The Volkswagen e-Golf is history: Today the aftermost agent rolls off the accumulation band at the Transparent Branch in Dresden. With the e-Golf in Uranogrey, a absolute of 50,401 cartage accept been bogus in Dresden back March 2017. At the alpha of the new year 2021, the accumulation breadth of the Transparent Branch will be reconstructed for three weeks afore the aboriginal ID.3 alternation cartage cycle off the accumulation curve in Dresden at the end of January.
Danny Auerswald, arch of bulb of the Transparent Factory: “The end of the e-Golf is additionally the alpha of the final affairs for the ID.3. In aloof a few weeks, we will be aperture the abutting affiliate for the Transparent Factory. After Zwickau, we are the additional breadth in Europe to accomplish cartage based on the new modular e-drive system. Volkswagen is appropriately underlining the accent of the Saxon plants in the group-wide E-offensive.”
Thomas Aehlig, Chairman of the Works Council of the Transparent Factory: “The alpha of accumulation of the ID.3 is actual acceptable account for the workforce and the accolade for the abounding efforts fabricated in the transformation of the armpit back 2016. We accept appropriately accomplished acceptable job aegis for the amount workforce and a absolute approaching angle for the site.”
Dresden site: Technical accessories for the ID.3 in two waves
At the alpha of 2021, the accumulation breadth of the Transparent Branch will be acclimatized to accommodated the requirements of the Modular Electric Drive Kit (MEB). The aboriginal conversions for the ID.3 already took abode in summer 2020. As one of seven stations, the “marriage”, area the anatomy and anatomy are anchored together, was adapted. The about-face measures in winter include, for example, the accession of a arrangement on which the across-the-board roof is adapted and the adjustment of the arresting accessories for the accession of the cockpit and bench system.
e-Golf: One of the best accepted e-vehicles in Europe
The e-Golf was launched in 2014 and was produced in Wolfsburg until summer 2020. In 2017, the Transparent Branch started accumulation in alongside to accommodated the aerial demand. In total, 145,561 larboard the two German accumulation accessories in added than seven years. Measured by sales figures, the e-Golf is one of the best accepted e-cars in Europe – abnormally with barter in Norway and the German home market.
Transparent Branch Dresden: E-location and advertise for e-mobility back 2017
Since aperture in 2001, the aloof alehouse Phaeton (84,235 units, 2001-2016), the Bentley Flying Spur (2,186 units, 2005/2006 and 2013/2014) and, back 2017, the e-Golf (50,401 units) accept formed off the accumulation band in the Transparent Factory.
The barrage of the e-Golf additionally apparent the cardinal alteration of the aggregation into a “Centre of Approaching Mobility”. Innovative business areas such as the “Future Advancement Incubator”, Volkswagen’s start-up programme, and the “Future Advancement Campus”, a acquirements class for training and added education, the amplification of agent commitment and as a analysis acreage for Accumulation 4.0, accept fabricated the breadth fit for the future. This acknowledged transformation will abide apace with the approaching alternation accumulation of the ID.3 from the end of January 2021.
MEB makes electric cars acceptable for the masses
The ID.3 is the aboriginal agent to be based on Volkswagen’s Modular Electric Drive Kit (MEB). The belvedere was developed accurately for e-cars and makes the best accessible use of the possibilities of electric mobility. For example, the ID.3 has a continued range, affluence of autogenous amplitude and activating handling. Added than 28,000 cars accept been handed over to barter back the Europe-wide bazaar barrage in September. The basal adaptation of the ID.3 will amount beneath than 30,000 euros (without accompaniment subsidies) and will be accessible to adjustment in aboriginal 2021.
Strong e-car array at the breadth Germany
With its bent access into e-mobility, Volkswagen is authoritative an important accession to altitude aegis and appropriately creating abiding affairs for its about 100,000 advisers at its German plants. In accession to accumulation at the Zwickau bulb and, in future, Dresden, the basic plants in Brunswick, Kassel, Salzgitter and Wolfsburg are additionally involved. They accomplish important apparatus such as the electric motor or the array system. The Emden and Hanover agent plants are additionally appointed to alpha bearing e-cars from 2022. In the average term, the Group address in Wolfsburg is to become the beat branch for the awful automatic accomplish of electric vehicles.