Sustainability is deeply rooted in the Volkswagen Group. Our responsibility is not limited to the company and our workforce, but also includes society as a whole. Our initiatives are examples of how we fulfill this responsibility.

Zero Impact Factory

Zero Impact Factory

The vision of the “Zero Impact Factory” describes a factory that produces in a climate-, resource- and environmentally friendly manner and thus avoids environmental impacts in vehicle and component production. 


The Volkswagen Group is committed to the Paris Climate Agreement and aims to become a CO2-neutral company by 2050. It will also be of great importance to include the retail and service locations worldwide on this path.

The specified fuel consumption and emission data does not refer to a single vehicle and is not part of the offer but is only intended for comparison between different types of vehicles. Additional equipment and accessories (additional components, tyre formats, etc.) can alter relevant vehicle parameters such as weight, rolling resistance and aerodynamics, affecting the vehicle's fuel consumption, power consumption, CO2 emissions and driving performance values in addition to weather and traffic conditions and individual driving behavior. Further information on official fuel consumption data and official specific CO2 emissions for new passenger cars can be found in the "Guide to fuel economy, CO2 emissions and power consumption for new passenger car models", which is available free of charge from all sales dealerships and from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Str. 1, D-73760 Ostfildern, Germany and at