Volkswagen – 2020-02-02 – Easy News

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VW A0 (Creta/Seltos Rival) SUV, Tiguan 7-Seater India Unveil Tomorrow
GaadiWaadi.com (blog)
Volkswagen will consolidate its SUV lineup by showcasing A0 mid-size SUV and Tiguan Allspace at the group night ahead of Auto Expo premiere.

Electric Vehicle Market Procurement Intelligence Report | Evolving Opportunities with Tesla and …
Collision Repair Magazine
Volkswagen AG- It is prudent of buyers to engage with this supplier over a unit-based pricing model that effectively reduces buyer’s management …

Volkswagen Group Night To Preview India 2.0 Plan, Upcoming Cars, And More
Zigwheels.com (press release) (blog)
Skoda Auto Volkswagen India (SAVWIPL) plans to hold its first Volkswagen Group Night tomorrow in New Delhi ahead of Auto Expo 2020. The Audi …

Volkswagen’s $196.5M Dieselgate fine could put $50M into Quebec green projects
Montreal Gazette
The record fine of $196.5 million imposed last week on Volkswagen for the Canadian part of the “Dieselgate” scandal could largely be used to carry …

Electric Volkswagen Golf eR1 concept makes debut as ice racer
Autocar
Volkswagen will showcase a fully electric four-wheel-drive e-performance Golf R concept car, showcasing the technology that will underpin future …

2021 Volkswagen Caddy spied
CarAdvice
Volkswagen’s soon-to-be-revealed 2020 Caddy van has been spied during cold weather testing, ahead of its full debut in February. Although it’s …

Illinois PD Adds Seized MK4 Volkswagen Jetta GLI to Cop Car Fleet
The Drive
Illinois PD Adds Seized MK4 Volkswagen Jetta GLI to Cop Car Fleet … How about a MK4 Volkswagen Jetta that used to belong to a drug dealer before …

Volkswagen can bump up its low-gear US truck bid
The News International
LONDON: So much for amicable partnership. Volkswagen’s truck division Traton has made a long-awaited but unsolicited bid to take full control of US …

Volkswagen Is Just Getting Started With The ID R And Electric Racing
Jalopnik
The Volkswagen ID R has set records at Pikes Peak, Goodwood, the Nurburgring, and Tianmen mountain, and the company isn’t planning on slowing …

Navistar Receives $2.9B Buyout Offer From Volkswagen Arm
Yahoo Finance
Navistar International Corporation NAV recently announced that it has received an unsolicited proposal from Volkswagen AG’s VWAGY subsidiary, …

Volkswagen – 2020-02-01 – Easy News

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Volkswagen of America promotes senior vice president of sales
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Volkswagen of America has promoted Duncan Movassaghi as executive vice president, sales and marketing for the Volkswagen brand. He starts in …

Electric Volkswagen Golf R concept makes debut as ice racer
Autocar
Volkswagen will showcase a fully electric four-wheel-drive Golf R concept car, showcasing the technology that will underpin future electric cars from …

Volkswagen Bank arrives late to the ECB’s Pillar 2 party
GlobalCapital
Volkswagen Bank has belatedly joined the list of banks whose Pillar 2 requirements were posted on the European Central Bank’s website this week.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Reveal, Prices, Features, Trims & Pics
iDriveSoCal
2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Reveal. The first look I got at the 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport was at the LA Auto Show. While SoCal Volkswagen  …

New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet priced from £26750
Autocar
Volkswagen has announced UK pricing and spec details for its new T-Roc cabriolet: the only crossover on sale with a fully convertible roof. Available …

Volkswagen Chattanooga workers to appear in TV commercial during Super Bowl
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Four Volkswagen Chattanooga plant employees will appear in a TV commercial for the automaker during the Super Bowl on Sunday. ‘We know how …

New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet: UK prices and specs
AutoExpress
The new Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet is on sale in the UK now, priced from £26,750 – and in a world of increasingly niche-driven SUVs, it could be …

This Will Be The Quickest Volkswagen Golf R Ever
CarBuzz
Volkswagen fans are eagerly awaiting the reveal of the eighth-generation Golf R, which should be arriving later in 2020. The car was recently spotted …

Four local Volkswagen employees star in Super Bowl 54 commercial
WRCB-TV
Four local Volkswagen employees star in Super Bowl 54 commercial … This year four Volkswagen workers from Chattanooga will be featured.

