You must have an Automotive Newssubscription to view the digital edition
Click here to subscribe
In a first for a German automaker, Porsche is starting sales of its refreshed Macan SUV in China ahead of other markets.
Germany became the first country worldwide to legalize the use of a highly autonomous driving system last year, with a few stipulations.
Porsche expects to increase its vehicle sales this year thanks to higher demand in China after previously forecasting flat volume.
VW Group believes its Seat unit can now compete against Alfa Romeo in Europe, an ambition that failed in the past because the Spanish brand lacked Alfa's aspirational appeal.
Rules that restrict the use of driverless cars on public roads in Europe may give the U.S. and China an advantage in the race to launch fully autonomous vehicles.
Audi has made its Q3 bigger and added more tech and connectivity equipment for the compact SUV's second-generation.
Porsche has updated its Macan crossover with a fresher design, improved handling, as well as more comfort and connectivity features.
Herbert Diess' initial efforts to slim down VW Group's sprawling empire have earned him praise as he surpasses his first 100 days as CEO this week, even as the automaker's core strategic direction remains unchanged.
Mercedes-Benz Vans enjoyed a record sales year in 2017 based on solid demand for the large van segment, particularly the Sprinter. Volker Mornhinweg discussed the division's outlook with Automotive News Europe.
Mercedes-Benz and BMW stand to lose most from tit-for-tat import tariffs imposed first by the U.S. on China and then reciprocated. Unfortunately for both, there isn't much they can do to shield themselves from the fallout.
Like many other people, my faith in diesel has been challenged by revelations of emissions cheating.
It's not coming to the U.S. or Canada, but Volkswagen hopes its T-Cross small crossover will appeal to young families in urban areas almost everywhere else in the world.
VW hopes its new T-Cross subcompact SUV will appeal to young families in urban areas that want a maximum amount of rear legroom and trunk space in a small package.
Opel's works council boss has spent most of the past six years quietly settling labor conflicts behind closed doors. PSA's latest move caused him to change tactics.
Opel's unions condemned the possible partial sell-off of the automaker's Ruesselsheim-based r&d arm, demanding management explain itself at a town hall meeting this week.
VW believes it has a blueprint that could pave the way for a renegotiation of its more than 3,000 European auto dealers contracts.
VW released the first image of its forthcoming T-Cross, a small crossover that is expected to round out the automaker's SUV range. The T-Cross will make its world debut this autumn.
VW Group let its diesel fleet renewal program in Germany expire at the end of June, a company source said, deciding against extending the incentive for a third time.
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler, who is being held in prison in connection with parent VW Group's diesel scandal, likely will not return to his post even if he clears his name, according to company insiders.
Volkswagen has opened Rwanda's first car plant as it seeks to benefit from expected increased demand for mobility in the East African nation.
Germany's KBA vehicle regulatory agency is examining Audi's vehicle development at the automaker's headquarters in Ingolstadt for irregularities in its emissions testing in the latest sign that authorities no longer trust...
Audi cancelled a marketing event in Brussels where it was due to launch its first purpose-built electric vehicle after the arrest of CEO Rupert Stadler put a shadow over the brand in Europe.
It would have been just another busy week at Audi were it not for a little matter of the arrest and imprisonment of CEO Rupert Stadler.
When a crisis strikes, a company's board must spring into action and take charge to quickly restore confidence.
Automotive NewsJobs Board
Get 24/7 access to in-depth, authoritative coverage of the auto industry from a global team of reporters and editors covering the news that's vital to your business.
Sign up today to get the best of Automotive News delivered straight to your email inbox, free of charge. Choose your news – we'll deliver.
Entire contents © Crain Communications, Inc.
Use of editorial content without permission is strictly prohibited. All Rights Reserved.