To coincide with the foundation event held in Berlin for a National Platform for Electric Mobility, Volkswagen unveils the Golf blue-e-motion and has outlined its future programme for electric and hybrid production vehicles. Following on from the Touareg hybrid which goes on sale summer 2010, a hybrid Jetta will be launched in 2012 ahead of hybrid versions of the Golf and Passat for the range in 2013. Also in 2013 the first of the all-electric vehicles will go on sale in the form of the Up! blue-e-motion followed closely by the Golf blue-e-motion and the Jetta blue-e-motion. Jörg Sommer is appointed to the newly created role of Sales Director for e-mobility on 1 October 2010.