Volkswagen confirmed the “death” of the legendary Beetle

Volkswagen подтвердил «смерть» легендарной модели Beetle

Head of marketing Department of Volkswagen Herbert Diess told about the imminent parting with the “Beetle”. He told reporters that said that the Beetle has no place in the future of the manufacturer.

The group heads for hybrid cars and electric cars, and refuses to classical models.

This statement sounds rather strange considering that not long ago the manufacturer presented elektrobaggi on the Beetle platform. However, in his statement] is not hinted that the “Bug” will be an electric serial counterpart. Meanwhile, Groupe VAG is working on electric cars Porsche Macan and Taycan, as well as on electric and hybrid models under the Volkswagen brand, orders for the first electric car which hatchback I. D. will open 8 may.