VW Group names Porsche exec as strategy chiefJuly 17, 2018
Volkswagen AG named Porsche executive Juergen Rittersberger as its new head of strategy. He replaces Thomas Sedran, who will lead the group's commercial vehicles division.
VW T-Cross: Too small for North AmericaJuly 13, 2018
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.
Bosch told to hand over emails in Volkswagen emissions suitJuly 13, 2018
Robert Bosch must hand over emails in connection with lawsuits brought by investors against Porsche SE linked to VW Group's diesel emissions violations, a German court ruled.
German EVs will catch Tesla in coming years, study findsJuly 12, 2018
Electric-vehicle pioneer Tesla no longer has the road to itself.
VW signs deals for EVs, autonomous driving in ChinaJuly 10, 2018
VW Group has signed preliminary deals with China's FAW and the China Intelligent and Connected Vehicles Research Institute to cooperate on technologies including e-mobility, connectivity and autonomous driving.
German automakers lean on others for battery cellsJuly 10, 2018
Plans by China's CATL to build a battery cell factory in Germany should serve as a wake-up call for the national car industry, industry watchers say, as a lack of its own production capacity risks leaving it exposed in a dawning era of electric mobility.
U.S. appeals court upholds VW's $10 billion diesel settlementJuly 9, 2018
The three-judge panel said, in dismissing a number of objections to the settlement, that it "delivered tangible, substantial benefits to class members, seemingly the equivalent of -- or superior to --those obtainable after successful litigation, and was arrived at after a momentous effort."
Ex-ZF CEO joins VW as procurement chiefJuly 9, 2018
Including Sommer, seven new executives will have been named to Volkswagen's management board since the automaker's sweeping diesel emissions violations became public in 2015.
Audi tops study of sales-prospect satisfactionJuly 9, 2018
Audi, for the first time, landed atop an annual dealership study that evaluates brands based on how effective salespeople are at handling consumers and closing deals.
Report: VW Beetle EV awaits approvalJuly 9, 2018
Volkswagen design boss Klaus Bischoff has completed sketches for a four-door, Beetle-style electric vehicle.
How states are spending $3 billion in VW settlementsJuly 6, 2018
The Volkswagen Group's sweeping diesel emissions violations cost the storied automaker more than $30.4 billion and is now helping fuel the rise of electric vehicles, buses and charging stations across the U.S.
VW loses legal bid to keep diesel-scandal report under wrapsJuly 6, 2018
VW Group lost a suit at Germany's top court seeking to ban Munich prosecutors from using a report they seized from Jones Day, the U.S. law firm the carmaker hired to investigate the roots of its diesel-emissions scandal.