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The Volkswagen Group delivered a total of 988,800 vehicles worldwide in November 2019 compared to just 940,900 in November 2018. This amounts to noteworthy increase of 5.1 percent worldwide sales compared to the same month of the previous year. The growth is even made more impressive by the fact that …

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German company Volkswagen is all-set to leave its nest and start a brand new one in the year 2020. It will launch 34 new models next year, including 12 SUVs and eight electric or hybrid vehicles. It will also put special emphasis on e-mobility. According to Volkswagen COO Ralf Brandstätter: “We are …

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Bugatti seeks to widen its appeal by building a battery-powered grand tourer or crossover that’s more affordable than its current lineup, of which the least expensive model—the Chiron—costs around USD 2.9 million. Of course, the term ‘affordable’ is being used relatively here, as the planned electric vehicle (EV) has a …

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Prince did it: he changed his name to a symbol (imagine that). Some weren’t as drastic–they just changed their names to make them sound more celebrity names. Some examples are Elton John (Reginald Kenneth Dwight), Vin Diesel (Mark Sinclair Vincent), Bruno Mars (Peter Gene Hernandez), Natalie Portman (Natalie Hershtlag), and …

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Lamborghini used its presence in this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show as an opportunity to showcase its latest model, the Sián FKP 37, and honor the recent passing of Ferdinand Piëch, the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and the chairman of the Volkswagen Group from 1993 to 2002. Piëch was 82 when he died this August. The ‘FKP’ in …

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“Motor shows are dead. They are a product of the 1960s and they are not as relevant anymore. They’re not delivering what we want and they’re not delivering what car buyers want.” That just about sums up what Volkswagen Group Chairman Herbert Diess thinks about the tradtional auto show platform–where …

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Audi CEO Rupert Stadler

Audi AG Chief Executive Officer Rupert Stadler was arrested on Monday, June 18. Munich prosecutors said that the arrest was meant to prevent Stadler from suppressing evidence as the government delves into the car manufacturer’s alleged diesel emissions test manipulation. “As part of an investigation into diesel affairs and Audi …

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Bugatti Chiron Sport

The 2018 Geneva International Motor Show is now open, and it’s off to a blistering start, courtesy of Bugatti, which has unveiled the new Chiron Sport. The French supercar maker promises the car is more agile and quicker on corners than its ‘base’ model, the Chiron. The Chiron Sport benefits …

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