Volkswagen truck unit Traton offers $2.9 billion to take over Navistar
Yahoo Finance
By Joseph White. (Reuters) – Volkswagen AG’s Traton commercial truck unit said on Thursday it had offered $35 a share, or $2.9 billion, for the shares …

Volkswagen – 2020-01-31 – Easy News

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Volkswagen Has A New Warranty For 2020
Motor1.com
You may have been attracted to buying a Volkswagen for its “People First Warranty,” which offered unmatched 6-year/72,000-mile bumper-to-bumper …

Continental’s Vitesco gets contract from Volkswagen – Handelsblatt
Yahoo Finance
DE>, has won a contract to supply drive components for the upcoming models of Volkswagen’s electric ID series, Handelsblatt …

Monthly sales reports fall even further by the wayside in the car industry as Volkswagen , Audi join …
Business Insider
Volkswagen and Audi will begin reporting US sales quarterly instead of by the month, both effective immediately. While the first monthly reports of the …

Continental’s Vitesco gets contract from Volkswagen : Handelsblatt
Reuters
DE), has won a contract to supply drive components for the upcoming models of Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) electric ID series, Handelsblatt reported, …

Continental’s Vitesco Gets Contract From Volkswagen -Handelsblatt
The New York Times
FRANKFURT — Vitesco, the powertrain division of auto supplier Continental, has won a contract to supply drive components for the upcoming models …

Toyota’s 2019 global vehicle sales trail Volkswagen’s
Greensboro News & Record
A visitor walks by the logo of Toyota at its showroom Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in Tokyo. German automaker Volkswagen has kept its lead as the …

Volkswagen to donate Chattanooga-made Atlas SUVs
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Volkswagen plans to donate 31 Chattanooga-made Atlas SUVs, along with diagnostics equipment, to high-school auto technician programs, technical …

Toyota’s 2019 global vehicle sales trail Volkswagen’s
ActionNewsJax.com
TOKYO — (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen has kept its lead as the world’s largest automaker after Japanese rival Toyota announced it sold …

Volkswagen sells stake in Renk to Triton
MarketWatch
Volkswagen said a purchase price of 97.80 euros ($107.79) a share would be subject to adjustments in relation to its dividend, adding that it expects …

Volkswagen Unit Makes Unsolicited Bid for Navistar
Wall Street Journal
The truck unit of Volkswagen AG has offered to fully take over Navistar International Corp. in an all-cash transaction valued at roughly $3.5 billion.

Volkswagen – 2020-01-30 – Easy News

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Fortune
Until de Meo’s 2009 defection to Volkswagen , he was being groomed as successor to Marchionne at Fiat Chrysler. While still in his 30s, he assumed …

Nearly-new buying guide: Volkswagen Up
Autocar
These are uncertain times for Volkswagen’s mini marvel. Complex emissions rules threaten to consign the Up and other city cars to the dustbin of …

New SEAT Leon vs Skoda Scala & Volkswagen Golf: specs comparison
CarBuyer
From its side profile, the Golf Mk8 is unmistakably Volkswagen’s iconic hatchback. It has a more upright look than the Leon hatchback, and carries over …

Volkswagen T-Roc is even more confident
Shots
Volkswagen T-Roc is even more confident … the two commercials show how it’s always a source of pride to have a Volkswagen T-Roc to go aboard.

