Tag: VW

Verizon Creating Replica Of US Wireless Network In Germany For Audi’s Connected Car Tests

Verizon Creating Replica Of US Wireless Network In Germany For Audi’s Connected Car Tests | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Audi wants to test its connected technology’s real-world functionality in customers’ hands 1 hour ago <!––> <!– –> Audi wants to be able to test connected technologies more accurately, and announced today that it will work […]

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Schrödinger’s Pickup? VW Truck Plans Are Either Alive Or Dead

Schrödinger’s Pickup? VW Truck Plans Are Either Alive Or Dead | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A new report suggests Volkswagen could get a version of Scout’s pickup, while Audi could get an SUV variant 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen Group of America CEO Pablo Di Si recently used the Chicago Auto Show to […]

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Audi And VW Recalling 261,000 Cars Over Possible Fuel Leak

Audi And VW Recalling 261,000 Cars Over Possible Fuel Leak | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The recall impacts a number of different models including the Audi A3 as well as the Volkswagen Jetta and Golf 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 261,257 vehicles that could potentially develop a fuel […]

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UAW Commits $40 Million To Unionize Entire U.S. Auto And EV Battery Sector

UAW Commits $40 Million To Unionize Entire U.S. Auto And EV Battery Sector | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> More than 10,000 non-union auto workers in the U.S. have already thrown their support behind the UAW https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 22, 2024 at 13:33 <!––> <!– –> It’s been several months since the United […]

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This Is America’s 2025 VW Tiguan, Also Known As The New Seven-Seater Tayron

This Is America’s 2025 VW Tiguan, Also Known As The New Seven-Seater Tayron | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> This is the first-generation Tayron if you’re in Europe, the second-gen Tayron if you’re in China, and the third-gen Tiguan, if you’re American. Got that? 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen’s attempts to balance the needs […]

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VW Scirocco Could Return As An Electric Sportscar

VW Scirocco Could Return As An Electric Sportscar | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A fourth generation of the VW Scirocco is reportedly under evaluation and could share its underpinnings with the next-gen Porsche 718 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> In an unexpected twist of fate, Volkswagen is reportedly considering bringing back the Scirocco nameplate […]

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Rise Of The Machines: Major Parts Supplier Axing 10,000 Jobs In Europe, Will Rely More On AI Instead

Rise Of The Machines: Major Parts Supplier Axing 10,000 Jobs In Europe, Will Rely More On AI Instead | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Forvia is the world’s largest auto supplier of vehicle interiors and emissions control systems https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> A major parts supplier for brands including […]

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VW ID.7 Tourer Is A Road-Trip-Ready Electric Wagon With A 426-Mile Range

VW ID.7 Tourer Is A Road-Trip-Ready Electric Wagon With A 426-Mile Range | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Volkswagen’s EV arrives in the European market with a new long-range battery option and onboard ChatGPT AI https://www.carscoops.com/author/chris-chilton-cc/ <!––> by Chris Chilton 12 hours ago <!––> <!– –> There’s a popular view among EV skeptics that electric cars […]

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From Bugattis To Broncos, China’s Mecides Is The Mother Of All Replicas

From Bugattis To Broncos, China’s Mecides Is The Mother Of All Replicas | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Whether you fancy a Maserati Grecale, a mini-Bronco, or a cheaper alternative to the Smart #1, Mecides has got you covered 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> In recent years, Chinese automakers have made strides in shedding the […]

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VW Partners With Mahindra To Power Its New Electric SUVs From 2025

VW Partners With Mahindra To Power Its New Electric SUVs From 2025 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The first model to benefit from the VW-sourced components is a fully electric SUV set to debut on December 2024 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen has agreed to provide Mahindra with components from its MEB architecture […]

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2025 VW Golf Launches In Europe With Edition 50 Special And Price Hikes

2025 VW Golf Launches In Europe With Edition 50 Special And Price Hikes | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The facelifted Golf is now available for pre-order in European markets, with the anniversary special edition positioned at the top of the regular lineup 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen has kicked off pre-sales of the […]

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Thousands Of Porsche, Bentley, Audi Cars Seized In US Over Banned Chinese Part

Thousands Of Porsche, Bentley, Audi Cars Seized In US Over Banned Chinese Part | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> There are concerns forced labor may have been used to produce an electronic component in western China https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The VW Group finds itself in hot water as […]

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Reverse Automatic Emergency Braking Systems Improve Safety, But Are Far From Perfect

