VW's temporary Michigan home for diesel vehicles flagged for local violationThu, 23, Mar 2017
VW's efforts to put its diesel emissions violations behind it hit a minor speed bump this week when a Michigan city filed a lawsuit against the owners of the dilapidated Pontiac Silverdome, where thousands of VW diesel models are being stored without proper permits after the company bought them back from customers.
VW's 'Luv Bug' ad promotes size of new Atlas crossoverTue, 21, Mar 2017
VW to launch T-Roc in U.S. in '19Mon, 20, Mar 2017
Knockoffs and cousins: What people are saying about the VW ArteonTue, 14, Mar 2017
Volkswagen's replacement for the CC, the Arteon, will slot above the Passat in the brand's global lineup. It is built on VW's MQB architecture and was designed to give the brand's top sedan a more muscular appearance compared with its predecessor.
VW brand's cost-cutting likely to slow down on product offensiveMon, 13, Mar 2017
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.
VW pleads guilty to 3 felonies in deal to settle U.S. emissions caseThu, 09, Mar 2017
Volkswagen Group pleaded guilty to three U.S. felony counts to settle criminal charges over widespread emissions violations. VW agreed to pay $4.3 billion in penalties and cooperate with investigators, and would be subject to an independent monitor for at least three years. Sentencing has been delayed until April.
Volkswagen to replace CC with ArteonMon, 06, Mar 2017
VW's new premium sedan, the Arteon Gran Turismo, will replace the CC and slot above the Passat in the brand's global lineup. The VW Arteon will go on sale in mid-June in Germany, but it won't make it to the U.S. until next year as a 2019 model
U.S. sales slip again but SAAR remains strongWed, 01, Mar 2017
U.S. light-vehicle sales, hurt by a slump in car demand, slipped 1.1 percent in February as higher incentives and Presidents' Day promotions failed to help the industry rebound from January's dip. But the SAAR remained strong at 17.57 million. GM, Honda and Nissan, helped by strong truck demand and more generous discounts, posted higher sales, while weak car shipments dented Toyota, Ford, Hyundai-Kia and FCA volume.
VOLKSWAGEN: VW up 13% on Golf; Audi gains again on crossoversWed, 01, Mar 2017
VW sales continued to rebound in February following the automaker's diesel emissions scandal, rising 13 percent, while Audi sales climbed 17 percent last month, the luxury brand's 74th consecutive sales record.
VW bill for U.S. diesel buybacks: $2.9 billion and countingTue, 28, Feb 2017
Volkswagen has paid $2.9 billion to repurchase nearly 138,000 U.S. diesel vehicles through Feb. 18 under a sweeping settlement over emissions violations. A report by an independent claims supervisor said VW is buying back and terminating leases on about 15,000 vehicles a week.