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Matthias Müller: "We will overcome this crisis"

  • Group CEO addresses Wolfsburg employees at works meeting
  • Müller announces swift and relentless clarification of emissions scandal
  • Müller: "We will do everything we can to ensure that Volkswagen continues to stand for good and secure jobs in the future"
  • EU6 diesel vehicles comply with legal specifications and environmental requirements
  • Technical solutions for customers are imminent
  • Care is even more important than speed – Müller: "We are dealing with four brands and many model variants"
  • Efficiency program to be intensified – further critical review of all planned investments

Speaking at a works meeting in Wolfsburg today the CEO of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Matthias Müller, promised employees "swift and relentless clarification" of the emissions scandal. He said that what had happened went against everything the Group and its people stand for and that there was no excuse. At the same time he encouraged employees to take heart: "We can and we will overcome this crisis, because Volkswagen is a group with a strong foundation. And above all because we have the best automobile team anyone could wish for." He added that the company would do everything it could to ensure that Volkswagen continues to stand for good and secure jobs in the future.

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