Volkswagen Group India are partnering with Indo-German Urban Mela as “City Partners” for Pune as the 10 day exhibition comes to Pune from January 11 to 20, 2013. To be held at the Deccan College Grounds this Indo German Urban Mela has done the rounds in Mumbai earlier followed by Bangalore, Chennai and Delhi.
The event ends its program with the last stop in Pune where it will bring to the fore rapid urbanization through cultural and scientific events, talks and exhibitions. Plant tours will be organized by Volkswagen, offering free shuttle services from the Deccan College Grounds to the VW plant at Chakan. A total of 10 VW vehicles will be pressed into service to provide transportation during the Urban Mela.
Volkswagen will be presenting two concepts at the VW pavilion. MicroCity and NILS will be showcased while at the same time VW will be offering insights into future targets based on innovation, responsibility and sustainability. New hybrid vehicles, electric mobility and alternative fuels will be demonstrated while the company will also talk about future plans where hybrid mobility is concerned. ThinkBlue, eco compatible technologies and recycling concepts and renewable sources of energy will also be topics of discussion.