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Verena Bentele and Klaus Zellmer mobility2talk #01
“How do we make mobility affordable
for everyone?”

09/24/21
Interview with Verena Bentele and Klaus Zellmer

Climate-friendly mobility must not exclude anyone: this is being called for by the “Bündnis sozialverträgliche Mobilitätswende (coalition for socially-responsible mobility), a consortium of unions, churches, social and environmental associations. Co-initiator Verena Bentele, President of the VdK social association, and Klaus Zellmer, Member of the Board of Management at Volkswagen responsible for sales, discuss e-mobility, public transport and subscription models for cars. With more than two million members, the VdK is the largest social association in Germany.

Volkswagen ID. LIFE concept car
Prospect for entry-level electric mobility: the ID. LIFE concept car from Volkswagen.
Verena Bentele, President of the VdK social association
Volkswagen AutoAbo
Volkswagen is picking up the pace of its Business Model 2.0 and offering car subscriptions from today

Electromobility for eyeryone ID.3 and ID.4 cars available in a subscription model in Germany

Public transport in rural areas must be greatly improved. This includes accessibility.
Verena Bentele
President of the VdK social association
An important task is a rapid energy revolution, making it possible to charge the increasing number of electric cars with clean electricity.
Klaus Zellmer
Member of the Board of Management at Volkswagen responsible for sales
Klaus Zellmer, Board Member for Sales, Marketing and After Sales at the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand
Verena Bentele, President of the VdK social association
Klaus Zellmer, Board Member for Sales, Marketing and After Sales at the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand