Audi will miss profitability goal as VW scandal, Takata hit earningsFri, 29, Jul 2016
Audi will miss its profitability target this year as costs for parent VW Group's diesel emissions scandal and possible recalls of cars fitted with Takata airbags hit earnings.
VW brand Q2 profit falls 12% on emissions scandal effectsThu, 28, Jul 2016
VW Group's namesake brand posted a 12 percent drop in second-quarter profit, after cost cuts and streamlining fell short amid rising costs of the company's diesel emissions-cheating crisis.
Audi prices A4 allroad from $44,950Tue, 26, Jul 2016
When the 2017 Audi A4 allroad reaches dealership lots this fall, it will start at $44,950, including a $950 shipping charge. The A4 allroad, the second wagon in Audi's U.S. lineup, is powered by a 2.0-liter engine that produces 252 hp and 273 pounds-feet of torque.
Audi plans three electric models by 2020, CEO tells paperSun, 24, Jul 2016
Audi aims to have three electric models by 2020 and for electric vehicles to account for 25 to 30 percent of its sales by 2025, CEO Rupert Stadler told a German newspaper.
Audi plans electric car push to put heat on TeslaTue, 19, Jul 2016
Audi will aim for electric cars to account for a quarter of its sales by 2025 as part of a strategic overhaul following the emissions scandal at parent VW Group, company sources said, in a move that could step up the challenge to Tesla.
Steady Audi hits 80 months of sales gainsMon, 18, Jul 2016
Audi's run of year-on-year sales increases reached a remarkable 80 months in June.
Mercedes beats BMW at half-year mark in global luxury sales raceTue, 12, Jul 2016
Mercedes-Benz solidified its sales lead over the BMW brand in the first half of the year, moving closer to a goal of unseating its rival for the first time since 2005 as the global No. 1 in luxury deliveries.
South Korea to decide soon on whether to suspend VW salesMon, 11, Jul 2016
South Korea's environment ministry said today it will decide later this month whether to revoke the certification of 32 vehicle models made by Volkswagen after prosecutors accused the German automaker of fabricating documents on emissions and noise-level tests.
VW's diesel fix for Audi Q5 makes NOx worse, consumer group saysFri, 08, Jul 2016
VW Group's technical fix for the Audi Q5, one of the vehicles involved in its diesel-emissions cheating scandal, did not reduce harmful pollution in a new test, a European consumer group said. The organization claims NOx emissions were 25 percent higher after the removal of illegal software in the SUV.
Ford F-150 tops pickups in June Twitter engagementThu, 07, Jul 2016
The Ford F-150 topped all pickups in Twitter engagement in June, a month where Chevrolet launched a new ad campaign that jabbed the toughness of the F-150's stamped aluminum bed.
VW slump continues; Audi sets a recordMon, 04, Jul 2016
Volkswagen of America posted its lowest June sales since 2011 while luxury sibling Audi notched another monthly record on surging crossover sales.