VW Growth Plan Includes Unveiling Concepts at Geneva Motor Show

Jonathon Poskitt

The Volkswagen Group may show as many as seven concepts at the Geneva International Motor Show in March (Press Days are March 1-2), according to Automotive News, which reports that concepts will be exhibited for the group’s VW, SEAT and Skoda brands. In addition, Italdesign Giugiaro, which the VW Group took over last spring, also may have two concept cars for the VW brand.  

As part of VW’s aim to become the top-selling carmaker by 2018, we will begin to see the concepts of future production models that will assist the German automaker in its aim. One of the stars of the Geneva show this year is bound to be Volkswagen’s XL1 concept, a vehicle that is capable of achieving amazing levels of efficiency (circa 300 mpg has been suggested). This follows on from the forthcoming Up! range that will enter production later this year, with VW, Skoda and SEAT brands all getting a version of the Up!  Continue reading ›