FRANKFURT: Volkswagen’s premium auto brand Audi said on Tuesday it would invest 14 billion euros through 2023 in electric mobility, digitalisatio, and autonomous driving.
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Overall, the company’s total projected expenditure for the next five years amounts to 40 billion euros, the company said in a statement. It also plans restructuring measures that will generate 1 billion in earnings uplift already in 2018.
“This planning round bears a clear signature: We are taking a very systematic approach to electric mobility and will be much more focused in future,” said Audi’s management board chairman Bram Schot.
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“We are consistently prioritising our resources for future-oriented products and services that are highly attractive and relevant to the market.”
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