VW brand to cut investments by €1bn

2015-10-13 11:49

Volkswagen will trim investments at its biggest autos division by €1bn a year and accelerate its cost-cutting programme to cope with costs.

Will new emissions tests make diesel cars too expensive?

2015-10-12 15:38

A rushed and overly tough change to European emissions tests, in the wake of the cheating scandal at Volkswagen, could make diesel vehicles too expensive.

Emissions scandal: VW recalls diesel cars in China

2015-10-12 07:50

VW recalls diesel vehicles in China to correct engine software that cheats on emissions tests.

Value of used Euro VW diesels not affected by scandal

2015-10-10 11:40

The emissions-cheating scandal shaking Volkswagen has not affected the price of used VW diesel cars in Europe, a car valuation firm said.

Emissions scandal: VW to face 'full-year' loss?

2015-10-09 16:30

The Volkswagen group will likely plunge into a loss in 2015 as it is set to shoulder the bulk of the costs from the fallout of the company's emissions scandal.

Emissions scandal: Police raid VW headquarters

2015-10-09 08:22

German police swooped on Volkswagen's headquarters, carrying away files as the investigation into a massive pollution-cheating scandal expanded.

Emissions scandal: VW chief 'knew' of problem

2015-10-08 08:16

Volkswagen US chief, Michael Horn, prepares to apologise for the automaker's pollution scandal as it emerged 'he knew of a potential problem' as early as 2014.

VW under pressure for answers as deadlines loom

2015-10-06 17:00

The new chairperson of Volkswagen's first board meeting could turn out to be his most important, coming just hours before a deadline.

Top 10 'most valuable' car brands

2015-10-06 08:42

The 2015 Best Global Brands has been revealed. Find out which automaker takes the title of 'most valuable' car brand...

VW diesel emissions scandal: SA update

2015-10-05 16:42

VW's emissions scandal has cost the group more than 40% of its market value. VW South Africa has confirmed that its vehicles meet the legal requirements in SA.


VW boss: Sales of cars with cheat software started in 2008

2015-10-13 09:06

Volkswagen first sold cars in Britain equipped with software that could cheat emissions tests in 2008, its UK boss admitted.

EU bank could demand loans back from VW

2015-10-12 10:30

The European Investment Bank will examine whether Volkswagen used any loans from the European Union to cheat on emissions tests for diesel vehicles.

Fear and respect: VW's culture under Winterkorn

2015-10-11 10:22

The leadership of Martin Winterkorn, who quit as Volkswagen boss, is under scrutiny as critics say pressure on managers may go some way to explaining the emission crisis.

SHARE WATCH: Value for patient investors

2015-10-10 10:00

Overberg Asset Management analyst Kirk Swart looks at shares that offer value for the patient investor in this week's five shares to watch.

VW brand faces full-year loss on scandal costs

2015-10-09 16:18

Volkswagen will likely plunge into a loss this year as it is set to shoulder the bulk of the costs from the fallout of the rigging of emissions tests.

VW’s cheating gains will be a factor in penalties

2015-10-08 10:48

Just how much money Volkswagen has made by cheating on US emissions tests will help determine the penalties it pays, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.

VW scandal: 90 000 Oz cars fitted with defeat device

2015-10-07 15:41

The number of vehicles in Australia fitted with devices designed to mask the level of emissions has risen to more than 90 000. VW assures SA won't be affected...

New VW CEO tells staff: Changes won't be painless

2015-10-06 13:43

New Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller warned staff that changes at the company would not be 'painless' as the automaker deals with the biggest crisis in its 78-year history.

VW- Defeated by its own defeat device

2015-10-05 18:32

VW admitted to fitting its diesel vehicles with a "defeat device" to cheat emissions standards in the US. Glenda Williams investigates the repercussions for the German carmaker.

Time to grab easy profits from Volkswagen, Glencore shares?

2015-10-05 15:40

The best time to buy assets, Baron Rothschild said in the 1700s, is when there’s blood in the streets, meaning it's a good time to buy when others are panicked.

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