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Volkswagen provides further impetus for South America strategy with compact model Virtus

  • World premiere in Sao Paulo: Virtus to regain market shares with innovative MQB technology
  • Superior package with generous space crossing segment boundaries, emotional design and the latest connectivity features
  • Largest Volkswagen model offensive in Brazil launched: 20 new models by 2020, investments of €1.8 billion
  • Board Member for Sales Stackmann: "The Virtus sets standards in innovation and technology."

The Volkswagen brand is setting a further milestone in its South America strategy. With the world premiere of the entirely newly developed compact sedan Virtus in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Volkswagen is forging ahead with the realignment of the brand in South America. The new model, developed especially for the South American market, offers the latest features based on innovative MQB technology and is among the most spacious cars in its segment.

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