Volkswagen Ramps Up E-mobility Spending to $59 Billion by 2026

By Reuters
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December 9, 2021 Updated: December 9, 2021

FRANKFURT—Volkswagen on Thursday said it would ramp up spending for battery-powered electric vehicles by around 50 percent to 52 billion euros ($59 billion) by 2026 as part of the group’s far-reaching transformation.

The investment is part of Volkswagen’s new revolving 5-year spending plan, which foresees total investments of 159 billion euros in the 2022–2026 period, compared with 150 billion for the 2021–2025 period.

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