Essay about German Car Industry

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Auto German Automotive Industry Overview Makers – BMW, Audi, VW Markets – EU and non-EU – overview Stats

The largest shareholder of Audi AG is Volkswagen AG, which holds over 99 percent of the share capital. Volkswagen AG includes the consolidated accounts of Audi AG in its own consolidated financial statements. In recent years, the possibility of Audi being spun off or otherwise divested by Volkswagen has been mooted

Daimler AG , geramn car corp Daimler AG is a German manufacturer of automobiles, motor vehicles, and engines, which dates back more than a century. Mercedes-Benz (German pronunciation: [mɛʁˈtseːdəs ˈbɛnts]) is a German manufacturer of automobiles, buses, coaches, and trucks. Mercedes-Benz is a division of its parent
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Some critics claim that the emissions produced during hydrogen fuel production outweigh the reduction of tailpipe emissions, and that the Hydrogen 7 is a distraction from more immediate, practical solutions for car pollution.
Vehicles sold in all markets according to BMW's annual reports. Year | BMW | MINI | Rolls-Royce | Motorcycle | 2000 | 822,181 | | | | 2001 | 880,677 | | | | 2002 | 913,225 | | | | 2003 | 928,151 | | | | 2004 | 1,023,583 | | | | 2005 | 1,126,768 | 200,428 | 796 | 97,474 | 2006 | 1,185,088 | 188,077 | 805 | 100,064 | 2007 | 1,276,793 | 222,875 | 1,010 | 102,467 | 2008 | 1,202,239 | 232,425 | 1,212 | 101,685 | 2009 | 1,068,770 | 216,538 | 1,002 | 87,306 | 2010 | 1,224,280 | 234,175 | 2,711 | 98,047 | audi Audi AG (Xetra: NSU) is a German manufacturer of a range of automobiles, from supermini to crossover SUVs in various body styles and price ranges that are marketed under the Audi brand (German pronunciation: [ˈaʊdi]), positioned as the premium brand within the Volkswagen Group.[3]
The company is headquartered in Ingolstadt, Germany, and has been a wholly owned (99.55%[4]) subsidiary of Volkswagen AG since 1966, following a phased purchase of its predecessor, Auto Union, from its former owner, Daimler-Benz. Volkswagen relaunched the Audi brand with the 1965 introduction of the Audi F103 series.
The largest shareholder of Audi AG is Volkswagen AG, which holds over 99 percent of the

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