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Volkswagen Ditches Twitter and Joins Another Social Media Platform Called Mastodon
Volkswagen Ditches Twitter and Joins Another Social Media Platform Called Mastodon

20 Nov 2022, 16:40 UTC · By: Angela Balaciu / VW pauses advertising on Twitter and decided to join other brands on the Mastodon social media platform after Elon Musk took over

 
VW Says They're Not Killing the SEAT Brand, Not Yet Anyway
VW Says They're Not Killing the SEAT Brand, Not Yet Anyway

28 Oct 2022, 09:07 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Thomas Schafer, VW CEO and SEAT Chairman, said that the Spanish car manufacturer is safe from getting the axe until 2028 or 2029

 
Volkswagen Group Announces 25-Percent Increase in EV Deliveries, 2022 Is Not Over
Volkswagen Group Announces 25-Percent Increase in EV Deliveries, 2022 Is Not Over

14 Oct 2022, 14:17 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The Volkswagen Group is doing exceptionally well with its EV deliveries this year, as figures have shown. This is a new record for the German conglomerate

 
2023 Skoda Superb Combi Spied for the First Time, It Looks Bigger Than Ever
2023 Skoda Superb Combi Spied for the First Time, It Looks Bigger Than Ever

28 Jun 2022, 17:29 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Skoda engineers are working on the next-generation Superb Combi. Let's take a closer look at the mid-sized wagon as it is put through its paces

 
VW Group Has Settled EA189 Dieselgate Suit in England and Wales
VW Group Has Settled EA189 Dieselgate Suit in England and Wales

26 May 2022, 12:31 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Almost seven years have passed since the Dieselgate scandal erupted. The German conglomerate has announced it settled the case out of court in Englad and Wales

 
VW Group Recalls Over 100,000 Plug-in Hybrid Cars Globally Because of Fire Risk
VW Group Recalls Over 100,000 Plug-in Hybrid Cars Globally Because of Fire Risk

1 Apr 2022, 09:07 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / Roughly 42,300 owners of VW Passats, Golfs, Tiguans and Arteons will be notified, along with 24,000 Audi owners, plus quite a few SEAT and Skoda owners too

 
VW Delay ID.5 Launch by a Month Due to Supply Bottlenecks Caused by Russia-Ukraine War
VW Delay ID.5 Launch by a Month Due to Supply Bottlenecks Caused by Russia-Ukraine War

25 Mar 2022, 14:05 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / In a letter to partners and dealerships, Volkswagen AG said they will delay the launch of the anticipated Volkswagen ID.5 by a month

 
VW Group Plans To Switch Production to the U.S. and China Due to European Instability
VW Group Plans To Switch Production to the U.S. and China Due to European Instability

15 Mar 2022, 14:11 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / When asked what it would do if China attacks Taiwan, VW Chief Executive Herbert Diess said he didn't believe the Asian giant would make such a move

 
VW Stops Production and Halts Vehicle Exports to Russia As War Intensifies
VW Stops Production and Halts Vehicle Exports to Russia As War Intensifies

3 Mar 2022, 16:42 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / According to the German automaker, they are confident that a sustainable solution to the conflict can only be found on the basis of international law

 
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary

25 Jan 2022, 19:29 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Bosch has announced it signed a deal with VW Group subsidiary Cariad to develop advanced Level 2 and Level 3 autonomous driving systems for production cars

 
Audi to Decide Formula 1 Entry as Soon as March, With Porsche Still on the Fence
Audi to Decide Formula 1 Entry as Soon as March, With Porsche Still on the Fence

13 Jan 2022, 11:07 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / It’s been reported that the VW Group could send both Audi as well as Porsche to compete in Formula 1, but in different capacities

 
Audi Close to Announcing 2026 Formula 1 Entry, Either as Engine Supplier or Factory Outfit
Audi Close to Announcing 2026 Formula 1 Entry, Either as Engine Supplier or Factory Outfit

22 Dec 2021, 09:17 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / Audi is reportedly “close to the finish line” with regards to announcing its entry in Formula 1, according to a letter sent to the FIA

 
VW Wants to Catch Tesla so Bad, It’s Hiring Battery Specialists From Apple and BMW
VW Wants to Catch Tesla so Bad, It’s Hiring Battery Specialists From Apple and BMW

29 Nov 2021, 13:48 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / Volkswagen has recently hired Apple’s former head of global battery developments and BMW’s former head of battery cell, fuel cell and electric drive

 
Porsche Pledges Allegiance to Volkswagen Group Amid IPO Speculation
Porsche Pledges Allegiance to Volkswagen Group Amid IPO Speculation

10 Nov 2021, 10:48 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / According to Porsche CEO Oliver Blume, his company is currently focused on its transformation into a battery-electric carmaker, rather than an IPO

 
Mercedes F1 Boss Toto Wolff Says New Manufacturers Shouldn’t Come In as Title Contenders
Mercedes F1 Boss Toto Wolff Says New Manufacturers Shouldn’t Come In as Title Contenders

4 Nov 2021, 10:58 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / New F1 power unit regulations will likely include abandoning complicated MGU-H systems in order to facilitate the arrival of new engine manufacturers

 
VW Tech Hub Working To Provide Porsche Taycan With an 80% Charge in Just 10 Minutes
VW Tech Hub Working To Provide Porsche Taycan With an 80% Charge in Just 10 Minutes

1 Nov 2021, 13:15 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / The VW Group’s Innovation Hub in Knoxville has expanded its research collaboration with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory

 
Skoda Auto Started a Two-Week Outage Today, Global Chip Shortage to Blame
Skoda Auto Started a Two-Week Outage Today, Global Chip Shortage to Blame

18 Oct 2021, 09:25 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Skoda Auto, the makers of Skoda cars and the Czech Republic's biggest exporter, has 10,000 unfinished cars because of the global chip crisis

 
Jaguar Land Rover Ends Lawsuit Against VW Group Over SUV Off-Road Tech Infringement
Jaguar Land Rover Ends Lawsuit Against VW Group Over SUV Off-Road Tech Infringement

30 Sep 2021, 11:36 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / Back in 2016, Jaguar Land Rover filed a complaint against the VW Group over the Bentley Bentayga having similar off-road technology to that in the Range Rover

 
Mercedes-AMG Willing to Compromise on Future Engines So That the VW Group May Enter F1
Mercedes-AMG Willing to Compromise on Future Engines So That the VW Group May Enter F1

14 Sep 2021, 09:18 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / The Volkswagen Group, which owns brands such as Porsche and Audi, has already attended various F1 engine manufacturer meetings as an interested party

 
The Spacious Sedan That Americans Still Can't Buy Turns 20 Years Old Today
The Spacious Sedan That Americans Still Can't Buy Turns 20 Years Old Today

11 Sep 2021, 13:00 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Skoda's Superb marks its 20th anniversary today. Through three generations, the model has sold almost 1.5 million units, but none in the U.S. Here's why!