Volkswagen plans to undertake a sub-border crossing of around 18,000 euros in the electric car line, thus increasing the company's efforts to launch zero-emission models that are cheaper than those initiated by Tesla, Ziarul Financiar.
The model can be constructed at the Volkswagen plant in Germany, according to sources close to the project, which demanded that the company's board of directors not yet be defined on the project because it does not receive a final approval.
The model sales will start after 2020 and the company plans to sell about 200,000 cars a year. Thus, Volkswagen would equate the production power of its Tesla competitors, whose models were more expensive.
The company's "Polaris" restructuring project is part of an ambitious plan for the company in which the Germans are trying to streamline production for the future market.
For this reason, the world's largest automotive manufacturer is trying to allocate capital from other business segments to begin the most aggressive initiative in the automobile industry – the reorganization of billions of euros that Volkswagen wants to achieve with a discount. costs.
In China, Volkswagen plans to expand its production beyond the Anting plant and Foshan production area, which was selected for the special production of electric cars from 2020 onwards.
So far, in North America, Volkswagen plans to manufacture electric cars only at the Chattanooga plant.