Their production will keep jobs in the country
The electric vehicle market will become more and more interesting. A large German Volkswagen (VW) intends to compete with Tesla with a cheap electricity cars that it will generate in Germany to keep jobs in the country.
Three Volkswagen factories will be re-directed to generate electricity cars of up to 20,000 euros, Reuters reported, identifying sources that are familiar with the company's plans. The German maker does not officially confirm the news.
VW and other chermakers are trying to adapt to the rigorous rules introduced since revealing the falsification of diesel engine tests for the content of harmful substances in their emissions. The chief executive of VW, Herbert Dice, recently warned that German car production was about to disappear.
Following the UN call for definite steps to slow down global warming, those participating in the EU agreed to reduce car emissions by 35% by 2030. In terms of Dice, to achieve the goal This, VW must increase the share of electricity cars all sales volume up to 30%.
VW plans relating to the launch of the MEB and I.D. Air, will be discussed at a meeting of the supervisory board & company later this month. For the time being, the automaker has no official comments on what appeared in the media.
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