Hannover/Germany, Września/Poland, 3 December 2019 – 200,000 vehicles in 39 months: at the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles plant in the Polish city of Września this production record is a reason to celebrate. In only around three years since the start of production in September 2016, the workers at the plant, which had already been built in record time, have in total turned out 200,000 Crafter and MAN TGE vehicles.
Hannover / Września, 29 November 2019 – The Crafter-based Grand California is Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ new large mobile home. Full production of the campervan began this spring. Now the Crafter plant in Września (Poland) has already seen the 1000th Grand California roll off the production line.
Hannover, 21 November 2019 – Over the past then month Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) has delivered 409,600 light commercial vehicles to customers world-wide and remains on last year’s level (409,700 units). In the month of October alone global sales of the Caddy, Transporter, Crafter and Amarok product lines rose by five per cent to 39,800 units.
Hannover/Hamburg, 6 November 2019 – Start-ups Neohelden and VISCOPIC have won the Future Logistics Challenge 2019. The award was initiated by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Hermes Europe. The winners each receive €125,000 of start-up capital to carry out a feasibility test of the ideas that they presented. They will be doing this proof of concept test together with Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Hermes Europe. The shared objective: solutions for the logistics world of tomorrow.
Hannover, 11 October 2019 – In the first nine months of the year Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 369,850 light commercial vehicles to customers worldwide, putting it close to last year’s level (371,800 units; -0.5 per cent). The Crafter demonstrates its growth potential with a 30 per cent increase in sales.
Hannover, 8 October 2019 – The Chairman of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Board of Management, Thomas Sedran, has been elected Chairman of ACEA’s Light Commercial Vehicles General Management (LCV-GM) committee. In this role he will represent all manufacturers of light commercial vehicles who are members of ACEA.
Hannover, 26 September 2019 – The new Multivan 6.1 has won the ‘autonis – Best Design Innovation 2019’ award in the ‘Vans’ category. The result of the readers’ poll run by motoring magazine AUTO MOTOR UND SPORT was unambiguous: 53.6 per cent of all participants voted for the latest generation of the cult van from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. The design award was presented this evening in Stuttgart.
Hannover, 12 September 2019 – Over the past eight months, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) has delivered 336,600 light commercial vehicles to customers worldwide and thereby attained the same volume as in the corresponding time period of the prior year (336,400 units). In the month of August alone, the brand's global deliveries grew 3.4 per cent to 36,200 light commercial vehicles.
Frankfurt a.M./Hannover, 9 September 2019 – New logo and new digital customer experience: Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) is activating its new brand design – in line with the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand.