Tag: Volkswagen

Volkswagen won’t confirm claim it will quit Iran

Germany: Car giant Volkswagen declined Thursday to confirm a claim by American ambassador to Germany…

Volkswagen to end iconic ‘Beetle’ cars in 2019

New York:Volkswagen announced Thursday it would end production of its iconic "Beetle" cars in 2019…

Volkswagen is killing the iconic Beetle

Wolfsburg: Volkswagen has announced that it is officially killing off the Beetle in 2019 after…

VW faces first big German court date over ‘dieselgate’

Germany:The first major German court case against Volkswagen over the "dieselgate" scandal that has shaken…

Top VW shareholder faces investor fury in own ‘dieselgate’ suit

Germany: A German court on Wednesday began hearing a lawsuit pitting Porsche SE, the majority…

Volkswagen in dispute with Mexican farmers

Puebla: Mexican farming communities accused German auto giant Volkswagen on Tuesday of "arbitrarily" provoking a…

Volkswagen recalls 700,000 SUVs over short circuit risk

Germany: German auto behemoth Volkswagen said Monday it was recalling 700,000 SUVs around the world,…

VW ex-boss Winterkorn in tax evasion probe: report

Berlin: German prosecutors are investigating former Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn over suspicion that he may…

Volkswagen group to increase capacity by 20,000 units, set up design centre

Chennai: Expanding production capacity marginally, setting up a design centre, launching new models, increasing localisation…

EU says VW repairs most cars with cheating devices

Belgium: German auto giant Volkswagen has fixed millions of cars found with emissions cheating software…

First Rwandan-made Volkswagen rolls off assembly line

Rwanda: The first Rwandan-made Volkswagen car rolled off the assembly line on Wednesday at the…

Volkswagen to offer electric carsharing services

Berlin: Volkswagen will enter the increasingly-crowded German carsharing market with a fleet of purely-electric vehicles,…

Volkswagen to offer electric car sharing services

Berlin: Volkswagen will enter the increasingly-crowded German carsharing market with a fleet of purely-electric vehicles,…

Volkswagen Group to invest 1 bn euros in Skoda‘s India expansion plan

New Delhi: Skoda Auto India on Monday said that its parent Volkswagen Group will invest…

Volkswagen to invest 1 bn euros in Skoda India

New Delhi: Skoda Auto India on Monday said that its parent Volkswagen Group will invest…

Volkswagen to stash cars at Berlin’s problem airport

Germany: Car giant Volkswagen will stock cars awaiting strict new emissions tests at Berlin's under-construction…

VW says will pay 1 bn euro German fine over emissions cheating

Berlin: Auto giant Volkswagen said Wednesday it would pay a one billion euro ($1.2 billion)…

Five things to know about VW’s ‘dieselgate’ scandal

Germany: Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal, for which Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler was arrested on…

New VW boss vows reform, ‘not revolution’ to overcome diesel scandal

Wolfsburg: Volkswagen's new chief vowed Friday to push on with reform and cultural change to…

VW boss ‘convinced of diesel renaissance’

Germany: The chief executive of the world's largest carmaker Volkswagen said Tuesday he was convinced…