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The ID. LIFE: sustainable, innovative and timeless

Shaping Mobility

The best way to predict the future is to reinvent it. Join us on our Way to ZERO and experience exciting stories about SustainabilityInnovationFascination E and Digital Life.

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Experience electromobility – insights & facts

Highlights 2021
Nachhaltige Mobilität, das heißt vor allem: emissionsfrei und batterieelektrisch Fahren. Mit #ACCELERATE beschleunigen wir unsere weltweite E-Offensive. Aber der #WayToZero reicht weiter. So analysiert Volkswagen den kompletten Lebenszyklus der Fahrzeuge – von der Grundlagenforschung über die Entwicklung und Produktion bis hin zur Wiederverwertung nach Nutzungsende. Das Ziel: CO2 Emissionen und Umweltbelastungen Stück für Stück senken.
Ralf Brandstätter, CEO of the Volkswagen brand
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Sustainable materials in vehicle interiors

IAA Mobility 2021 – ID. Family

Expert Talk

“Reducing the loss of range intelligently”

“Reducing the loss of range intelligently”

Why do the all-electric ID. models consume more energy in winter than in summer? Jens Obernolte, Head of Energy and Weight Management at Volkswagen, explains why. He also shares tips on how to get through the cold season efficiently and comfortably despite this.
“Self-driving vehicles are becoming a means of public transport”

“Self-driving vehicles are becoming a means of public transport”

Prof. Andreas Knie is one of Germany’s most prominent transport experts. We meet up with him in Berlin, where he has been working at the Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) since 1988. We head to Potsdamer Platz together. During our conversation, he calls for traffic to be reduced in our towns and cities – to give pedestrians and cyclists more space.
5G for the fully networked factory of the future

5G for the fully networked factory of the future

Super fast, secure and extremely flexible: at the main plant in Wolfsburg, Volkswagen is testing 5G for future use in series production in automotive production. With a 5G campus network, many facilities and devices can be networked and controlled in new ways. What are the advantages? Two experts share details: Klaus-Dieter Tuchs works in corporate IT, and Sebastian Volk works in production for the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand.

Shaping Mobility Podcast

Shaping Mobility is the Volkswagen podcast about the future of mobility. The presenter duo Alina Engelmeier and Vincenzo Lanzilotti talk to independent mobility experts about trends and innovations in mobility. (German only)

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