Volkswagen is teasing its mostly new 2020 Passat Mostly new because - the new Passat is built upon the same platform as its outgoing model. That means engines and transmissions probably won’t deviate too far from the outgoing model, either. Under the hood of the 2020 model is 2.0-liter inline four. Volkswagen is still tight-lipped
The promised $35,000 Tesla Model 3 is still some months away from production. So the Volkswagen group reportedly readying a competitor that will come in well below that number. Reuters reports that the automaker is planning a model for its ID range of electric cars priced below 20,000 euros. Well, it is just under $23,000, citing a source
Volkswagen is finally unveiling the first-ever T-Cross small SUV The automaker is holding an official debut event and is livestreaming it so that everybody can watch the grand premiere of what could become one of the best-selling models of the brand. t’s going to be based on the Polo hatch and will virtually be a Polo on stilts.
Iconic cars can't fade out. Earlier this year, VW’s R&D chief Frank Welsch said the current Beetle would not have a successor, meaning that once this generation ends, there will be no Beetle in VW’s lineup. But Welsch didn't say was when the production of the second-generation Beetle would cease. VWVortex discovered the introduction of the Beetle Final
VW announced that the deployment of what could be one of the largest all-electric car fleets through its new ‘We Share‘ car sharing service. Berlin is going to be the first city to get the service and it will start with a 2,000 electric cars. VW’s electric vehicles are already being used in third-party car-sharing
Some say Volkswagen e-Golf is much easier to drive than BMW’s i3. Still e-Golf offers much smoother driving with a 9 out of 10 driving score, summarizing that it is an ideal alternative to the i3 that has more precision at a lower price. New battery, new details For 2017, Volkswagen swapped out its 24.2-kWh battery
It seems that Volkswagen is recovering from the emission diesel scandal. For the first quarter automaker reported a 28 percent jump of operating profit. This development is supported by increase of growth at its core VW brand. Publishing main financial numbers, Volkswagen announced that up to the end of March, company made operating profit 1
Volkswagen AG is slowly moving from the scandal and closing the story by settling with the clients. New calculation is showing that the biggest automaker in the world will pay $157.45 million to settle environmental claims from 10 U.S. states over its excess diesel emissions. The settlement, announced on Thursday, covers Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts,
Oliver Schmidt, the Volkswagen executive was imprisoned this January while he was on his vacation in Florida. He have tried to go back to Germany but U.S. authorities incarcerated him, and last week federal court decided that he will stay in prison until his trials began at the beginning of the next year. He is
Volkswagen pleaded guilty to three felonies: conspiracy, obstruction of justice and introducing imported merchandise into the United States by means of false statements
Volkswagen Group pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court here to three felonies under a plea agreement: conspiracy, obstruction of justice and introducing imported merchandise into the United States by means of false statements. VW’s legal peril with the U.S. government may be over, but its buybacks continue, as does civil ligation in the U.S.