Renault Turns To Volkswagen’s De Meo As Car Maker Seeks Fresh Start
CarandBike
Renault named Luca de Meo, the former head of Volkswagen’s Seat brand, as its next chief executive, as the car maker looks to draw a line under a …

High school awarded $280K for electric bus Funded by Volkswagen settlement
Mount Desert Islander
BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School has been awarded $280,000 from the Volkswagen emissions fraud settlement to replace an old …

Volkswagen future models part 2
just-auto.com
Volkswagen already has more crossovers and SUVs in its global line-up than just about any other brand. Even so, there is still room for expansion into …

Toyota’s 2019 global vehicle sales trail Volkswagen’s
WHIO
TOKYO — German automaker Volkswagen has kept its lead as the world’s largest automaker after Japanese rival Toyota announced it sold fewer …

Toyota’s 2019 global vehicle sales trail Volkswagen’s
Seattle Times
TOKYO (AP) — German automaker Volkswagen has kept its lead as the world’s largest automaker after Japanese rival Toyota announced it sold fewer …

Toyota’s 2019 global vehicle sales trail Volkswagen’s
Thegardenisland.com
German automaker Volkswagen has kept its lead as the world’s largest automaker as Japanese rival Toyota sold fewer vehicles last year. Toyota …

Volkswagen – 2020-01-29 – Easy News

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Drivers Rip VW Bid To DQ Former FBI Chief In Bellwether Trial
Law360
Law360 (January 28, 2020, 8:45 PM EST) — Consumers gearing up to face Volkswagen in an upcoming bellwether trial urged a California federal …

Spot the difference: Volkswagen dealer has £2m refit with new logo
Motoring Research
Meet the Volkswagen dealer of the future. Whether you’re collecting a new ID.3 electric car or servicing your ageing Golf diesel, it’s likely the …

Volkswagen lover left heartbroken after thieves set her vintage car on fire
Cambridgeshire Live
Shannon Cobain, of Upton Place, Littleport, grew up around vintage cars and had owned the 1986 Volkswagen Polo she nicknamed Sheldon for three …

What makes Volkswagen a challenger brand in Malaysia?
The Drum
Volkswagen has managed to carve out space for itself in the cluttered automotive category in Malaysia. By consistently challenging the category …

Facing big emissions fines, Volkswagen sees a remedy in car-sharing
Fortune
Volkswagen hopes to avoid gargantuan EU fines potentially running into the billions in part by foisting expensive electric vehicles onto one reliable …

Renault appoints former Volkswagen executive new CEO
UPI.com
In a statement Tuesday, Renault said the 52-year-old former executive of Volkswagen’s Spanish SEAT brand will be taking over the position July 1 …

Social responsibility: Volkswagen Group and Microsoft expand partnership
just-auto.com
Ralf Pfitzner, Head of Sustainability at the Volkswagen Group, says: “Climate protection and digital transformation are the key issues for the future of …

Renault Chooses Volkswagen Executive as New CEO
The New York Times
The French carmaker Renault named a former Volkswagen executive as its chief executive on Tuesday, a crucial step as it tries to revive its troubled …

LoJack México and Volkswagen Financial Services México Join Forces to Increase Efficiencies in …
Yahoo Finance
LoJack México’s custom telematics platform enriches VWFS dealer fleet’s mobility solutions with location, diagnostics and driver behavior insights.

Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee Will Meet Friday
WBIW.com
(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee will hold a public meeting on Friday, Jan. 31. Details of …

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17500 participants in Volkswagen dealer congress
Volkswagen Newsroom
Jürgen Stackmann, Sales Board Member of the Volkswagen brand: “We are pleased to be able to offer this mega-event for our dealers in Wolfsburg.

Volkswagen – 2020-01-28 – Easy News

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2020 Volkswagen Caddy Teaser Shows Off Stylish, Little Van
Motor1.com
The Volkswagen Caddy is a compact commercial van that fits into Europe’s A segment, and the fifth generation is on the way. Two new teaser images …

The Volkswagen Type 3 Was In One Important Way The First Genuinely Modern Car
Jalopnik
The Volkswagen Type 3 was Volkswagen’s first real attempt to build a car a bit more up-market than the Beetle, and while it never sold in the …

2021 Volkswagen Caddy sketched more realistically
CarAdvice
The next-generation Volkswagen Caddy has been teased again ahead of its debut in February. While the sketches issued by the company last month …

Volkswagen future models – part 1
just-auto.com
SUVs and pick-ups might be the dominant segments in the US but cars are still the best sellers in the world’s largest market. Volkswagen , which …

2020 Volkswagen Caddy sketched
Motoring
The 2020 Volkswagen Caddy will be “a completely new car” when the fifth-generation compact van makes its global premiere next month.

