Volkswagen reportedly to name Matthias Muller CEO

September 30, 2015 0

Porsche chief executive officer Matthias Müller is expected to be named CEO of Volkswagen AG, the Wall Street Journal and other sources reported Thursday morning.
Müller, 62, has led Porsche since Oct. 1, 2010, and jumpstarted the sports-car brand’s expansion around the world. He replaces Martin Winkerkorn, … read more

Borgward to come to India in 2016

September 30, 2015 0

German carmaker Borgward, now reborn as a Chinese-German company, will soon launch its first new car in fifty-odd years. The first cars will come out of a plant in China, and Germany, understandably, will be one of the first markets. The big news, however, is that Borgward will also be coming to India … read more

Volkswagen to recall 11 million cars globally

September 30, 2015 0

The Volkswagen Group is planning to recall up to 11 million vehicles worldwide in an effort to address the emissions scandal, according to reports by Reuters. Speaking at a meeting of top VW managers at the company’s Wolfsburg headquarters late yesterday evening, new VW boss Matthias Müller said that … read more

VW diesel scandal: how many cars are affected from particular brands?

September 30, 2015 0

Volkswagen last week admitted to cheating on US diesel-powered emission tests and under the pressure of the growing scandal also said it had outfitted 11 million cars on the road with the “defeat” devices.
According to a spokesman for VW’s commercial vehicles business, which include models such … read more

Tesla Model S owners claim P85D hp rating is exaggerated

September 29, 2015 0

A few Tesla Model S owners have cried foul over alleged horsepower exaggeration for dual-motor variants such as the P85D.
“The P85D was marketed as making 691 horsepower. It doesn’t,” the letter claims, according to excerpts posted on HybridCars. “We believe, based on various testing methods and tools … read more

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