Volkswagen is forecasting the diesel share of the UK car market will drop to as low as 30percent as sales of alternative-fuelled cars strengthen.
Volkswagen is not afraid to take on Google or Apple in the race to be electro-mobility leaders, should either of the technology giants decide to launch car making arms, according to the firm`s sales and marketing boss Jürgen Stackmann.
Since its local launch in February 2015, Up! has only been offered as a 3-door model. Customers now have an option of buying a 5-door or 3-door Take Up! and Move Up! derivatives.