Volkswagen WeShare with a full-electric fleet is launched in Berlin

27 June 2019, 07:55:54

Volkswagen WeShare with a full-electric fleet is launched in BerlinVolkswagen WeShare is a car-sharing service, which has been launched today in Berlin. It consists of an entirely electric fleet, including 1,500 e-Golfs, which are to be followed by 500 e-up! vehicles at the beginning of 2020 and the first units of Volkswagen ID.3s in mid-2020.

WeShare is a "free-floating" system without rental stations and is operated digitally via an app. Vehicles will be recharged on the public charging network in Berlin, including newly created charging points at 70 branches of food retailers Lidl and Kaufland. Initially, the price of the service will be 19 cents per minute. From September onwards, tariffs in three categories are to be offered at an average price per minute of 29 cents. An expansion of WeShare, initially to Prague, together with Škoda, and then to Hamburg, is planned for 2020.

"With WeShare, we have tailored car sharing to meet the needs of users: easy to use with 100 per cent electric operation on green power," said Christian Senger, Volkswagen Board Member for Digital Car & Services, today in Berlin. "With such a consistent, broad offering, we stand out from the competition. We are outstandingly well-positioned to participate in the expanding car-sharing market."Source

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