Strong results Porsche help Volkswagen

Good results with sportwagenmerk Porsche have Volkswagen helped in the third quarter.

The net profit went up a lot up a small 2.8 billion euros. That was a year ago almost 1.1 billion euro. The revenue came in the period from 55,2 billion of 54.7 billion euros a year back. Volkswagen repeated its expectations for the full year revenue growth to 5 per cent. Also think the German automaker a little more cars to deliver after the record of 10.7 million vehicles in 2017.

Volkswagen had the last period also still dealing with the consequences of the sjoemeldieselschandaal that in 2015 came out. So dismissed, the company Audi's ceo Rupert Stadler who has spent several months in custody, began the European Commission in a cartel investigation to VW, BMW and Mercedes-mother's Daimler. Just after the end of the third quarter gave Audi a penalty of 800 million euros for his role in the dieselschandaal.