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06/29/17
Technology

German Mobility Award 2017: Emergency Assist from Volkswagen acclaimed as a pioneering innovation

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  • 'Germany – Land of Ideas' initiative and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure give award on this year's theme of safety to Volkswagen

Volkswagen's Emergency Assist driver assistance system has won the 'German Mobility Award 2017'. The award was presented to Volkswagen yesterday evening by the 'Germany – Land of Ideas' initiative and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure for safe, intelligent mobility. Accepting the award, Stefan Gies, Head of Chassis Development for the Volkswagen brand, said: "Emergency Assist makes an important contribution to reducing accidents. Thanks to the continuous enhancement of our driver assistance systems, we succeed in pointing the way to the mobility of the future. This award is recognition for the expertise and dedication of our development team."

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