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VW says Q1 "successful"

7 May 2021

Volkswagen said it had got off to a successful start in 2021 despite the global shortage of semiconductors and restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.


just-auto Plus only The most advanced Bentley chassis yet

7 May 2021


VW in "crisis mode" over chip shortage

6 May 2021

Volkswagen chief Herbert Diess has said the carmaker was in "crisis mode" over an ongoing lack of badly needed automotive chips, adding the impact of the shortage would intensify and hit profits in the second quarter.


just-auto Plus only Dürr’s final assembly technology ensures efficient electric car production at Volkswagen Zwickau

6 May 2021


Argo AI develops LiDAR sensor for autonomous vehicles

6 May 2021

US-based autonomous vehicle (AV) company Argo AI has developed a light detection and ranging (LiDAR) sensor.


VW opens expanded Zwickau press shop

5 May 2021

Volkswagen has officially launched a new press shop at its newly EV-centric Zwickau site in Germany.


just-auto Plus only SEAT MÓ takes an international leap and speeds-up the launch in the European markets

5 May 2021


Interior design and technology – VW ID.3

5 May 2021

Volkswagen used the 2016 Paris motor show to set out its vision for an alternatively fuelled future by revealing its all-electric ID.3 concept to an assembled media gathering (remember them?). Four years later, the ID.3 emerged in showrooms across Europe marking a step-change for the carmaker. It sits on a bespoke electric car-only platform, codenamed MEB that is intended to underpin a new generation of tens of millions of VW Group EVs worldwide. Continuing just-auto/AIC’s review of interior design and technology trends, we take a closer look inside this compact electric model.


just-auto Plus only Bosch, Shell, and Volkswagen develop renewable gasoline with 20% lower CO2 emissions

4 May 2021


just-auto Plus only Tenneco Monroe intelligent suspension technology to be featured on Volkswagen ID.4 electric SUV

4 May 2021


just-auto Plus only Audi launches initiative for digital factory transformation in Heilbronn

4 May 2021


VW starts building new EV plant in China

29 April 2021

Volkswagen Group China has begun the construction of a new MEB plant at Volkswagen Anhui.


BEVs more profitable than ICE cars 'within two years' - Audi

27 April 2021

Hildegard Wortmann, Audi board member responsible for sales and marketing, has told just-auto that Audi's electric vehicles will be more profitable than combustion engine cars 'within two years'.


INTERVIEW - Audi board member Hildegard Wortmann

27 April 2021

Audi AG's Member of the Board of Management for Sales and Marketing, Hildegard Wortmann, began her career in FMCG and fashion. In 1998 she joined BMW to re-launch the Mini as Head of Brand Communication. from 2016 she took over overall responsibility for the BMW brand, including BMW i. Later she was head of BMW sales for the Asia Pacific region. She moved to her present position at Audi on 1 July 2019. just-auto had a video call with her on the day of the launch of the Audi Q4 e-Tron and Q4 e-Tron Sportback.


just-auto Plus only Volkswagen builds supply chain efficiency

26 April 2021


just-auto Plus only Volkswagen: Evolving to the next level: New Polo is one of the first in its class to offer partly automated driving

22 April 2021


Volkswagen Group stops for #Project1Hour

22 April 2021

Volkswagen Group's 12 brands and their 660,000 employees are undertaking '#Project1Hour,' in which they will stop work for 60 minutes to learn about climate protection and develop improvements. The initiative coincides with 'Earth Day' today (April 22).


Sparkswagen SUV wins car of the year

20 April 2021

Volkswagen's ID.4 electric SUV has been voted World Car of the Year 2021 by 90 auto writers from 24 countries.


VW Chattanooga turns 10

20 April 2021

Volkswagen's US assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, has now been operating for 10 years.


just-auto Plus only Automobili Lamborghini reports record first quarter sales

20 April 2021


just-auto Plus only Audi A6 e-tron concept – the next e-volution

20 April 2021


just-auto Plus only Four world premieres and PPE technology – Audi at Auto Shanghai 2021

20 April 2021


Auto Shanghai 2021 - the world premieres

20 April 2021

There are multiple updates to just-auto.com's list of concepts, prototypes and production model global debuts at the Shanghai motor show following the press preview.


just-auto Plus only New performance brand GTX joins the VW ID. family

19 April 2021


just-auto Plus only Powerful battery systems from Braunschweig: Volkswagen Group Components fires up the next production stage

16 April 2021


Chip shortage hinders pandemic recovery - VW

15 April 2021

The ongoing shortage of semiconductor chips is the only factor affecting a global recovery of the car sector from the coronavirus crisis, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess has said.


Audi keeps the diesel faith with Q7 50 TDI

13 April 2021

Even if it's the fuel that keeps falling from favour, Europe's biggest car maker continues to invest in diesel. Audi's latest Q7 can now be ordered with the Volkswagen Group's 3.0-litre V6, newly compliant with Euro 6d and with more power to boot.


More details revealed of VW-Brose interiors JV

12 April 2021

The recently announced interiors joint venture between Volkswagen and Brose will be called Brose Sitech.


just-auto Plus only Skoda has manufactured 750,000 vehicles in Russia

12 April 2021


Volkswagen Golf GTI - sensible or sharp?

7 April 2021

You can't blame Volkswagen for choosing not to mess with a decades-old formula of evolution when this has delivered such great results for the Golf GTI. There are some fundamental changes for the latest generation though, with frontal styling and interior digitalisation both proving controversial.

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Volkswagen Group news

VW says Q1 "successful"

7 May 2021

Volkswagen said it had got off to a successful start in 2021 despite the global shortage of semic...


just-auto Plus only The most advanced Bentley chassis yet

7 May 2021

The new Continental GT Speed Coupe and Convertible represents the very pinnacle of performance gr...


VW in "crisis mode" over chip shortage

6 May 2021

Volkswagen chief Herbert Diess has said the carmaker was in "crisis mode" over an ongoi...


Argo AI develops LiDAR sensor for AVs

6 May 2021

US-based autonomous vehicle (AV) company Argo AI has developed a light detection and ranging (LiD...


just-auto Plus only Dürr's final assembly tech used for VW Zwickau EVs

6 May 2021

Preparing existing factories for manufacturing electric cars requires comprehensive modernization...


VW opens expanded Zwickau press shop

5 May 2021

Volkswagen has officially launched a new press shop at its newly EV-centric Zwickau site in Germa...



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