VW’s refreshed Passat gets a new look, more torque and different features across its trim levels.
The new facility will be environmentally friendly and build vehicles on the all-electric MEB platform.
Enlarge / The Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL) headquarters and manufacturing complex is reflected in a mudflat in Ningde, Fujian Province, China, in January 2018. CATL already sells the most batteries to the biggest electric-vehicle makers in the biggest EV market: China. (credit: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images) A Chinese battery company called Contemporary Amperex […]
Apple has reportedly signed a deal with Volkswagen (Warning: source may be paywalled; alternative source) to turn some of the carmaker’s new T6 Transporter vans into Apple’s self-driving shuttles for employees. The deal comes after the tech giant failed to partner with luxury carmakers BMW and Mercedes-Benz to develop an all-electric self-driving car. “[T]talks with […]
V6 power and suspension upgrades inject a bit of stamina into Volkswagen’s aging Passat.
The old Jetta is dead but VW has rebuilt it to be more modern, cheerful and thrifty and all the other Boy Scout virtues.
Enlarge On Wednesday, a US District judge in Detroit sentenced Oliver Schmidt, a former Volkswagen executive, to seven years in prison for his role in the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal of 2015. Schmidt was also ordered to pay a criminal penalty of $400,000, according to a US Department of Justice (DOJ) press release. The prison […]
Volkswagen announced plans at the Los Angeles Auto Show to double down on EV production, starting with the I.D. Crozz.
Whether you’re after something for schlepping the kids to school, or a hot hatch for some back road fun, the Golf lineup has it.