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July 28, 2015

Audi SQ5 SUVs Recalled for Power Steering

In 5,625 vehicles, the electric power steering assist system is at risk for suddenly shutting down during cold weather.

July 22, 2015

Volkswagen Manufactures 500,000th Passat

Volkswagen Chattanooga has achieved a significant production milestone with the completion of its 500,000th Passat.

July 22, 2015

Strategic Vision Releases Total Quality Index

Strategic Vision's 20th annual Total Quality Index (TQI), which assesses overall ownership experience, ranks OEMs FCA, Volkswagen and General Motors as the top three in corporate total quality.

July 21, 2015

Volkswagen Announces 2016-MY Fleet Incentives

Volkswagen is offering fleet incentives on 16 car and SUV nameplates for the 2016 model year.

July 21, 2015

VW Developing Automated EV Parking and Charging

Volkswagen said it aspires to hold the leading position in the field of automated parking.

July 17, 2015

2015 Golf SportWagen TDI

Volkswagen's 2015 Golf SportWagen TDI is a powerhouse highway miler with enough comfort features for fleet drivers delivering lab samples or other low-profile cargo.

July 17, 2015

VW's 2015 Golf SportWagen TDI

Volkswagen's Golf SportWagen replaced the Jetta SportWagen for the 2015-MY, as VW moved it to the MQB-based platform used to underpin the 2015 Golf. Fleets that deployed the Jetta SportWagen TDI are shifting to this vehicle, which offers a passenger-car driving feel, impressive range, and enough cargo space for lab samples or other lower profile payloads. Read our driving impressions here. Photos by Vince Taroc.

July 8, 2015

Video: Fuel Economy Tips for Drivers

Wayne Gerdes, and expert hypermiler, gives several driving tips to achieve higher mpg. Gerdes set a world record with more than 81 mpg in a 2015 Golf TDI. Video courtesy of VW.

July 8, 2015

VW Golf TDI Sets Record of 81 MPG

Volkswagen's 2015 Golf TDI clean-diesel compact car reached 81.17 mpg on a trip across 48 states on its way to setting a Guinness World Records achievement for non-hybrid fuel economy.

June 30, 2015

Renschler Named Chairman at Scania

Andreas Renschler, the former head of commercial trucks for Daimler who went to work heading up Volkswagen's commercial truck operations earlier this year, has been appointed as the new chairman of the board of Scania.

June 30, 2015

VW: Renewable Diesel Performance Matches Traditional Diesel

Renewable diesel can offer the same performance of traditional crude-based diesel, Volkswagen has determined after running two TDI cars for 134,000 miles of testing.

June 11, 2015

VW Introduces California Camper Van in Germany

Volkswagen has introduced its new California camper, based on the recently introduced sixth-generation Transporter.

June 10, 2015

Faulty Labels Prompt Volkswagen Tiguan Recall

Dealers need to provide labels with accurate tire pressure, weight and loading information in nearly 3,000 vehicles in the 2015 model year.

May 20, 2015

VW, Audi 2016-MY Fleet Preview

Volkswagen and Audi hosted their 2016-MY fleet preview at the Porsche headquarters in Atlanta from May 18-20. Fleet managers had a chance to preview new models, and test them in training areas set up to test handling, wet surface driving and maneuverability on a cone course. Photos by Paul Clinton.

May 8, 2015

Volkswagen Integrates Divisions in Commercial Vehicles Unit

Volkswagen AG said it will create an integrated commercial vehicles unit by transferring the shares held in Scania AB to Truck & Bus GmbH.

May 6, 2015

VW Adds Connected-Car Feature for Apple Watch Owners

Volkswagen is introducing the Car-Net platform that will allow Apple Watch users to control vehicle features and functions from their wrists.

April 27, 2015

Volkswagen Recalls Golf, Audi A3 for Fuel Pump

The 2015 model-year vehicles are at risk for engine failure because of a fuel pump problem.

April 23, 2015

Audi Q3 Recalled for Sunroof

The recall, which affects 3,646 sedans in the 2015 model year, will allow dealers to update the sunroof control module to eliminate an injury risk.

April 16, 2015

Volkswagen Recalls Routan for Ignition Switch

The switches are at risk for unexpectedly moving out of position and disabling safety systems in the event of a crash.

March 24, 2015

VW Reveals Concept for Sixth-Generation Transporter

Ahead of its official world premiere on April 15, 2015, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has revealed a sketch of the sixth-generation Transporter.


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