Business - Volkswagen

Volkswagen faces investor questions at annual meeting

Published Jun. 22 2016

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen executives face questions from minority investors over the company's scandal involving cars rigged to cheat...

UAW says Volkswagen reneged on deal to recognize union

Published Jun. 21 2016

A signed agreement shows that Volks- wagen officials reneged on a pledge to recognize the United Auto Workers without another...

VW's Winterkorn under investigation

Published Jun. 20 2016

German prosecutors said today that they had begun an investigation of the former chief executive of Volkswagen for possible violations...

VW aims to be electric vehicle leader

Published Jun. 16 2016

Volkswagen Group officials today set a goal to become a world leader in sustainable mobility, calling for more than 30...

VW opens new California center

Published Jun. 15 2016

VW adds $11 million parts facility

German prosecutors investigating missing data in VW scandal

Published Jun. 9 2016

German prosecutors said Thursday that they are investigating an employee at Volkswagen who allegedly asked his coworkers to delete or...

German regulators OK more diesel fixes for VW

Published Jun. 8 2016

German regulators have given approval for the repair of about 1.1 million more Volkswagen vehicles involved in the diesel scandal,...

Chattanooga-made 2016 Volkswagen Passat gets top honors

Published Jun. 6 2016

The refreshed Chattanooga-made 2016 Volkswagen Passat has taken top honors in's midsize sedan challenge.

VW gets OK for emissions fix on some cars

Published Jun. 3 2016

Volkswagen said today that it has won regulatory approval in Germany to begin repairs on over 800,000 vehicles affected by...

Chattanooga-made Passat sales best in 8 months

Published Jun. 2 2016

The Chattanooga-made Passat posted its highest sales in eight months in May as Volkswagen tries to regain its footing amid...

Volkswagen makes profit despite diesel emissions scandal

Published Jun. 1 2016

German automaker Volkswagen saw its net profit fall 19 percent in the first three months of the year -- but...

VW sees profit, but figure falls

Published May. 31 2016

German automaker Volkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first three months of the year as it struggled...

VW makes 'substantial progress' on final settlement, judge says

Published May. 24 2016

Volkswagen AG has made substantial progress toward reaching a final settlement by late June with car owners and the U.S....

Volkswagen agrees to 4.8 percent pay raise for workers

Published May. 20 2016

Automaker Volkswagen and Germany's industrial union have agreed to increase wages 4.8 percent by next year in an economy where...

VW workers foundation gives $100,000 for inner-city soccer program in Chattanooga

Published May. 17 2016

Volkswagen employees are helping to fund a new program with the Chattanooga Football Club to promote soccer as a way...

No serious breaches by VW execs over diesel scandal

Published May. 11 2016

Volkswagen's board of directors has recommended shareholders formally approve the work of the company's top management team for last year...

VW Chattanooga hits milestone with SUV test body

Published May. 4 2016

Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant has reached an early production milestone with the completion of the first assembled metal test body for...

Car market zooming but VW sales dip despite record set by its SUV

Published May. 4 2016

Gregg Clark said Tuesday his family recently purchased a Jeep Patriot sport utility vehicle because his wife liked the way...

VW sales slide almost 10 percent in April

Published May. 3 2016

Volkswagen of America today reported that sales fell 9.6 percent in April despite a record month for its Tiguan sport...

VW to meet with UAW over labor stalemate at Chattanooga plant

Published May. 2 2016

Volkswagen's top human resources official in Germany plans to meet with the United Auto Workers' secretary-treasurer this month over the...

Volkswagen slapped with unfair labor practices lawsuit

Published Apr. 27 2016

The National Labor Relations Board today filed an unfair labor relations complaint against Volkswagen after the United Auto Workers charged...

VW to seek federal court appeal of UAW election in Chattanooga

Published Apr. 26 2016

The United Auto Workers said Monday that Volkswagen's plan to fight a federal ruling and not recognize last December's union...

Volkswagen reaches agreement over emissions scandal

Published Apr. 21 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Judge: Agreement over Volkswagen emissions scandal will give consumers options of buybacks, fixing vehicles.