- Volkswagen and Ford have finalised alliance plans that will result in a new EV, pick-up trucks and vans
- New Ford-badged EV to be underpinned by VW’s MEB platform
- Not expected to affect either company’s plans for the Indian market
Ford and Volkswagen bosses have finalised their wide-ranging global alliance, which will involve the two giants working together on electric cars, pick-up trucks, vans and autonomous technology.
The companies initially agreed to work together on commercial vehicle development in January 2019, with the plans expanded to include pick-ups and a Ford EV built on the Volkswagen Group’s MEB platform last July. The two firms have now signed official agreements for the partnership and outlined full details of the projects involved.
In a joint release, Ford and Volkswagen said that their alliance will help them to “meet rapidly evolving…