Legendary car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro has left the company he founded  “to dedicate more time to his personal interests”

We’ve seen recent ructions at the top of the Volkswagen chain of command, ones big enough to see the corporate demise of the once-untouchable Ferdi(...)

 A man taking photos beside the Volkswagen logo at the 16th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai, China, in April. A  vast shopping spree  in past years built up the now titanic Volkswagen Group. Photograph: How Hwee Young/EPA

“The merger is wonderful news. It will be the saving . . . of the industry. One has the know-how on the heavy vehicle side and one on the car side.(...)

Volkswagen Group chairman Dr Martin Winterkorn is said to be examining whether the reorganised company would still need a Group-level executive for sales, marketing, production and China. Photograph: Guenter Schiffmann/Bloomberg News

No sooner is Ferdinand Piech out of the way than the Volkswagen Group prepares for its biggest organisational shake-up in a generation. German media i(...)

BMW’s S1000RR has a special track setting for running on slick racing tyres.

The Irish Motorbike and Scooter Show is on this weeked at the RDS showgrounds , running from Friday, February 27th to March 1st. Now, that may not be (...)

Every German Audi worker will take home an average bonus of almost €7000 after the German premium carmaker this morning announced a €5 billion (...)

Italian airline Alitalia is currently losing close to €2 million a day.  photograph: max rossi/reuters

And now for something completely different – Italian airline Alitalia is in crisis...again. Given that this former state run, now privatised flag carr(...)

Audi has bucked the global and European sales trends, posting record sales year-on-year for the past 16 years, if you ignore the aberration tha(...)