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Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company to Provide Update on Alliance Talks on Tuesday Conference Call


Volkswagen AG CEO Dr. Herbert Diess and Ford CEO Jim Hackett will hold a joint conference call to provide an update on the companies’ ongoing discussions regarding a global alliance


Jim Hackett, President and CEO, Ford Motor Company Dr. Herbert Diess, CEO, Volkswagen AG Jim Farley, President of Global Markets, Ford Motor Company Dr. Thomas Sedran, CEO, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles


Tuesday, Jan. 15, 8:30 a.m. ET / 2:30 p.m. CET


Access Information Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019

U.S. Toll-Free: 1.877.870.8664 Germany Toll-Free: 08001815287 International: 1.970.297.2423 Conference ID: 6368424



(Available after 2:00 p.m. ET the day of the event through Jan. 21, 2019)

Web: Toll-Free: 1.855.859.2056 International: 1.404.537.3406 Conference ID: 6368424


About Volkswagen Group

The Volkswagen Group with its headquarters in Wolfsburg is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. The product spectrum ranges from motorcycles to small cars and luxury vehicles. In the commercial vehicle sector, the products include ranges from pick-ups, buses and heavy trucks. The Group operates 120 production plants in 20 European countries and a further 11 countries in the Americas, Asia and Africa. Every weekday, around 642,292 employees worldwide produce nearly 44,170 vehicles, and work in vehicle-related services or other fields of business.

About Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, electrified vehicles and Lincoln luxury vehicles, provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. Ford employs approximately 200,000 people worldwide. For more information regarding Ford, its products and Ford Motor Credit Company, please visit

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