German Car Industry

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Auto German Automotive Industry Overview Makers – BMW, Audi, VW Markets – EU and non-EU – overview Stats The largest shareholder of Audi AG is Volkswagen AG, which holds over 99 percent of the share capital. Volkswagen AG includes the consolidated accounts of Audi AG in its own consolidated financial statements. In recent years, the possibility of Audi being spun off or otherwise divested by Volkswagen has been mooted Daimler AG , geramn car corp Daimler AG is a German manufacturer of automobiles, motor vehicles, and engines, which dates back more than a century. Mercedes-Benz (German pronunciation: [mɛʁˈtseːdəs ˈbɛnts]) is a German manufacturer of automobiles, buses, coaches, and trucks. Mercedes-Benz is a division of its parent…show more content…
Electric technology Audi is planning an alliance with the Japanese electronic giant Sanyo to develop a pilot hybrid electric project for the Volkswagen Group. The alliance could result in Sanyo batteries and other electronic components being used in future models of the Volkswagen Group.[38] Hybrid electric vehicles includes: * Audi A1 Sportback Concept[39] * Audi A4 TDI Concept E[40] Fully electric vehicles: * Audi e-tron Concept Supercar volkswagen Volkswagen (abbreviated VW) is the Volkswagen is the original marque within the Volkswagen Group, which includes the car marques Audi, Bentley Motors, Bugatti Automobiles, Automobili Lamborghini, SEAT, Škoda Auto and heavy goods vehicle manufacturer Scania. Volkswagen has been selling low sulphur diesel-powered engines for the European market since 2003 – reduces greenhouse emissions. A VW Golf turbo-diesel hybrid concept car was exhibited at the 2008 Geneva Motor Show, which has a fuel economy of 70 mpg (3.3 litres per 100 km). In March 2003, on its fiftieth anniversary, Volkswagen do Brasil launched in the local market the Gol 1.6 Total Flex, the first Brazilian commercial flexible fuel vehicle capable of running on any mix of E20-E25 gasoline and up to 100% hydrous ethanol fuel’ VW's Chief of research, Dr. Jürgen Leohold, said the company has concluded hydrogen fuel-cell cars are not a viable option’ All aelctric = The two-door E-Up! electric car concept. Volkswagen and Sanyo have
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