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Ford - Volkswagen AG Providing Update on Global Collaboration

WHAT: Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG will provide an update on their global alliance, which was announced in January. The companies also will share details of new collaborations also aimed at better serving their customers while improving each company’s competitiveness and capital efficiency.


WHO: Jim Hackett – Ford President and CEO

Dr. Herbert Diess – Volkswagen AG CEO 


WHEN: Friday, July 12, 8:00 a.m. ET (14:00 p.m. CEST)


PRESS CONFERENCE (For Credentialed Media Only):

Andaz Hotel – Wall Street
Bond Room (Concourse Level)

75 Wall Street 

New York, NY 10005


The press conference will be available on Switch Pool Ports and live-streamed here (Ford) or here (Volkswagen).



Participant Toll-Free: +1.877.870.8664

Participant International Dial-In Number: +1.484.653.6087

Conference ID: 2896566

Password: Volkswagen AG Ford


The conference call will be webcast here.

Ford/Volkswagen AG Global Alliance:

In January, Ford and Volkswagen AG announced a global alliance with initial plans to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickups for global markets beginning as early as 2022. In addition, Volkswagen AG and Ford signed a memorandum of understanding to investigate collaboration on autonomous vehicles, mobility services and electric vehicles. 


Volkswagen Media Relations

Marc Langendorf



Pietro Zollino



Volkswagen Investor Relations

Oliver Larkin



Andreas Buchta



Ford Communications

Jennifer Flake



Dan Pierce



Michael Baumann



Ford Investor Relations

Equity Community

Lynn Antipas Tyson



Fixed Income Community

Karen Rocoff


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