Business - Volkswagen

Volkswagen, labor union clash over request involving Chattanooga plant

Published Dec. 22 2017

Volkswagen and the United Auto Workers are clashing over a request by a federal labor panel to reconsider an earlier...

New labor ruling could impact Chattanooga's Volkswagen plant

Published Dec. 19 2017

Efforts to unionize Chattanooga's Volkswagen plant could be affected by a new labor ruling that makes it harder to organize...

Stretching VW settlement dollars: Chattanooga weighs in on how to spend emissions money

Published Dec. 16 2017

More charging stations for electric cars and expanding battery-powered vehicles in public fleets were ideas raised Friday on how to...


Business Briefs: Chattanooga hosts VW settlement hearing

Published Dec. 13 2017

Tennessee officials will hold a public meeting in Chattanooga on Friday to take suggestions on how to spend $45.7 million,...

Auto sales uneven in November

Published Dec. 2 2017

November U.S. auto sales were mixed as carmakers saw uneven results, including Volkswagen which posted a slightly lower total despite...

Chattanooga-made VW Atlas sales hit new monthly high

Published Dec. 1 2017

Volkswagen of America reported today that sales of the Chattanooga-made Atlas SUV hit a new monthly high of 5,154 units...

Volkswagen's electric future may include Chattanooga [photos]

Published Nov. 30 2017

Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant, which this year started production of the automaker's biggest American-made vehicle ever with the Atlas midsize SUV,...

Report: Chattanooga could produce new VW electric SUV [photos]

Published Nov. 29 2017

Volkswagen today unveiled an all-electric SUV concept called the I.D. Crozz that's slated for sale in the United States in...

Tesla wants to electrify big trucks, adding to its ambitions

Published Nov. 18 2017

After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants...

U.S. probes effectiveness of VW air bag wiring recall

Published Nov. 18 2017

U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that a Volkswagen recall may not fix a wiring problem that can stop the...

Volkswagen Chattanooga woos more minority suppliers

Published Nov. 16 2017

Art Reamey said he drove about 9 1/2 hours from metropolitan Detroit to Chattanooga to take part in Volkswagen's minority...

Tennessee to land $45.7 million from VW settlement

Published Nov. 7 2017

Tennessee is expected to garner about $45.7 million from the national Volkswagen diesel emissions settlement, and the state is taking...

SUVs help accelerate U.S. auto sales in October

Published Nov. 2 2017

J. Rod Williams said Wednesday the next vehicle he buys will be an SUV, and he's willing to look at...

VW sales motor ahead by 11.9 percent in October

Published Nov. 1 2017

Volkswagen of America today reported that October sales powered ahead by 11.9 percent.

Chattanooga-made Atlas wins 3-row SUV contest

Published Oct. 30 2017

The Chattanooga-made 2018 Volkswagen Atlas has won.

Volkswagen ups profit forecast

Published Oct. 27 2017

Volkswagen has vowed to be the company that will make electric cars affordable for the masses.

VW, most other carmakers see stronger September sales

Published Oct. 4 2017

Volkswagen of America posted September sales that climbed by a third over a year ago, driven largely by demand for...

VW sales climb 33.2 percent last month on SUVs

Published Oct. 3 2017

Volkswagen of America today reported that September sales jumped.

THE COSTS OF JOBS: The VW impact - Jobs versus $800 million in incentives weighed

Published Sep. 18 2017

A partnership of the largest media companies in the state examined those and other subsidies to answer a simple question:...

Volkswagen getting charged up to increase electric vehicle production

Published Sep. 13 2017

Volkswagen has unveiled the latest concept of its all-electric ID Crozz sport utility vehicle as the company set a target...

VW to vastly ramp up electric vehicles

Published Sep. 12 2017

Volkswagen is stepping up its shift to electric cars.

Completing Chattanooga's 'Yellow Brick Road' project through Enterprise South ongoing

Published Sep. 10 2017

With more than 7,500 people now working daily at Enterprise South industrial park, the state's highway builders are finalizing steps...

Volkswagen eLabs open in eight Hamilton County schools

Published Sep. 5 2017

Volkswagen Chattanooga announced Tuesday that eight of its 16 eLabs are now fully operational in Hamilton County schools.