly before the world premiere on 9 March, VW Commercial Vehicles has officially announced key data on the series version of the ID. Buzz for the first time – both the drive and the body. So far, there is still no confirmed information on the price and exact market launch.

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