With Golf R400 canceled, VW shifts to Golf RMon, 25, Apr 2016
After canceling plans for a 395-hp Golf R400, Volkswagen is weighing its options for the next generation of the Golf R.
Cadillac targets 11% operating margin in 10 yearsMon, 25, Apr 2016
Cadillac is targeting an 11 percent operating margin in 10 years, brand President Johan de Nysschen said today in an interview with Reuters, laying out a timeline for the long-term turnaround.
German automakers to recall 630,000 diesel cars to fix emissionsFri, 22, Apr 2016
Volkswagen, Opel, Audi, Mercedes and Porsche will recall 630,000 vehicles to fix diesel emissions management software, a German government official said, widening a clampdown on air pollution in the wake of the VW scandal.
VW's 'defeat device' software developed at Audi in 1999, report saysTue, 19, Apr 2016
German carmaker Audi created so-called defeat devices which cut emissions in 1999, years before parent company Volkswagen used them to cheat diesel emissions tests, a German newspaper reported today.
Audi tests the frontier of virtual reality technologyMon, 18, Apr 2016
Marketers are eager to exploit virtual-reality technology, but there is no playbook for how to use it effectively as a marketing tool. Audi, a pioneer, is developing one as it goes.
'Audi Man' Tony Stark takes R8 for a spin in latest superhero flickMon, 18, Apr 2016
Allegiances will be in question during upcoming superhero flick Captain America: Civil War as friends turn to foes. But the alliance between Tony Stark and Audi will be as solid as ever.
Mercedes' global sales climb twice as fast as BMW in Q1Tue, 12, Apr 2016
Mercedes boosted sales twice as fast as BMW in the first quarter, moving the brand closer to clinching the lead in the world's luxury-car market for the first time in a decade.
Bosch considers stake in digital map maker HereFri, 08, Apr 2016
Auto supplier Bosch said Friday it was in talks with high-definition digital maps company Here and is exploring whether to take a stake.
Audi to focus on dealer profitability and an increased marketing spendMon, 11, Apr 2016
Audi of America aims to boost sales and dealer profits and plans a major marketing boost to support key model launches in 2016.
See the VW and Audi 'Clean Diesel' spots in FTC's crosshairsMon, 04, Apr 2016
Advertising became a major part of VW's emissions-rigging scandal last month when the Federal Trade Commission alleged in a federal complaint that the automaker deceived consumers with ads that promoted "clean diesel" VWs and Audis.
VW slips for 5th straight month, Audi rollsFri, 01, Apr 2016
Volkswagen of America saw sales fall for the fifth straight month in March as its core passenger cars continued to struggle with crossover-happy consumers, while Audi’s hot streak continued, notching its 63rd-straight monthly U.S. sales record.
Audi plans big ad push for A4, Q7Fri, 01, Apr 2016
Audi of America will spend more on marketing this year to support key model launches and maintain its record sales momentum. Scott Keogh, president of Audi of America, declined to quantify the increase but said the luxury brand's 2016 marketing budget is “tens of millions of more dollars” than its 2015 expenditures.