The Volkswagen VW ID Life on display at the first press preview day of the International Motor Show IAA in Munich, Germany, on Monday. Photograph: Sascha Steinbach/EPA

Volkswagen on Monday took the wraps off the ID LIFE, a fully electric small car to be launched in 2025 at a cost of around €20,000 in a bid to make ba(...)

Similar in size to Volkswagen’s Polo, the ID Life will be built by the company’s Spanish Seat division and is based on the company’s dedicated EV platform. Photo: Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images

Volkswagen head Herbert Diess on Sunday said autonomous cars, not electric vehicles, were the “real gamechanger” for the auto industry, which is facin(...)

Volkswagen said it had earmarked about €16bn for investment in the future trends of e-mobility, hybridisation and digitalisation up to 2025. Photograph: Getty Images

Volkswagen wants electric vehicles (EVs) to make up the majority of European sales for its core brand by 2030, it said on Friday, the latest carmaker (...)

Volkswagen chief executive  Herbert Diess  will pass the leadership of the core brand VW to the former co-managing director Ralf Brandstätter. Photograph: Alexander Koerner/EPA

Volkswagen chief executive Herbert Diess apologised to the company’s supervisory board for having made “inappropriate and wrong” statements at an inte(...)