VW's MQB platform already cuts costs, offsets forex effects -CFO

Newswire

BERLIN, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Volkswagen Finance Chief Hans Dieter Poetsch said the carmaker's new "MQB" modular platform is already helping to cut costs, dismissing concerns that the technology is weighing on profit. Savings achieved through the vehicle platform will also help offset adverse currency effects, Poetsch said on Wednesday during a conference call, without being more specific. Currency effects should be "somewhat higher" next year than in 2013, the CFO ...

REGISTER NOW

To access this content simply register below now.
Registering is easy and allows you to:

  • Access all WardsAuto.com public content and newswire stories
  • Participate in forums
  • Comment on articles
  • Sign up for e-newsletters
  • And much more!
     

Already registered? here.
Connect With Us

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×