Audi, Germany sign deal allowing flying car testingJune 21
German automakers willing to drop all tariffs with U.S., report saysJune 20
Audi suspends Stadler, installs Schot as interim CEOJune 19
Audi CEO Stadler arrested; Bram Schot to be named interim chief, report saysJune 18
Volkswagen is preparing to name Bram Schot as interim leader of its Audi unit, Bloomberg reported, following the arrest of the luxury brand's longtime chief Rupert Stadler over his role in VW's diesel-emissions cheating.
VW could face further fines from German authoritiesJune 15
VW market manipulation probe could end this year, Germany saysJune 14
Germany defends automakers as national interest in swipe at TrumpJune 13
Chancellor Angela Merkel's government vowed to stand up for the German auto industry, sending a veiled signal to U.S. President Donald Trump to back off threats to levy tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.
VW will shut down production at main German plant in switch to WLTP emissions testingJune 6
Switch to EVs threatens 75,000 German auto industry jobs, study saysJune 5
Germany's Grammer in talks with Chinese 'white knight' over takeover bidMay 29
Daimler CEO Zetsche questioned over emissions fixesMay 29
Germany's Transport Ministry questioned Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche over how many Mercedes vans and cars need to be fixed to meet emissions rules after the automaker was ordered to recall Vito vans because they breached emissions regulations.
U.S. import investigation borders on 'provocation,' German trade group saysMay 24
A U.S. decision to launch a national security investigation into car imports borders on provocation, and marks a further low point in business ties with Europe that will hit both manufacturers and consumers, Germany's DIHK Chambers of Industries and Commerce said.