Sustainability Council


Initiator, supporter, critical voice and "challenger" – the roles and tasks of the Volkswagen Group Sustainability Council are as diverse as its topics.

Georg Kell
“Now it depends on the speed of the transformation to continue to be successful. We are therefore pleased to continue to accompany you on this path. In a smaller composition, we will react even more agile and still be able to offer a critical and constructive perspective from the outside.”
Georg Kell Founding director of the United Nations Global Compact and spokesman for the previous Sustainability Advisory Board
Georg Kell
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