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Bentley Delays Launch of Its First Electric Vehicle Until 2026, Not Because of VW Setback
Bentley Delays Launch of Its First Electric Vehicle Until 2026, Not Because of VW Setback

28 Jul 2022, 12:58 UTC · By: Ancuta Iosub / The company's CEO says the delay is just a “matter of months” rather than a full year, as the EV was supposed to come out in late 2025

 
Herbert Diess's Sacking Shows What Happens When You Mess With the Establishment
Herbert Diess's Sacking Shows What Happens When You Mess With the Establishment

23 Jul 2022, 11:41 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Herbert Dieses was sacked as Volkswagen Group’s CEO hours after posting a vacation message on LinkedIn. He was a victim of those who hate change

 
Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess Leaves the Company, Oliver Blume Named Successor
Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess Leaves the Company, Oliver Blume Named Successor

22 Jul 2022, 17:43 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Volkswagen Group announced that Porsche CEO Oliver Blume will take over the helm of the company after Herbert Diess agreed to step down

 
Volkswagen Teases Its Future Scout Electric Pickup With a Video of a Scout II Off-Roader
Volkswagen Teases Its Future Scout Electric Pickup With a Video of a Scout II Off-Roader

22 Jul 2022, 15:19 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Volkswagen is pressing ahead with the plan to revive the Scout brand. After naming Scott Keogh CEO of the new company, Volkswagen teased its first product

 
Volkswagen Wants You to Use Your Electric Car to Help the Power Grid: Is It Worth It?
Volkswagen Wants You to Use Your Electric Car to Help the Power Grid: Is It Worth It?

21 Jun 2022, 18:06 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Elli and Mitnetz Strom are developing a pilot program to evaluate the incentives EV owners should have, but the battery pack lifespan is a critical aspect.

 
Volkswagen Group Promotes Responsible Sourcing of Raw Materials for a Sustainable Planet
Volkswagen Group Promotes Responsible Sourcing of Raw Materials for a Sustainable Planet

1 Jun 2022, 14:08 UTC · By: Camelia Bistrae / Concrete sustainability measures have been taken by the German multinational automotive manufacturer, as a demonstration of their wish to protect this Earth.

 
Volkswagen and Mahindra Sign Deal on EV Partnership, Big Volumes Ahead
Volkswagen and Mahindra Sign Deal on EV Partnership, Big Volumes Ahead

19 May 2022, 14:08 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Volkswagen has signed a partnership deal with Mahindra to supply the latter with EV components from its MEB platform. Mahindra will be an EV pioneer in India

 
Volkswagen Boss Thinks His Company Can Still Snatch EV Crown From Tesla by 2025
Volkswagen Boss Thinks His Company Can Still Snatch EV Crown From Tesla by 2025

10 May 2022, 08:12 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / The Volkswagen Group faces an uphill battle as it marches towards its self-imposed target of becoming the world’s largest electric car manufacturer by 2025

 
Planning to Get an All-Electric Mercedes-Benz? Better Luck Next Year, All Units Sold Out
Planning to Get an All-Electric Mercedes-Benz? Better Luck Next Year, All Units Sold Out

9 May 2022, 20:58 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / Mercedes-Benz's chief executive told the "FT Future of the Car 2022 Conference" that the automaker has run out of aelectric vehicle models this year

 
Getting a Scan Tool for a Volkswagen or Audi Has Never Been Easier, Test Shows
Getting a Scan Tool for a Volkswagen or Audi Has Never Been Easier, Test Shows

19 Apr 2022, 19:48 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / If you want to diagnose the electronic faults of your vehicle, you must get an OBD2 scan tool. If you have a Volkswagen or an Audi, things get easier

 
Cars Lost in Felicity Ace Fire Will Be Replaced, Volkswagen Group Brands CEOs Confirm
Cars Lost in Felicity Ace Fire Will Be Replaced, Volkswagen Group Brands CEOs Confirm

17 Mar 2022, 12:17 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The world was in shock when Felicity Ace, a cargo ship carrying 4,000 cars, caught fire and sank, but the U.S. customers will have their lost cars replaced

 
Cargo Ship That Caught Fire and Is Now Adrift Was Carrying 1,100 Porsches, Lambos Too
Cargo Ship That Caught Fire and Is Now Adrift Was Carrying 1,100 Porsches, Lambos Too

18 Feb 2022, 10:55 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / The crew of the Felicity Ace, a cargo ship full of luxury cars, managed to escape as a rapidly spreading fire rendered the vessel dead in the water

 
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

 
2022 Volkswagen Lamando L Unveiled, You Can't Get It Outside of China
2022 Volkswagen Lamando L Unveiled, You Can't Get It Outside of China

18 Jan 2022, 13:27 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Volkswagen-SAIC has unveiled the 2022 Lamando L, a four-door coupe that is exclusive to the Chinese market. It looks better than expected, though

 
VW CEO Herbert Diess Shows Good Mood After Manager Meeting, Company Is Doing Well
VW CEO Herbert Diess Shows Good Mood After Manager Meeting, Company Is Doing Well

1 Dec 2021, 12:37 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Despite criticism from unions over company strategy, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess displayed a good mood after a manager meeting. It is believed he will stay

 
Volkswagen-Led Consortium Posted a Takeover Offer for Rental Car Company Europcar
Volkswagen-Led Consortium Posted a Takeover Offer for Rental Car Company Europcar

25 Nov 2021, 15:21 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A consortium led by a subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group has posted an offer for the Europcar Mobility Group. The offer values the rental car company at $3.4 B

 
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

 
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

 
LED Taillights Are Too Bright - They Hurt Our Eyes, and Nobody’s Talking About It
LED Taillights Are Too Bright - They Hurt Our Eyes, and Nobody’s Talking About It

25 Sep 2021, 13:30 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / Even though regulations say that a vehicle’s rear position lights cannot be mistaken for stop lights, the former mode has become very bright in recent years

 
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!