20 hrs ago
VW profit falls in Q2 amid emerging-market troubles
Operating profit fell to 3.33 billion euros , from 3.44 billion euros a year ago, VW said in a statement today.
20 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Volkswagen Profit Beats Estimates on Higher Earnings at Porsche
Volkswagen AG, Europe's largest automaker, reported a less-than-expected drop in profit in the second quarter as gains at Audi and Porsche softened weaker profitability at its namesake brand.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Hundreds Of Cars Still Trapped After Water-Main Break Floods UCLA Parking Structures
An estimated 20 million gallons of water were lost when a high-pressure water main burst on Sunset Boulevard in front of Marymount High School on Tuesday, flooding two parking structures on the UCLA campus .
2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco Review
With its 2011 Sonata, Hyundai put itself at the forefront of a few trends in the competitive midsize-sedan segment.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Washington Post
Toyota Keeps Global Lead Over VW in First Half on SUV Demand
Toyota Motor Corp. maintained its global sales lead over Volkswagen AG in the year's first six months as rising U.S. demand for SUVs paced a first-half record.
The Downside of Being a Really Profitable Brand
Raking in the profit for an automaker seems like the ultimate accomplishment, and when you sell millions of cars around the world the final tally can reach satisfying levels.
Toyota Entune and VW Car-Net do things Android Auto and Apple CarPlay can't touch
While the world waits for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to change how we use our phones in our cars, automakers are already busy coming at it from the other direction--changing how we use our cars with our phones.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Midsize SUV to Fill Gap in VW's Lineup, Help Meet Sales Goal
NEWCOMER: VW's coming midsize SUV goes on sale in 2016 and will be a vital piece of the company's US model lineup.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
South Africa: Honda Accord - Can Bigger Be Better?
The Honda brand enjoys an elevated status among the motoring public, thanks mainly to a formula of fine engineering and enduring quality, garnished with innovation, individuality, and value.
Volkswagen AG New Coverage: Trefis Price Estimate at $51
Volkswagen AG is the second largest automaker in the world behind Toyota and slightly ahead of GM, selling 9.72 million vehicles globally in 2013.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
New Accord hybrid gets up to 50 mpg in city
Honda's best-selling vehicle was redesigned last year; the hybrid model was added for 2013.
Test Drive: 2014 Toyota Prius
The current Toyota Prius is in its final year before a major redesign in 2015 or possibly 2016 if delayed.
The Detroit News
As costs threaten profits, VW takes on a more modest view of the future
Volkswagen, Europe's biggest car maker, has suddenly switched from telling everyone within earshot the sky is not the limit, to a more modest, placatory tone which points out that maybe not all things are possible.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Volkswagen Passat, Beetle Go Fuel-Efficient
Volkswagen this week announced its 2015 car model lineup. The company is continuing to iterate past models while introducing what could very well be the future of the company.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
2015 Volkswagen Passat: What's Changed
Volkswagen's midsize family sedan receives only a few minor trim and package changes for 2015, with the most notable to the base model S and Wolfsburg Edition trims.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Volkswagen puts its faith in Tennessee
WOLFSBURG, Germany -- Volkswagen will soon assign 200 people in Chattanooga to take on a task that has flummoxed its headquarters here for decades: figuring out what American consumers want and finding a way to give it to them.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Driving by smartphone on the cards
THE touch-screens of smartphones and tablet computers are ideal for controlling automotive accessories such as air-conditioning, infotainment and navigation.
Is Fiat-Chrysler about to be the next VW Division??
Those of who know remember that Alfa was going to be coming to USA, any moment. That rumor was being offered up as far back as 2006.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Hungry VW wants to devour Fiat Chrysler
Anyone who follows the auto industry might find it easy to dismiss this week's news that Volkswagen is in talks to take over the recently consolidated Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
VW, Fiat Chrysler Deny Merger Talk Reports
Frank Fisher, CEO of Chattanooga Operations, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. holds the 2012 Motor Trend Car of the Year award for the 2012 Volkswagen Passat as he is interviewed beside the car at the LA Auto Show in Los Angeles November 16, 2011.