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Volkswagen has named Herbert Diess as its new chief executive. Photograph: Fabian Bimmer/Reuters

Volkswagen has chosen Herbert Diess as its new chief executive in an overhaul that includes streamlining the company’s multiple car brands into just t(...)

Skoda’s upcoming SUV could herald a return to the US market for the VW-owned brand

Volkswagen’s Czech division Skoda is considering selling cars in the United States, where its embattled parent is trying to recoup sales lost in the w(...)

BMW chief executive Norbert Reithofer will become chairman of the carmaker’s supervisory board. Photograph: Tobias Hase/EPA

German carmaker BMW and larger rival Volkswagen announced surprise changes to top management on Tuesday, with the veteran CEO of the Munich-based luxu(...)

Unusual dip in sales for core passenger brand. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

Europe’s biggest automaker Volkswagen reported a rare dip in sales of its core passenger car brand last month and said business conditions remained to(...)