VW Aims for 10,000 EVs in China by 2018

VW UP concept
VW Tuareg Hybrid
In brief: Volkswagen is aiming high for Chinese electric sales, aiming to sell 10,000 electrics by 2018.

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Volkswagen AG is hoping to sell 10,000 electric vehicles of all descriptions in China by 2018. Karl-Thomas Neumann, Volkswagen Group China president, made the announcement at a conference in Shenzhen.

Volkswagen entered China thirty years ago and was the first non-Chinese automaker to enter the Chinese market. VW will join competitors locally as well as Nissan, GM, and Daimler for electric vehicle sales there. VW Tuareg Hybrid

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China is emerging as the largest market in the world for vehicle sales, especially electrics.

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