Audi unions demand to build EV, don’t want to be left behind

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BERLIN (Reuters) – Labor leaders at Volkswagen’s luxury Audi brand have asked top management to assign production of an all-electric model to the carmaker’s main plant in Germany, concerned they might lose out as electric cars gain in importance. Audi will next year start building its first mass-produced electric model, the e-tron quattro sport-utility vehicle, at a plant in Brussels, together with batteries that will also be used in other VW group EVs. Audi, Volkswagen’s main profit contribut

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