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Volkswagen Is Leading Auto With The MQB Platform

Volkswagen ) presented last February its new called Modular Transverse — the German acronym is MQB for the Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and brands. This platform be shared by a larger number of within the Volkswagen’s group in to current platforms.

It’s an enhancement in automotive production a turning point in the design and of future automobiles. VW expects to cut production time and cars with the MQB platform. This represents a major step in VW’s strategy to become the largest auto manufacturer by

Volkswagen Group Overview

The Group is based in Germany and is one of the leading automobile manufacturers and the in Europe. The Group is made up of ten Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, VW Vehicles, Scania and MAN. brand has its own character and operates as an entity on the market. The product extends from low-consumption cars to luxury class

It also has a stake in Porsche AG ), which is expected to fully the VW Group in the short-term.

The strategic of the company called Strategy aims to make the VW Group leader in 2018. Over the term, VW aims to increase sales to more than 10 vehicles a year and intends to its return on sales before tax to at 8%. To achieve these goals, the MQB will play an important

MQB Platform

Usually, each platform is designed specifically for a segment and shared between of similar size. A typical VW platform spans not just model variants, but in fact a variety of models sold different brands. VW is now creating modular platforms to serve the of its different subsidiaries.

The MQB platform is the most recent and be used for mass-market models front-wheel-drive cars, for which the are transversely mounted.

The modular of its name refers to its versatility in and type configurations. With the MQB the only dimension that is is the distance from the front to the firewall. Front and rear wheelbase, width, and track all can and grow.

The MQB will spawn an number of models of various covering the VW Group’s four brands. At the Volkswagen brand, for it covers the following models: Beetle, Golf, Scirocco, Tiguan, Touran, Sharan, and VW CC.

In the future, all of these models theoretically be produced on the same line and even will be to produce MQB models of different together. The first new vehicles to be based on the MQB will be the successor to the A3 and the next generation Golf.

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By a standardized, interchangeable set of parts which to build a variety of VW plans to cut the time taken to a car by 30%. On average, cars weigh 40kg lighter today’s equivalents.

One of the prominent of the MQB is the uniform position of all engines to accommodate two new four cylinder family series. Petrol will come from the series rated from to 150hp, whilst diesel will be supplied by the EA288 series putting out between and 190hp. The new engines will the Group’s engine and gearbox in the MQB system by 90% and the MQB also enables an mounting position for all current drive concepts from gas and hybrid versions to the pure drive.

The company has already rolled out the MLB for niche segments, which is exclusively in Audi’s top of the range The German acronym translates to longitudinal matrix, with referring to the engine orientation. already in use on the Audi A6/A7, and Q5 models.

VW’s plans to the platform matrix concept to all its range. MLB is already on the market and MQB is to be this year, MSB (modular platform) will debut in the generation of Porsche Panamera, Continental and VW Phaeton. Following will be MSS (modular sports-car that will be used in vehicles such as Porsche and Cayman, to the 911, the Audi R8 and the Gallardo.


The MQB platform allows the group to produce worlwide volume and niche models at competitive costs over the term. The MQB exploits synergies in key and allows greater economies of trough the production of more with the same platform. the invention of mass production by (F ) in the 20’s, this may be the most step in the automobile development and

The modular platforms concept is a structural advantage for VW’s in the automotive industry, allowing it to costs and be more competitive on By this way, it can gain share from General (GM ) and Toyota (TM ) to become the world’s automotive manufacturer.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any mentioned, and no plans to initiate any within the next 72 hours.

Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto
Volkswagen E Up! – Electric Car 60kW Auto


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