Reverse Automatic Emergency Braking Systems Improve Safety, But Are Far From Perfect | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A new study by AAA has found that automatic emergency braking systems don’t always activate and only prevent some collisions 4 hours ago <!– –> Safety technology has come a long way in the past few decades, but […]

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VW’s Super Bowl Commercial Was The Big Winner Last Night

VW’s Super Bowl Commercial Was The Big Winner Last Night | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> A new study has found Volkswagen’s Super Bowl ad generated the greatest online engagement among automakers 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The Kansas City Chiefs won the Super Bowl last night, but they weren’t the only ones that scored […]

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SUVs Conquer Europe, Now Account For Over Half Of All New Car Sales

SUVs Conquer Europe, Now Account For Over Half Of All New Car Sales | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> No less than 6.63 million SUVs were sold in Europe last year and they now account for five of the 10 largest segments https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> European buyers, once […]

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VW’s Super Bowl Ad Is An American Love Story From The Beetle To The ID. Buzz

VW’s Super Bowl Ad Is An American Love Story From The Beetle To The ID. Buzz | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> VW highlights the start of its 75-year journey in the US through historical and recreated footage 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen is making a return to Super Bowl commercials after a decade-long […]

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Love It Or Hate It? Rivian Tops, Infiniti Flops In CR’s Owner Satisfaction Study

Love It Or Hate It? Rivian Tops, Infiniti Flops In CR’s Owner Satisfaction Study | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Mini surprisingly finished in second place, followed by BMW and Porsche 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Rivian has came out on top of the latest Consumer Reports’ owner satisfaction survey that asked owners about which […]

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VW Turns Virtus Sedan Into A One-Off Convertible For Brazil’s President

VW Turns Virtus Sedan Into A One-Off Convertible For Brazil’s President | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The roofless four-door model is an official creation of VW Brazil for a presidential visit in one of its factories and will remain a one-off 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Is it just us, or do major automakers […]

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2026 Scout SUV: Everything We Know About VW’s Electrified Off-Road Revival

2026 Scout SUV: Everything We Know About VW’s Electrified Off-Road Revival | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> VW subsidiary Scout has Bronco and Wrangler firmly in its crosshairs – here’s what we know about its electric SUV so far https://www.carscoops.com/author/josh-byrnes/ <!––> by Josh Byrnes 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen’s latest venture, Scout Motors, is […]

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VW Sues To Crush German Dealer’s 22 ID.6 EV Imports From China

VW Sues To Crush German Dealer’s 22 ID.6 EV Imports From China | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Considering the lower prices of Chinese EVs compared to their German counterparts, an enterprising dealer saw imports as the solution, until VW intervened February 4, 2024 at 09:58 <!––> <!– –> A German car dealer is in hot […]

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EV Range Vs. The Cold: Chinese Model Slays Tesla, Toyota & VW In Winter Test

EV Range Vs. The Cold: Chinese Model Slays Tesla, Toyota & VW In Winter Test | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Out of the 23 electric cars tested in Norway, only one had a decrease of less than 6% in driving range, while the rest lost between 12 and 32% February 3, 2024 at 09:39 <!––> […]

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BMW, Kia, And VW Drop New Super Bowl Teasers

BMW, Kia, And VW Drop New Super Bowl Teasers | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> BMW’s clip promotes the new i5, while Kia’s features the EV9 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> BMW, Kia, and Volkswagen have dropped new teasers for their Super Bowl commercials. Going in alphabetical order, BMW has released a second spot promoting […]

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UAW Signs Up 10,000+ Non-Union Autoworkers, Amps Up Pressure On Hyundai

UAW Signs Up 10,000+ Non-Union Autoworkers, Amps Up Pressure On Hyundai | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The union push appears to be a success at Mercedes and Volkswagen plants as nearly 50% of employees have signed up 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The UAW continues to ramp up the pressure on non-union automakers following […]

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These Are The 2024 World Car Of The Year Finalists

These Are The 2024 World Car Of The Year Finalists | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Finalists include the BYD Seal, Ford Bronco, Kia EV9, Hyundai Santa Fe, and Volvo EX30 https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 5 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The finalists for the 2024 World Car of the Year, World Car Design of […]

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Next-Gen VW Golf EV Means Similarly-Sized ID.3 Could Be Killed Off

Next-Gen VW Golf EV Means Similarly-Sized ID.3 Could Be Killed Off | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> VW’s head of technical development confirmed that the next Golf will be an all-electric model https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Volkswagen has indicated that it could kill off the all-electric ID.3 when the […]

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