VW top brass warned of costs from illegal emissions a month before disclosure, report saysJuly 9
VW will reduce management ranks in cost-cutting moveJune 27
VW targets productivity gains, will break even in N.A. in 2020May 5
VW touts 'huge progress' in plan to roll out 4 affordable EVsApril 18
VW hurries new EVs to meet CO2 targetsMarch 21
Volkswagen must have the first of its I.D. purpose-built electric cars on sale in 2020 to achieve CO2 reduction targets in Europe and China, company executives say. VW plans to approve in August the design of the first vehicle, a Golf-sized hatchback based on the I.D. concept.
VW's Diess wins labor backing for reform plans, paper saysMarch 17
VW Group's powerful labor chief, Bernd Osterloh, said a dispute with VW brand boss Herbert Diess over how to implement reforms at the automaker's core brand has been laid to rest. "That's history," Osterloh told a German newspaper.
VW brand's cost-cutting likely to slow down on product offensiveMarch 13
Volkswagen's core brand reduced its fixed costs in Germany for the first time in nearly a decade last year, but management doesn't expect the brand can maintain the same momentum as it launches its biggest product offensive to date.