Tag: Volkswagen

Now, unlock your Volkswagen with Siri

California: If you own a Volkswagen and have an iOS device running the latest software, you will be able to…

Audi to pay mega fine in VW’s latest dieselgate fallout

Germany: Auto giant Volkswagen cleared a new hurdle in its "dieselgate" scandal Tuesday, paying a hefty fine to close a…

Six things to know about Volkswagen’s latest court case

Germany: The first major court case against Volkswagen over its cheating of emissions tests on 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide…

Volkswagen profits soar as diesel scandal costs fade

Germany: German car giant Volkswagen reported soaring profits Thursday for a third quarter free of massive payouts for diesel emissions…

Germans to vent VW fury in mass ‘dieselgate’ suit

Germany: Volkswagen will on Thursday get a taste of the anger felt by duped German diesel drivers when consumer groups…

Confident VW leaves rivals in the dust despite diesel woes

Germany: German car giant Volkswagen defied global headwinds for the industry to report soaring third-quarter profits Tuesday, emerging at least…

Tough CO2 targets ‘could cost 100,000 jobs’: VW chief

Germany: Setting European Union targets for reducing cars' greenhouse gas output that are too ambitious could backfire with the loss…

Volkswagen drops Audi chief accused of diesel fraud

Germany: German car giant Volkswagen said Tuesday it was removing Rupert Stadler, the chief executive of subsidiary Audi who has…

Volkswagen, Microsoft partner to develop connected cars

German automobile group Volkswagen has entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft in its effort to become a mobility provider…

Volkswagen partners with Microsoft to develop connected cars

Berlin: In its bid to become a mobility provider with fully connected vehicle fleet, German automobile group Volkswagen has entered…

Volkswagen won’t confirm claim it will quit Iran

Germany: Car giant Volkswagen declined Thursday to confirm a claim by American ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell that it would…

Volkswagen to end iconic ‘Beetle’ cars in 2019

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

Volkswagen is killing the iconic Beetle

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

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 up the car industry opened…

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 shareholder in Volkswagen, against angry…

Volkswagen in dispute with Mexican farmers

Puebla: Mexican farming communities accused German auto giant Volkswagen on Tuesday of "arbitrarily" provoking a drought in the central state…

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, warning that lights built into…

VW ex-boss Winterkorn in tax evasion probe: report

Berlin: German prosecutors are investigating former Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn over suspicion that he may have evaded taxes, Bild am…

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 levels, and having a regional…

EU says VW repairs most cars with cheating devices

Belgium: German auto giant Volkswagen has fixed millions of cars found with emissions cheating software since a 2015 scandal, but…