Documents show Volkswagen resisted Takata air bag recall

Documents show Volkswagen resisted Takata air bag recall

Volkswagen resisted US government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags, telling safety regulators that a recall isn't necessary.

VW delays 2015 results, AGM as scandal effects unclear

VW delays 2015 results, AGM as scandal effects unclear

Volkswagen has postponed publication of its financial results for 2015 and delayed its annual shareholders` meeting as the German carmaker struggles to put an exact price on its diesel emissions scandal.

Volkswagen does not comply with emission norms in India: Anant Geete

Volkswagen does not comply with emission norms in India: Anant Geete

Volkswagen does not comply with India's emission norms and government will propose further action on the issue after getting a reply from the German firm, Union Heavy Industries Minister Anant Geete said Thursday.

Cars in India not equipped with "defeat device": Volkswagen

The Indian arm of German auto major Volkswagen Thursday denied violation of emission norms in the country and said its cars were not equipped with "defeat device".

2016 Volkswagen Polo and Vento launched with exciting new features

2016 Volkswagen Polo and Vento launched with exciting new features

Volkswagen has introduced the 2016 Polo and Vento with a host of exciting new features.

EU seeks powers over car regulation after Volkswagen scandal

EU seeks powers over car regulation after Volkswagen scandal

The European Commission, the executive arm of the 28-nation EU, said carmakers found cheating on pollution tests could face a fine of 30,000 euros ($32,600) per vehicle, with non-compliant cars wrongfully approved taken off European roads.

Toyota keeps top global automaker crown, sells 10.15 million in 2015

Toyota keeps top global automaker crown, sells 10.15 million in 2015

Toyota kept its title as the world's biggest automaker on Wednesday as it announced global sales of 10.15 million vehicles last year, outpacing scandal-hit Volkswagen and US rival General Motors.

 

Volkswagen to showcase compact sedan Ameo at Delhi Auto Expo

Volkswagen to showcase compact sedan Ameo at Delhi Auto Expo

The Volkswagen Ameo will be manufactured at VW's Chakan facility in Maharashtra. It will compete with the likes of Maruti Swift Dzire, Hyundai Xcent, Honda Amaze, Tata Zest and Ford Figo Aspire.

Volkswagen recalls 78,083 vehicles in China

Volkswagen recalls 78,083 vehicles in China

Starting from January 25, the recall involves a range of models including Tiguan, Magotan and Golf produced between January 22, 2009 and May 6, 2014, Xinhua news agency reported.

Volkswagen may buy back some cars in emissions scandal: CEO Matthias Mueller

German automaker Volkswagen may end up buying back some cars affected by the emissions scandal, its chief executive told CNBC in an interview.

Volkswagen to unveil compact sedan at Auto Expo next month

Volkswagen to unveil compact sedan at Auto Expo next month

German auto major Volkswagen will unveil three new products, including its sub-4 metre compact sedan which has been designed specifically for the Indian market, at the Delhi Auto Expo next month.

VW chief apologises over emissions scandal on first US trip

Volkswagen chief executive Matthias Mueller has apologised for cheating diesel car emissions tests on his first official US visit since the scandal broke in September.

Volkswagen expects to buy back 115,000 diesel cars in US

Volkswagen expects to buy back 115,000 diesel cars in US

Embattled German auto giant Volkswagen expects to have to buy back around 115,000 diesel vehicles in the United States that are affected by the massive pollution-cheating scandal, the daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Thursday.

Volkswagen sued by US for emissions cheating; faces $20 billion penalty

Volkswagen sued by US for emissions cheating; faces $20 billion penalty

The US has sued Volkswagen alleging that nearly 600,000 diesel vehicles, including all its brands, had illegal defeat devices installed resulting in excess harmful emissions and the German automobile giant faces penalties well above $20 billion.

VW drops out of race to become world's biggest carmaker: CEO

VW is currently engulfed in a scandal of global proportions after it was forced to admit in September that it installed pollution-cheating software in 11 million diesel engines worldwide.

Volkswagen European sales growth screeches to near-halt

Volkswagen European sales growth screeches to near-halt

Volkswagen sales growth in Europe has screeched to a near halt in November compared with both its mass-market and premium peers.

Emission fiasco: NGT notice to Centre, Volkswagen

Emission fiasco: NGT notice to Centre, Volkswagen

The National Green Tribunal on Monday sought response from the Centre and German automobile major Volkswagen on a plea seeking a ban on sale of its vehicles in the country for allegedly flouting emission norms.

Pollution cheating dates back to 2005: Volkswagen

Pollution cheating dates back to 2005: Volkswagen

Volkswagen said Thursday the roots of the global pollution-cheating scandal it is currently engulfed in date back to 2005, and while the current situation was difficult, it would not break the company.

Volkswagen says carbon emission claims proved unfounded

Volkswagen says carbon emission claims proved unfounded

Allegations that Volkswagen lied about the carbon dioxide emissions of up to 800,000 cars appeared to evaporate into thin air on Wednesday as the embattled German car maker said they had been proven to be largely unfounded.

 

Germany's benchmark DAX index rebounds

Investors turned more optimistic, according to local analysts.