Audi's Pebble Beach concept may lead to e-tron version of R8Aug. 6
German brands race to update crossovers, SUVsAug. 6
Audi leans on crossovers, including an EVAug. 6
Mercedes plunge puts U.S. luxe crown at riskAug. 1
VW-AUDI: A lift from expanded crossover roster; Audi rolls onAug. 1
Volkswagen's U.S. sales rose 13 percent in July to 30,520 on more growth from its expanded crossover lineup. U.S. sales at Volkswagen Group, behind the VW brand, have advanced every month this year -- making it the only major automaker to do so.
Sales dip to start 2nd half amid car slumpAug. 1
Paced by declines at Ford, the Japan 3, General Motors and Hyundai-Kia, light-vehicle sales fell in July as the auto industry lost speed going into the second half of a year projected to be weaker than the robust first six months. The SAAR fell to 16.73 million, in line with projections. Light-truck demand rose while car deliveries skidded 18 percent.
Audi will preview electric supercar at Pebble BeachAug. 1
Millennials are design, technology change agentsJuly 30
Audi adds connectivity features to bigger, 2nd-gen Q3July 25
Audi has made the second-generation Q3 crossover bigger and added more tech and connectivity equipment. The latest Q3 switches to parent Volkswagen Group's flexible MQB architecture from an older platform.
VW prepares to make BMW's Markus Duesmann new Audi CEO, sources sayJuly 24
Markus Duesmann will become Audi CEO on Jan. 1, according to sources at Automobilwoche. The engine development expert would be the second high-profile defection from BMW to VW Group following the departure of Herbert Diess in 2015 to become head of the VW brand.