According to Reuters’ assets, Volkswagen has additionally made new partnerships with SK Innovation, a South Korean battery cellular producer, and Ford. Reuters reported final month that VW and Ford were in exploratory talks to increase self-driving electrical automobiles.
Following the embarrassing Dieselgate scandal in which Volkswagen cheated emissions checks, the European Union and the German executive have put a large number of drive on the automaker to proper its mistaken. Already towns are banning diesel engines, placing production jobs in danger. Volkswagen has out vital effort in the EV house, outpacing a lot of its competitors. But even with this formidable electrical push, moving manufacturing from combustion engines to electrical motors will value VW 14,000 jobs by means of 2020 for EVs take much less time to supply and battery production will shift out of the country.