Biz Groups Back VW In Ohio Supreme Court Emissions Fight
Law360
The groups maintain that Volkswagen’s dispute with Ohio has sweeping implications for the automobile industry and the vehicle-buying public, and …

Volkswagen reveals plans for mobile electric car charging robot
Inhabitat
Volkswagen is developing a mobile robot that eliminates the need to plug into a charging port, bringing the charge directly to your vehicle regardless …

VW’s $57M Suspension Defect Deal With Drivers Gets Final OK
Law360
The deal puts to bed litigation that kicked off in 2017 alleging certain 2009 to 2017 Volkswagen CC sedans were equipped with a defective …

Renault Looks to Former VW Executive for Turnaround After Ghosn Crisis
Wall Street Journal
Renault SA is planning to name former Volkswagen AG executive Luca de Meo as its chief executive at an extraordinary board meeting this week, …

New Volkswagen Golf R Caught Completely Naked
CarBuzz
Now that the new 2020 Volkswagen Golf has broken cover, the wait for the hot Golf GTI and the hardcore Golf R hot hatches has begun. We already …

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75th Anniversary
Volkswagen Group
Against the backdrop of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp by the Soviet Red Army 75-years ago, the Volkswagen Group …

Volkswagen – 2020-01-27 – Easy News

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Vauxhall Corsa vs Renault Clio vs Volkswagen Polo
AutoExpress
Corsa’s price has crept up with this new car, though, so it’s squarely in the firing line of the Volkswagen Polo. The German car has always been viewed …

Widebody Volkswagen Beetle Is Real, Also Absurd
autoevolution
However, things are the other way around with the Volkswagen Beetle sitting before us – while this is a rendering, it is based on an actual car.

Fundraiser launched after Littleport Volkswagen enthusiast’s ‘pride and joy’ red polo is stolen and …
Ely Standard
Classic car lovers across the country are rallying together to raise money for a Volkswagen enthusiast from Littleport whose ‘pride and joy’ car was …

Volkswagen , Aeris Team Up to Form New JV for Connected Car
The Fast Mode (press release) (blog)
Volkswagen and Aeris last week announced the formation of Ventic, a joint venture for the development and operations of connected vehicle platform …

VOLKSWAGEN IN AN OPEN RACE WITH ELON MUSK’S TESLA
Industry Global News 24
Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess made several news headlines with his powerful statements on Friday at the World Economic Forum in Dav.

This Retro Volkswagen In BC Is Perfect For Glamping & You Can Take It On The Road
Narcity
Once the warm weather arrives, all we want to do is spend time outdoors in the sunshine. But let’s face it: spending a weekend camping can be a lot of …

First group action against Volkswagen has formed in France
Born2Invest
Volkswagen has not finished with the “dieselgate.” More than four years after the scandal, consumers are organizing to force the German manufacturer …

The New VW GTI Arrives in March, and You’re Going To Love It
Gear Patrol
Volkswagen already launched the new Mk8 version of the iconic Golf, which probably won’t be coming to the U.S. in that basic form. What definitely is …

Volkswagen Delivered 12 Mobile Charging Stations In Wolfsburg
InsideEVs
The very special Volkswagen charging infrastructure project – with DC chargers, equipped with battery energy storage – in Wolfsburg, Germany, …

Volkswagen Group Sold More Than 140000 Plug-In Cars In 2019
InsideEVs
Volkswagen Group significantly expanded its plug-in electric car sales in 2019, exceeding the level of 140,000 vehicles. That’s an 80% improvement …