VW brand’s profit falls amid emissions scandal

2016-07-28 10:28

Volkswagen’s reeling namesake passenger-car brand has posted a 38% drop in profit as the carmaker set aside more money for litigation over its emissions scandal.

VW emissions scandal by the numbers

2016-07-26 10:10

The Volkswagen Group's emission's scandal continues with the automaker reeling from heavy fines and recalls. Here are key numbers related to the emissions-cheating scandal.

VW takes €2.2-billion charge in first half of 2016

2016-07-20 14:41

Embattled automaker Volkswagen said it booked a charge of 2.2 billion euros in the first six months of 2016 in relation to its engine-rigging scandal.

This video shows us why #GuguZulu was one of the best

2016-07-20 11:01

Watch South African rally champion Gugu Zulu show us why he was one of Mzansi's best drivers with this spectacular save during what could have been high-speed rally crash.

'The fastest brother in Africa' - SA reacts to Gugu Zulu's death

2016-07-18 12:36

South Africans react to the tragic news of racing driver Gugu Zulu's death. The veteran driver was climbing Mount Kilimanjaro as part of an initiative with the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

WATCH: Reckless driver almost takes out SA family

2016-07-15 12:58

The driver in a white Chevrolet Ute tried an illegal passing manoeuvre, nearly driving into an oncoming vehicle with a family inside.

WATCH: Here's why you shouldn't pull your handbrake at high speed

Ever wanted to know what would happen if you pulled your handbrake while travelling at highway speeds? This insane video answers that question...

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VW teams-up with LG to develop 'connected cars'

2016-07-07 09:26

Embattled automaker Volkswagen said it is teaming up with South Korea's LG Electronics in the area of "connected cars".

German automakers probed for possible price-fixing

2016-07-05 16:11

The offices of some of Germany's biggest automakers have been raided on suspicion of they colluded to fix the price of steel. VW, BMW and Daimler admit they are targeted...

Need a hotter GTI? VW's new Clubsport S is headed for SA!

2016-07-01 10:54

The most powerful GTI yet, Clubsport S, is headed for South Africa later in 2016, reports Volkswagen SA.


As it happened: #GuguZuluMemorial at Kyalami

2016-07-26 11:11

'You had so many dreams for our daughter,' said Letshego Zulu, wife of deceased racing driver Gugu. Follow #GuguZuluMemorial as it happened.

#GuguZulu: Volkswagen SA honours 'the fastest brother in Africa'

2016-07-20 14:47

Volkswagen South Africa has released a statement on the death of its veteran motorsport driver, Gugu Zulu, who died while attempting to summit Mount Kilimanjaro.

VW shares soar after buoyant earnings update

2016-07-20 13:05

Volkswagen shares have soared after the automaker revealed that its first half earnings before charges stemming from its diesel-emissions scandal were 'significantly higher' than market expectations.

'We’ve lost a true motorsport gem' - Wheels24 remembers #GuguZulu

2016-07-18 14:36

'I got to drive with one of my heroes', 'He was always humble'... Wheels24's Janine Van der Post and Sean Parker share their memories of the late South African racing driver Gugu Zulu.

5 fuel efficient cars for less than R200 000 in SA

2016-07-18 09:43

Need a new car that won't break the bank with fuel costs? We list five fuel-efficient vehicles for less than R200 000 in SA.

Emissions scandal: California rejects VW's 3.0-litre diesel fix

2016-07-15 10:35

The California Air Resources Board has rejected Volkswagen's plan to recall vehicles with 3-litre diesel engines, calling the proposal incomplete and deficient

Emissions scandal: Is the German government involved in 'Dieselgate'?

2016-07-07 16:53

Germany's parliament is set to launch a probe into whether the government colluded in the engine-rigging scandal engulfing auto giant Volkswagen.

Driven in SA: VW's Golf GTI Clubsport

2016-07-06 07:44

213kW, 5.9 seconds to 100km/h and one thrilling drive... Wheels24's Janine Van der Post finds our what makes Volkswagen's Golf GTI Clubsport so special.

Emissions scandal: VW believes some cars can be fixed

2016-07-01 11:20

An attorney says Volkswagen believes it can fix some of the diesel vehicles caught up in the automaker's cheating emissions scandal without compromising their performance.

The new Volkswagen Golf GTi Clubsport will be launched in SA in July 2016. Here's what VW's latest hot hatch looks like...

The new Volkswagen Golf GTi Clubsport will be launched in SA in July 2016. Here's what VW's latest hot hatch looks like...

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