Volkswagen

VW CEO Diess criticizes hydrogen cars for the climate: ‘Please listen to the science!’

Volkswagen Auto Group CEO Herbert Diess is voicing his distaste for using hydrogen to solve global climate issues. "Please listen…

Volkswagen says it can profitably sell a self-driving system for €7 an hour

Volkswagen is claiming that it can profitably sell a self-driving system to owners of its vehicles, and it will sell…

Tesla’s market share in a critical area is set for a huge boost: analyst

Tesla's market share as a manufacturer is set for a huge boost in Europe, according to Matthias Schmidt of the…

Tesla’s rumored sale of regulatory credits to VW to last ‘two to three years’

Tesla's rumored sale of its regulatory credits to Volkswagen to help the German automaker reach emissions targets is likely to…

Volkswagen ID.4 wins 2021’s World Car of the Year

Volkswagen has captured its first World Car of the Year award since 2013 when its popular Golf took the award…

Volkswagen launches ID.6 SUV in China, and only in China

Volkswagen has announced the launch of the new ID.6 all-electric SUV. The vehicle is a mainstay in the German automaker's…

VW Works Council Chair talks Herbert Diess and Tesla’s growing influence on German auto

Tesla is not yet producing electric vehicles at Gigafactory Berlin, but the EV maker's presence is already being felt in…

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…