Volkswagen

VW leaks the new name for U.S. operations: ‘Voltswagen’

Volkswagen has accidentally revealed its plans to change its United States operations to "Voltswagen," a play on words to its…

Volkswagen loses Chief Strategy Officer for EV push, but finds suitable replacement in-house

Volkswagen will promote Andreas Walingen to the position of Chief Strategy Officer on May 1, 2021, after Michael Jost announced…

VW’s Tesla-style Power Day updates alarm South Korean battery suppliers: report

During Volkswagen's recently-held Power Day, the veteran German automaker announced that it would be utilizing a new unified prismatic battery…

Volkswagen ID.4 rolls out in the US as reservation holders report first deliveries

Volkswagen (VW) has started ID.4 deliveries in the United States. Some reservation holders have already reported receiving their new ID.4…

Volkswagen’s Tesla-inspired gameplan shoots stock upward for third straight day

Volkswagen stock (OTCMKTS: VWAGY) was sent soaring into growth territory once again on Wednesday morning during early trading hours. Its Tesla-inspired…

Tesla Battery Day vs. Volkswagen Power Day: How Wall Street reacted

Tesla's Battery Day and Volkswagen's Power Day were two similar events that showed how the two automakers plan to combat…

Volkswagen’s Power Day: Six new cell plants, new unified battery cell, charging network partnerships

Earlier today, German automaker Volkswagen held its first-ever "Power Day" event. Similar to Tesla's Battery Day, Volkswagen outlined its plans…

Let’s talk about Volkswagen and Software

Volkswagen has a long and storied tradition of building world-class vehicles. While they have managed to make a legacy off…

Volkswagen boss Diess tells execs third-party software fix isn’t an option

Volkswagen boss Herbert Diess is adamant that the German car company must develop its electric vehicle software in-house. In a…

Volkswagen AG Chairman announces Tesla Battery Day-like event next week

Volkswagen (VW) AG Chairman Herbert Diess invited everyone to join VW Group’s online Power Day event on Monday, March 15.…

Volkswagen promises Over-the-Air updates for ID. family in 2021

German automaker Volkswagen promises European owners of the ID.3 and ID.4 all-electric vehicles that regular software improvements will be downloaded…

Tesla will be most profitable player in EV space, VW second, says UBS

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) and Volkswagen are forecasted to be the most profitable players in the electric vehicle space for the…

Volkswagen ends Golf production for U.S. to make way for electric ID. series

German automaker Volkswagen has announced that it ended production efforts of the widely-popular Golf hatchback, opening the door for the…

Tesla’s “Competition”: Why do you or don’t you support them?

The Tesla community is one of the more polarizing groups that exists in the world of cars. It appears that…

Volkswagen and Tesla boost Netherlands EV market share to 25% in 2020

Volkswagen's ID.3 and Tesla's Model 3 were the main contributors to the Netherlands moving their electric vehicle market share up…

Tesla reigns as #2 EV maker in Norway as EVs overtake gas cars in market share

Tesla was the second-most popular EV brand in Norway in 2020 as electric cars overtook gas-cars in market share, surging…

VW’s largest plant to get EV makeover, setting up showdown with Tesla’s Giga Berlin

Volkswagen's Wolfsburg, Germany production facility is being upgraded to make room for electric vehicle production, setting up a showdown with…

VW passes on Diess contract extension after spat over EV transition

Volkswagen's Herbert Diess was not offered a contract extension from the German automaker's supervisory board after discussions turned heated following…

Volkswagen’s Diess wants 40 battery factories in Europe to handle EV overload

Volkswagen knows the future of the automobile industry is electric, and it is doing its best to transition its massive…

Volkswagen claims to have solved ID.3 Software issues in MEB platform

Volkswagen has overcome the software issues it once faced with the ID.3's MEB platform, which delayed the launch of the…