VW's U.S. slump hits 6-month markTue, 03, May 2016
Continued weakness in the Volkswagen brand's core lineup of passenger cars dragged down its U.S. sales for the sixth consecutive month in April while Audi continued to roll, notching its 64th-straight monthly record.
VW whips up miracle view of U.S.Sun, 01, May 2016
The U.S. may be ground zero for Volkswagen's diesel scandal, but company executives proclaimed it the most important source of long-term growth for VW and said they are at work on a new brand strategy for the region.
With Golf R400 canceled, VW shifts to Golf RMon, 25, Apr 2016
After canceling plans for a 395-hp Golf R400, Volkswagen is weighing its options for the next generation of the Golf R.
VW concept could preview next TouaregMon, 25, Apr 2016
A luxury SUV concept VW unveiled at the Beijing auto show could preview the redesigned Touareg due in 2017. The T-Prime Concept GTE, hinting at the future styling of VW's crossovers and SUVs, features a plug-in hybrid powertrain paired with 4Motion all-wheel drive.
Mitsubishi cheating deals new blow to industry credibilityThu, 21, Apr 2016
Mitsubishi's admission this week that it manipulated fuel-economy tests to mislead consumers is an ominous echo of the scandal rocking VW and another example of an automaker trying to skirt an increasing array of government regulations.
Woebcken takes the reins of VW of AmericaFri, 15, Apr 2016
The Volkswagen brand's recently appointed North America chief, Hinrich Woebcken, has been named CEO of the VW Group of America. Woebcken had been the group's interim chief executive since the abrupt departure of former chief and dealer favorite Michael Horn on March 9.
VW agrees to safeguard German jobs to quell labor unrestMon, 11, Apr 2016
Volkswagen Group sought to defuse mounting tension with labor leaders by agreeing to negotiations to safeguard factories as the automaker faces billions of dollars in costs for its emissions-cheating scandal.