Volkswagen

Volkswagen targets 3% share in Indian passenger vehicle market

Volkswagen targets 3% share in Indian passenger vehicle market

The company is looking to enhance its brand awareness, while also gradually strengthen its range of products in India to fill gaps in its portfolio and tap fast growing segments.

Oct 15, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Volkswagen launches all-new Passat at introductory price of Rs 29.99 lakh

Volkswagen launches all-new Passat at introductory price of Rs 29.99 lakh

The 2017 Passat is Volkswagen's second launch in India this year after the Tiguan SUV.

Oct 10, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

Exclusive: Volkswagen seeks to curb competition from Skoda - sources

Skoda`s operating profit more than doubled over three years to 1.2 billion euros ($1.4 billion) in 2016, lifting its profit margin to 8.7 percent - second only to Porsche within the Volkswagen stable.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Volkswagen welcomes the festive season with Volksfest 2017

Volkswagen welcomes the festive season with Volksfest 2017

Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer today announces the commencement of Volksfest 2017, a month long carnival for its existing and prospective customers. 

Sep 07, 2017, 19:33 PM IST

1.82 million Volkswagens recalled in China over faulty fuel pump

German car giant Volkswagen and its two Chinese joint-ventures will recall 1.82 million vehicles in China, the country's top consumer watchdog said today, in a new setback for the scandal-hit company.

Sep 04, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

'Brand image, performance key factors for women car buyers'

Product performance and brand image are the most important factors for women car buyers and not exterior paint colour, says a study conducted by Singapore-based PremonAsia.

Aug 24, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
Volkswagen, Nvidia to cooperate on artificial intelligence

Volkswagen, Nvidia to cooperate on artificial intelligence

German carmaker Volkswagen said on Tuesday it would cooperate with U.S. chipmaker Nvidia on deep learning software that could be used to manage traffic flows or make it easier for humans to work with robots.

Jun 27, 2017, 12:11 PM IST
Volkswagen unveils new version of Polo subcompact

Volkswagen unveils new version of Polo subcompact

Volkswagen is unveiling a new version of its Polo subcompact, the sixth edition of a car that has sold 14 million units since it was introduced in 1975.

Jun 16, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
Volkswagen new Polo to be unveiled on June 16

Volkswagen new Polo to be unveiled on June 16

German automaker Volkswagen has confirmed that the new Polo hatchback will be unveiled on June 16, 2017.

Jun 13, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

US economy grows at tepid 1.2%; business spending softens

The US economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but there are signs it could struggle to rebound sharply in the second quarter amid slowing business investment and moderate consumer spending.

May 26, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Volkswagen launches premium carline Tiguan

Volkswagen launches premium carline Tiguan

Passenger car manufacturer Volkswagen on Wednesday launched its premium carline Tiguan with a starting price of Rs 27.68 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai).

May 24, 2017, 23:04 PM IST
Only 30% of recalled diesel vehicles rectified till now: Volkswagen

Only 30% of recalled diesel vehicles rectified till now: Volkswagen

Over a year into the exercise, German auto major Volkswagen has been able to rectify only 30 percent of the 3.4 lakh recalled diesel vehicles it had equipped with defeat device that helped cheat emission tests in India.

Apr 23, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Only 30% of recalled diesel vehicles rectified so far: Volkswagen

Only 30% of recalled diesel vehicles rectified so far: Volkswagen

Over a year into the exercise, German auto major Volkswagen has been able to rectify only 30 percent of the 3.4 lakh recalled diesel vehicles it had equipped with defeat device that helped cheat emission tests in India.

Apr 23, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

Sentence next for Volkswagen in US diesel emissions scandal

Volkswagen and the US government are asking a judge to approve a USD 2.8 billion criminal penalty against the automaker for cheating on diesel emissions tests.

Apr 21, 2017, 12:34 PM IST
Volkswagen Vento Highline Plus launched at starting price of Rs 10.84 lakh

Volkswagen Vento Highline Plus launched at starting price of Rs 10.84 lakh

Vento Highline Plus boasts of OVRM turn indicators, Zirkonia alloy wheels, 3D effect tail lamps on the exterior.

Apr 05, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
Volkswagen starts SUV Tiguan production in India

Volkswagen starts SUV Tiguan production in India

German auto major Volkswagen on Wednesday said it has started production of its upcoming premium SUV Tiguan at the Aurangabad plant in Maharashtra.

Mar 22, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
In talks with Volkswagen for partnership: Tata Motors

In talks with Volkswagen for partnership: Tata Motors

Tata Motors on Tuesday said it is in talks with the world's largest auto maker Volkswagen for a possible partnership.

Mar 07, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
Shaking off dieselgate, Volkswagen races back into profit

Shaking off dieselgate, Volkswagen races back into profit

German auto giant Volkswagen today said it raced back into the black in 2016 as car sales hit an all-time high, in the latest sign of its "dieselgate" scandal fading into the rearview mirror.

Feb 25, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

VW caps executive pay after dieselgate crisis

German car giant Volkswagen on Friday said it was capping its chief executive`s pay package at 10 million euros as it moved to rein in top brass salaries in the wake of the "dieselgate" scandal that has cost the company billions.

Feb 25, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
Seoul court holds first hearing against Volkswagen

Seoul court holds first hearing against Volkswagen

A Seoul court on Friday held the first hearing on a compensation suit filed by hundreds of South Korean customers against German carmaker Volkswagen over vehicles with manipulated emissions data.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:54 PM IST