VW ousts chief executive officer Herbert Diess, changes him with Porsche manager

Herbert Diess (AP) Volkswagen AG quickly ousted Herbert Diess, its president as well as engineer of the vehicle sector’s greatest electrification initiative, after duplicated encounter organized labor tried his assistance with crucial stakeholders. Porsche manager Oliver Blume will certainly do well Diess within weeks, finishing a four-year period in whichRead More →

1982 Volkswagen Jetta Diesel Car

Throughout the very early 1980 s, memories of the fuel shortages and gas lines of the 1979 Oil Shock continued to be brilliant psychological of American cars and truck buyers (that had no chance of recognizing that oil prices would crash back to earth a couple of years later on).Read More →

Junkyard Treasure: 1979 Volkswagen Scirocco

When Volkswagen– after years of hold-up worsened by the big cost of the Sparkarte payouts and also Tatra lawsuits developing from the Type 1 Beetle’s origins — ultimately started manufacturing water-cooled automobiles, the 1973 Passat (called the Dasher on our coasts) was the very first to roll off the productionRead More →

Volkswagen is reanimating the Precursor as an EV. What was the Precursor?

When it revealed strategies to dirt off the long-dormant Precursor nameplate and also utilize it on a set of electrical off-roaders, Volkswagen verified an unlikely report. By “long-dormant,” I suggest that the last International-Harvester Precursor was generated when Blondie’s “Call Me” went to the top of the graphes and alsoRead More →

VW Beetle Kind 1|Utilized Car Limelight

The Volkswagen Beetle– additionally called the Volkswagen Kind 1, or VW Insect, K√§fer, Vocho, Fusca, Cocinelle, Maggiolino, Strike Buggy or a few other numerous variant depending upon where and also when you have actually lived– is just one of one of the most preferred lorries of perpetuity. This initial generationRead More →