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VW may move production because of Russia's cutoff of natural gas

Porsche, Audi and other group brands may be affected

Germany says nein to EU ban on new fossil-fuel cars from 2035

European Parliament lawmakers backed the proposals this month

VW recalls 220,000 Atlases, Atlas Cross Sports for airbag defect [Updated]

And VW Group is recalling 100,000 plug-in hybrids for a potential fire risk too

VW's Skoda says Ukraine partner making wire harnesses again

Hopes to resume production of Enyaq iV EV in a week or two

Audi CEO says brand's EVs are almost as profitable as its other cars

And there are no plans to get rid of Lamborghini, Ducati or Bentley

Ford Mustang Mach-E fails Sweden's moose test

Tesla Model Y, Hyundai Ioniq and Skoda Enyaq iV all passed the test

Why can't we have nice things? A bunch of cool wagons not sold in America

The new Europe-only Genesis G70 Shooting Brake got us thinking about others we don't get

Skoda plans big investment into electric cars as part of rebound effort

Half of the Czech automaker's five-year investment plan will be for EVs

Volkswagen Group sales down 15% in pandemic year, but EV sales up 214%

VW, Audi, Porsche and the rest sold 9.3 million vehicles

Porsche CEO Oliver Blume will be installed as head of the VW brand

He's expected to smooth out the troubled launches of VW's ID electric cars

Volkswagen Chief Executive (CEO) Herbert Diess will promote Porsche CEO Oliver Blume to become head of the VW brand as part of a broader management reshuffle, Auto Motor und Sport said on Tuesday citing company sources. Blume will be moved to the VW brand to help the company get a grip on production issues with the VW ID3 electric car and the Golf 8, the auto industry publication said on Tuesday. Bernhard Maier, currently head of VW's Skoda brand, will become head of Porsche, Auto Motor und Sp

Coronavirus prompts VW to stop production throughout Europe

Slowing sales, supply chains are factors; Chattanooga plant will stay open

Volkswagen Group, the world's biggest carmaker, is suspending production at factories across Europe as the coronavirus pandemic hits sales and disrupts supply chains, the company said on Tuesday. The German carmaker, which owns the Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Ducati, Lamborghini, Porsche, Seat and Skoda brands, also said that uncertainty about the fallout from coronavirus meant it was impossible to give forecasts for its performance this year. "Given the present significant deterioration in the sa

Volkswagen profit jumps as it warns of a cooling auto market

It forecasts sales will now be 'on a level' with last year's record of 10.8 million vehicles

Volkswagen says its profits jumped 44% in the third quarter thanks to a more profitable mix of vehicles in its lineup but warned that global car markets are slowing more than expected and lowered its forecast for annual sales. The sales margin of 7.8% exceeded the goal of 6.5-7.5% as vehicles bringing higher profits took a larger share of sales.

VW and partner SAIC start building $2.5B Audi plant in China

Audi switching Chinese partners to roll out EVs and hybrids

Audi switching Chinese partners to roll out EVs and hybrids.

2019 Skoda Kodiaq vRS claims Nurburgring record for 7-seat SUVs

Skoda ends up making the world's coolest Tiguan

Skoda ends up making the world's coolest Tiguan.

Skoda Vision RS aims to prove hot hatches can be hybrids, too

It's like a Czech VW GTI PHEV

It's like a Czech VW GTI PHEV.

VW offers to buy back new diesels if bans introduced

Sales incentives added to keep diesel demand, value from collapsing

Volkswagen will buy back new diesel cars if German cities ban them, it said on Thursday, seeking to reassure potential buyers and stem a plunge in sales of diesel vehicles.

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