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BMW, Daimler, Ford, and VW Group to Build Electric Charging Network in Europe
BMW, Daimler, Ford, and VW Group to Build Electric Charging Network in Europe

29 Nov 2016, 12:05 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Four of the biggest names in the automotive industry are joining hands to build a charging network in Europe that is more than twice as powerful as Tesla's

 
Volkswagen' MQB Plan Will Make Golf 8 and Golf 9 Share Underpinnings
Volkswagen' MQB Plan Will Make Golf 8 and Golf 9 Share Underpinnings

18 Nov 2016, 13:03 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Herbert Diess, the boss of the Volkswagen brand, has revealed that the MQB platform will be "stretched" for two more car generations. We explain what it means

 
Volkswagen Group Reportedly Planning To Phase Out Over 40 Models By 2025
Volkswagen Group Reportedly Planning To Phase Out Over 40 Models By 2025

19 Jun 2016, 13:55 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Remember VW's strategy of selling millions of electrified vehicles by 2025? Some say it involves ditching around 40 models from its current lineup

 
Skoda Brand Might Be Launched In The USA
Skoda Brand Might Be Launched In The USA

1 Jun 2016, 09:18 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Czech automaker Skoda, a VW-owned automaker, is reportedly pondering a launch in the USA. Reports announce several trademarks from Skoda in the USA

 
Volkswagen Group Wants To Sell One Million Electrified Vehicles By 2025
Volkswagen Group Wants To Sell One Million Electrified Vehicles By 2025

29 May 2016, 14:28 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The VW Group expects it will have to sell one million electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles a year by 2025. They say European legislation is to blame

 
Tesla Snatches Top Audi Executive to Oversee the Model 3 Production Efforts
Tesla Snatches Top Audi Executive to Oversee the Model 3 Production Efforts

16 May 2016, 13:27 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla Motors didn't make a secret out of the fact that it's on the lookout for valuable people who can help the company reach its very courageous goals

 
Volkswagen Announces €3,950 Employee Bonus for 2015 Fiscal Year
Volkswagen Announces €3,950 Employee Bonus for 2015 Fiscal Year

14 May 2016, 10:17 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Despite posting a loss, Volkswagen is giving its employees a 2015 fiscal year bonus because it was a challenging year for production

 
Volkswagen Sales in China Fall for the First Time Since 2005, Group Posts Flat Global Results
Volkswagen Sales in China Fall for the First Time Since 2005, Group Posts Flat Global Results

20 Jul 2015, 11:50 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Audi's sales in China are hurting so badly that the dealerships have received $192 million in financial aid from the company

 
Bentley Hires Stefan Sielaff as New Design Chief as Donckerwolke Quits
Bentley Hires Stefan Sielaff as New Design Chief as Donckerwolke Quits

5 Jun 2015, 10:08 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The announcement that Bentley's new design boss is Stefan Sielaff was made by VW. No reason has given about Luc Donckerwolke's departure

 
Bentley to Bring New Continental GT in 2017, Porsche Know-How Included
Bentley to Bring New Continental GT in 2017, Porsche Know-How Included

12 May 2015, 11:22 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Expect the Continental GT to follow the Porsche 911’s all-traditional approach, which means this will serve as Bentley’s trademark model

 
This Is Ex-VW Chairman Ferdinand Piech's Personal Porsche 918 Spyder, Comes in Veyron SS Colors
This Is Ex-VW Chairman Ferdinand Piech's Personal Porsche 918 Spyder, Comes in Veyron SS Colors

9 May 2015, 13:08 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Considering Piech's ambitions led to the green-lighting of the Veyron, this shouldn't come as a surprise. A fixed roof is also on the menu

 
Volkswagen's Ferdinand Piech Resigns as Board Chairman After Internal Dispute
Volkswagen's Ferdinand Piech Resigns as Board Chairman After Internal Dispute

26 Apr 2015, 08:29 UTC · By: Tudor Rus / Ferdinand Piech, a dominant figure at Volkswagen for the last 20 years or so, stepped down as chairman of the company on Saturday

 
2.29 Million VW Cars Delivered in Five Months
2.29 Million VW Cars Delivered in Five Months

12 Jun 2012, 13:39 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / We know what you’re thinking: how can VW sell more cars each year, all their vehicles are the same? But they can, and they have - 2.29 million of them in the first five months of 2012, which i...

 
Good Start to the Year for the Volkswagen Group
Good Start to the Year for the Volkswagen Group

26 Apr 2012, 14:25 UTC · By: Andrei Nedelea / The VW group is off to a great start in 2012, with excellent sales and revenue figures for the first quarter. They have announced a 26.3% increase in their sales revenues for the first three mon...

 
VW Group Will Start Major Tech Overhaul. Standardized Parts to Lower Costs
VW Group Will Start Major Tech Overhaul. Standardized Parts to Lower Costs

20 Dec 2011, 15:01 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / VW is already a specialist in cross-brand sharing, but things are about to get even more similar. Autonews reports that the automotive group pans the biggest technical overhaul in twenty years, star...

 
Skoda Plans Crossover and SUV Offensive
Skoda Plans Crossover and SUV Offensive

1 Nov 2011, 08:25 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The VW Group has the ambition to become the world’s No. 1 automaker (the company wants to sell ten million cars per year by 2018), so every one of its brands has to push the development pedal ...

 
Volkswagen Group Sells Over Six Million Cars in Nine Months
Volkswagen Group Sells Over Six Million Cars in Nine Months

17 Oct 2011, 08:22 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Volkswagen has managed to pass the landmark six million cars sold for the entire group for the first time in a period of just nine months. The Group Board member in charge of sales Christian Klingle...

 
No Turning Back: Bentley SUV Coming in 2014
No Turning Back: Bentley SUV Coming in 2014

11 Aug 2011, 15:32 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / With the information that Bentley’s boss wants to introduce both next-gen diesels and hybrid into the engine range fresh in our minds, it’s time to bring you news of the car the mill wil...

 
Durheimer Says V12 Diesel Is 'Good Enough for Bentley'
Durheimer Says V12 Diesel Is 'Good Enough for Bentley'

11 Aug 2011, 14:55 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Oh how times change! Not so long ago, it used to be the case that no gentleman would be caught dead without a big V12 under the bonnet of his Bentley, and that diesel was the fuel of farmers, the ar...

 
Luc Donckerwolke Named VW Group's Head of Advanced Design
Luc Donckerwolke Named VW Group's Head of Advanced Design

22 Jul 2011, 17:56 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The man that’s usually associated with the design of SEATs, especially the sportier one, will make the jump from the Spanish brand to becoming VW Group’s Head of Advanced Design starting...