Think bigger. Live bigger. Drive bigger.

It’s not about a bigger car, it’s about a better world. One where each day is driven with purpose, intentionality and enjoyment. VW has been driving bigger since asking people to think small. Now we’re more committed than ever to building a brighter, sustainable future while creating a more inclusive, open-minded community. Are you along for the ride?

It’s not about a bigger car, it’s about a better world. One where each day is driven with purpose, intentionality and enjoyment. VW has been driving bigger since asking people to think small. Now we’re more committed than ever to building a brighter, sustainable future while creating a more inclusive, open-minded community. Are you along for the ride?

Sustainability and Community:
For the future. For everyone.

Volkswagen’s vast solar array at their Chattanooga Plant sits between acres of forest land.

Sustainability
Every mile counts on the road to carbon neutrality. We’re committed to increasing our use of renewable energy and reducing our carbon footprint.

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Community
We see citizenship as a verb. That’s why we aim to play an active role in making every community safer, smarter, and more fun to live in each year.

Driving Together

ID.4 EVs sold in the first year have avoided an estimated 40,000 metric tons of direct carbon emissions, compared to if they had been driven at the same rate as the average gasoline vehicle That is equivalent to carbon sequestered from approximately 47,000 acres of U.S. forests in one year.

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*Based on total number of ID.4 vehicles sold from March 2021-February 2022, 2018 EPA data for miles traveled per year (11,500 miles) and direct CO2 emissions per mile for average gasoline passenger vehicles, EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator available at https://www.epa.gov/energy/greenhouse-gas-equivalencies-calculator; Manhattan size of 22.6 square miles stated on Britannica.com; average of regulation soccer field sizes as outlined by the International Football Association Board; Eiffel Tower total weight specifications as stated on Eiffel Tower Official Website toureiffel.paris.

On the Road Toward a Better Future

"What Fuels You" Road Trip: Episode 4

On Episode 4 of “What Fuels You,” Erika Gilsdorf travels to the VW Assembly Plant in Chattanooga, to meet with Kaye Fiorello, Environmental Compliance Specialist. Kaye shows her some of the sustainability-focused projects led by Volkswagen on the grounds. From the sprawling on-site solar field to the 50 sheep who trim the grass, this plant is working towards a more sustainable future. Our commitment to combining business and care for the outdoors drives change, and makes us all #DriveBigger.

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Going the Extra Mile

We’re proud to support those who make a positive impact on society and the world at large.

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NEGU® (Never Ever Give Up)

After her cancer diagnosis in 2011, eleven-year-old Jessie Rees made it her mission to fight the disease with more than medicine. The result was Jessie's creation and legacy: one-of-a-kind handmade care packages known as JoyJars. VW collaborated with NEGU for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, delivering JoyJars to children battling cancer. To this day, Jessie’s NEGU message has become a global inspiration of encouragement, spreading hope and joy among those who need it most.

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America SCORES

Serving over 13,000 students at 311 public and charter schools in 12 major cities, America SCORES inspires urban youth to lead healthy lives, become more engaged students, and have the confidence and character to make a difference in the world. VW donated ad space to America SCORES because they define the meaning of #DriveBigger everyday by uplifting communities, through soccer, service, and art.

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You Can Play Project

VW and USMNT player, Walker Zimmerman celebrate Pride Month by supporting You Can Play Project. This community of LGBTQ+ allies work together to amplify You Can Play Project's mission to create a safe and inclusive environment for all athletes, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender.

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