German carmakers BMW, Daimler, Porsche and Audi and US competitor Ford said on Tuesday they would cooperate on a Europe-wide network of electric charging stations.
Volkswagen aims to be the world leader in electric cars by 2025, brand chief Herbert Diess said Tuesday, as the German car giant shifts its focus to clean-energy vehicles after the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal.
Audi has redesigned its sporty midsize coupes, giving them a new look and two new engines along with lots of electronic goodies.
Cars bearing the stamp of once-defunct manufacturer Borgward will once again roll off an assembly line in north Germany from 2018, the firm said Wednesday.
Chinese automaker Geely is launching a new car brand, ‘Lynk & Co.’ To signal its global ambition, Geely chose Berlin as the city in which to unveil the first Lynk-branded automobile: an SUV hybrid named ‘Lynk 01.’
A leading artificial intelligence expert predicts that within the next five years, German cars will only require their drivers to take the wheel occasionally.
The Greens want to see no more new cars with gasoline or diesel engines on German roads by 2030, and to promote electro-mobility, the news agency dpa reported Thursday.
Volkswagen’s Polo subcompact is now the oldest model in the German brand’s lineup, with the current, fifth-generation model having made its debut as far back as the 2009 Geneva auto show.
Nearly 2,000 people in Germany have applied for the government’s electric car discount scheme, introduced on July 1, and a third of them are buyers of BMW models, a government agency said.
The implementation of the plan, dubbed the “Together Strategy 2025,” will see “double-digit billion investments,” according to VW CEO Matthias Müller at a press conference at the company’s headquarters in the German town of Wolfsburg. Müller admitted to the company having had its “major weaknesses exposed” in the wake of the “shake-up” from the scandal […]