VW should pay Europeans same compensation as U.S. drivers, EU commissioner saysSun, 26, Jun 2016
VW Group should offer European drivers similar compensation to what the German carmaker is expected to pay U.S. customers, Europe's Industry Commissioner Elzbieta Bienkowska told a newspaper on Sunday.
VW Korea exec arrested over emissions manipulationFri, 24, Jun 2016
South Korea prosecutors arrested an executive at Volkswagen's local unit as part of investigations into whether the automaker violated the country's environmental laws after it admitted to rigging diesel vehicles to cheat on U.S. emissions tests.
VW to pay diesel owners up to $7,000, report saysThu, 23, Jun 2016
Volkswagen will pay owners of its polluting diesel cars up to $7,000, and agree to fund a grant program to offset air pollution, under a $10 billion settlement being negotiated for submission to a federal judge next week, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the talks.
VW gets approval for fixes on another 1 million diesel carsWed, 22, Jun 2016
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the automaker has received regulatory approval for technical fixes on another 1 million diesel cars, mainly Golf models, and expects the number to keep growing.
9-month wait puts VW in a holeMon, 20, Jun 2016
Even as Volkswagen nears a settlement with regulators on a package of repair proposals and customer compensation, it faces a long road ahead in restoring consumer confidence in the brand and rebuilding sales volume, dealers and analysts say.
Toyota pitches its hybrids in diesel-friendly EuropeMon, 20, Jun 2016
Automakers have plenty to fret about in Europe. Toyota Motor Corp. is coping with it all by focusing on building market share, selling more hybrids and boosting production to give its European dealers more locally built products.
VW diesel emissions settlement deadline extended by U.S. judgeWed, 15, Jun 2016
A federal judge late on Wednesday extended the deadline for Volkswagen, U.S. government regulators and owners of nearly 500,000 2.0 liter vehicles to reach a final diesel emissions settlement until June 28.
VW said to weigh asset sales in end to era of empire buildingTue, 14, Jun 2016
Volkswagen is shifting away from its era of empire building with plans to bundle its fragmented components businesses and review its portfolio for possible asset sales.
VW's controlling clan to discuss whether to block dividend, report saysTue, 14, Jun 2016
Porsche SE, which controls Volkswagen Group, will hold a board meeting on Monday to discuss its strategy for VW's annual meeting and may decide to block its plans to pay a dividend, Reuters reported.
Are VW stores a bargain — or worthless?Mon, 06, Jun 2016
Dealers are sharply divided as to the value of Volkswagen-brand dealerships in the buy-sell market. This report looks at some of the conflicting views as expressed by those buying and selling.
German investigators probe VW over deleted data, reports sayWed, 08, Jun 2016
German prosecutors are investigating whether Volkswagen employees deleted data that could be harmful to the company for a week before the carmaker admitted to U.S. authorities that it had cheated diesel-emissions tests, a group of German media outlets reported on Wednesday.
The great divide on VW store pricesMon, 06, Jun 2016
Some buyers expect to acquire a Volkswagen store at a bargain-basement price. But sellers didn't get the memo. The two sides' differing views, plus such concrete issues as how to value inventory that can't be sold, can complicate dealership sales.