Volkswagen

Volkswagen owns Audi Bentley Bugatti Lamborghini Porsche SEAT

Volkswagen Group (parent company Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft) is a German multinational automotive company headquartered in Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is the largest automotive company in the world measured by revenue. It designs, manufactures and distributes passenger and commercial vehicles, motorcycles, engines, and turbomachinery and offers related services including financing, leasing and fleet management. In 2012, […]

After WW2 Ford Motor Company was offered the entire Volkswagen plant

After WW2 Ford Motor Company was offered the entire Volkswagen plant

After WW2, Ford Motor Company was offered the entire Volkswagen plant for free but declined thinking the Volkswagen Beetle “wasn’t worth a damn.” Volkswagen went on to sell 21,000,000 Beetles “In occupied Germany, the Allies followed the Morgenthau plan to remove all German war potential by complete or partial pastoralisation. As part of this, in […]

Porsche owns 50.73% of The Volkswagen Group, which in turn owns 100%

Porsche owns 50.73% of The Volkswagen Group, which in turn owns 100% of Porsche

Porsche Automobil Holding SE, is a German holding company with investments in the automotive industry. Porsche SE is headquartered in Zuffenhausen, a city district of Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg and is owned by the Piëch and Porsche families, and Qatar Holdings, through the Qatar Investment Authority (10%). Porsche owns 50.73% of the voting rights in Volkswagen AG, […]