Business - Volkswagen

Right to Work website aims at Volkswagen Chattanooga employees

Published Apr. 19 2019

The National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation has set up a website related to worker rights over a potential...

Blackburn says union effort at Volkswagen Chattanooga harms workers; UAW says employees just want seat at bargaining table

Published Apr. 18 2019

U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn on Thursday weighed into a possible new union vote at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant, saying that "We...

Labor board eyes possible dates for new Volkswagen Chattanooga union election

Published Apr. 17 2019

Volkswagen and the United Auto Workers will have to wait a little longer to see if and when a new...

Volkswagen, United Auto Workers tangle over Chattanooga plant election questions before new vote

Published Apr. 16 2019

Lawyers for Volkswagen and the United Auto Workers are making new charges and counter-charges related to another possible union vote...

United Auto Workers labor union wants to disclaim 2015 win in place of new election at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant

Published Apr. 15 2019

United Auto Workers Local 42 in Chattanooga wants to disclaim a 2015 vote that created a unit of maintenance workers...

Former Volkswagen CEO charged with fraud in Germany

Published Apr. 15 2019

German prosecutors charged former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and four others with fraud in the emissions cheating scandal that has...

Former Volkswagen CEO charged with fraud in Germany

Published Apr. 15 2019

German prosecutors have charged former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and four others with fraud and other offenses in connection with...

Volkswagen lawsuit claims the company knew their cars violated safety standards and could not be legally sold

Published Apr. 12 2019

A proposed class-action lawsuit filed in federal court in Virginia alleges Volkswagen Group of America, Audi of America and German...

Volkswagen unveils Chattanooga-made Atlas Basecamp Concept with roof rack, LED light bars

Published Apr. 12 2019

Volkswagen Group of America on Friday offered an Atlas Basecamp Concept SUV, which showcases ways the Chattanooga-made vehicle can be...

United Auto Workers officials want no 'outside interference' in proposed union election at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant

Published Apr. 10 2019

United Auto Workers officials say they hope the focus of a proposed union election in coming weeks at Volkswagen's Chattanooga...

Chattanooga Volkswagen workers file petition to join United Auto Workers so they can bargain like other VW employees

Published Apr. 9 2019

For the third time in about five years, some Volkswagen plant workers in Chattanooga are seeking an election to align...

Former Volkswagen Chattanooga official Don Jackson joins electric vehicle company Fisker

Published Apr. 5 2019

A former top Volkswagen Chattanooga official, who helped launch the factory about a decade ago, has joined electric vehicle company...


Volkswagen's Passat sets 30 million mark worldwide

Published Apr. 4 2019

Volkswagen's Passat midsize sedan has hit the 30 million vehicle production mark and is the best-selling model ever in its...

Chattanooga-made Atlas SUV helps power Volkswagen's U.S. sales in March, first quarter

Published Apr. 2 2019

Volkswagen of America today reported March sales climbed 14 percent over a year ago with the Chattanooga-made Atlas posting its...

Chattanooga-made Volkswagen Atlas makes Parents Magazine list

Published Apr. 2 2019

The Chattanooga-made Volkswagen Atlas SUV has been named to Parents Magazine's 10 Best Family Cars of 2019 list.

Volkswagen begins assembling Atlas Cross Sport SUV in Chattanooga

Published Mar. 29 2019

Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant has hit the start button to initially assemble its newest product, the five-seat Atlas Cross Sport SUV,...

Volkswagen and Amazon are teaming up to create a cloud-based industrial digital production platform

Published Mar. 27 2019

Volkswagen and Amazon are teaming up to create a cloud-based industrial digital production platform.

Volkswagen Chattanooga's hourly production workers are getting a pay raise

Published Mar. 20 2019

Production workers at Volkswagen's Chattanooga assembly plant will see a pay boost as the automaker seeks to retain and attract...

Volkswagen Chattanooga will source electric vehicle batteries from new Georgia factory

Published Mar. 19 2019

Volkswagen's Chattanooga electric vehicle assembly plant will use batteries produced at a planned $1.67 billion factory in northeast Georgia.

SEC charges Volkswagen, former CEO with defrauding investors

Published Mar. 15 2019

U.S. regulators charged Volkswagen and former CEO Martin Winterkorn with defrauding investors during its massive diesel emissions scandal.

Volkswagen vows to build 22 million electric vehicles over next decade

Published Mar. 12 2019

Volkswagen plans to ramp up production of electric vehicles over the next 10 years to 22 million, said the company...

Hamilton County Collegiate High School students demonstrate mechatronics skills at Volkswagen Academy Open House [photos]

Published Mar. 6 2019

Students from Hamilton County Collegiate High School at Chattanooga State demonstrated their mechatronics skills at the Volkswagen Academy Open House...

Audi recalls nearly 75,000 cars, SUVs due to fire risk

Published Mar. 5 2019

Volkswagen's Audi luxury brand is recalling nearly 75,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. because fuel leaks in the engine...