March 2015
  • 1915: MAN built the first trucks and buses in cooperation with the firm Saurer.

    100 years of MAN Truck and Bus: Ready for the future

    On 21 June 1915, a new company was entered in the trade register of the City of Nuremberg: "Lastwagenwerke M.A.N.-Saurer". The company was established...

  • Electrification gives the diesel engine a further boost in efficiency and performance. This is why Audi engineers are working on the series development of the TDI with electric turbocharging and on the TDI e-tron.

    Power to the people

    This engine is a powerhouse in the truest sense of the meaning. And does it stop there? That question is answered by the Audi RS 5 TDI concept. Here...

  • The production jubilee in Brazil on March 20, 2015 with participation of the president and CEO of Volkswagen do Brasil, David Powels, and other Board members of the company: Otto Joos (Production), Holger Rust (HR), Osmair Garcia (Finances), Josef Baumann (Purchase), Dr. Markus Kleimann (Development) and Richard Schwarzwald (Quality), besides the plant manager, Volker Germann, other executives and employees. The car that represents the milestone is the Volkswagen Fox Highline.

    Volkswagen celebrates 22 million vehicles produced in Brazil

    With over 60 years of history in Brazil, Volkswagen is the largest vehicle manufacturer and one of the largest private companies in the country. Today...

  • Women Empowerment Initiative

    Volkswagen India starts Women Empowerment initiative

    Mentoring initiative lays a strong foundation to grow number of women employees at Volkswagen India up to 30% by 2025...

  • On the 9th Oct. 1954 the 100,000th Transporter left the production line.

    Happy Birthday, Bulli!

    It all begins in 1947 with a pencil sketch: the Dutch car importer Ben Pon sees a simple flat-bed vehicle at the Volkswagen plant, and, taking it as...

  • Annual Media Conference 2015 in Berlin

    Annual Media Conference 2015 in Berlin

    The Volkswagen Group stuck to its qualitative growth path in fiscal year 2014, despite weakness in some growth markets, volatile exchange rates and an...

  • Vintage car parade in Steyr

    Keep on Rolling

    A vintage Porsche is much more than just an old car. It is a bearer of dreams and experiences that fascinate the younger generation as well. These cars...

  • 2015-03-03

    Volkswagen Group Night in Geneva

    Pounding electronic beat, staccato robot choreography, innovative models for the automotive world of tomorrow – the Volkswagen Group thrilled the...

February 2015
  • Sweden's second-generation trailer

    New trailers for more healthiness

    It all started back in 2008 when Sweden’s then national cross-country skiing coach and previous skiing legend Gunde Svan, together with Scania built...

  • Traveling with a clear conscience. Long-distance coaches are comfortable and environmentally-friendly. According to Germany's Federal Environment Agency, a plane for instance emits seven times more CO2 per person than a coach over a distance of 100 kilometers, while a long-distance train also emits 50 percent more, based on a similar number of passengers.

    All aboard, please!

    Premium long-distance coaches are the future means of transportation. A positive ecological balance, enhanced comfort and attractive fares are making...

  • Top Employer Italia 2015

    Ducati and Lamborghini are "Top Employer Italia 2015"

    This important international study certifies the best companies in the field of personnel management each year. The companies selected have the capacity...

  • Audi A3 MMI touch

    The Write Way

    Good food is very important to people in China. The tables of its cities’ countless restaurants are always packed full, piled high with...

  • To ensure that no extraneous sounds are picked up during recording, the insulated walls absorb sound waves.

    Where the music comes from

    This is clearly not your average sound studio. The walls are covered with gray, wedge-shaped sound-insulating elements; in the middle, a Mahogany...

  • Volkswagen Caddy world premiere with 450 guests from 30 countries

    World premiere of the new fourth generation Volkswagen Caddy

    Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles presented the new fourth generation Caddy to the public for the first time in Poznań (Poland) with an impressive gala and...

  • Kwa Nobuhle loveLife Y-Centre

    Social Responsibility in South Africa

    Building and selling cars successfully secures jobs and strenghtens economic power. Customers are happy, employees and the supplier industry, too. But...

  • MAN´s new coach model at the end of the 1950's: the M.A.N. 420 HOC (rear-end omnibus chassis)

    Icy vehicles in non-stop operation

    Snow and a cold winter? Not a problem for MAN trucks and buses. Whether needed for snow removal operations or excursions amid wintry mountain scenery...

January 2015
  • 2015-01-30

    Webvideo: Volkswagen and the Great White Shark – research for species diversity in South Africa

    To Volkswagen, environmental care does not just mean building ever more efficient cars in ever more sustainable plants. The company is globally committed..

  • At Bugatti headquarters.

    In the Atelier of perfection

    Every Bugatti not only has a fascinating Spirit but also an astonishingly beautiful home. A visit to the company's headquarters shows why Bugatti is one...

  • Axle assembly, 918 Spyder manufactory Zuffenhausen (2014)

    The Porsche 918 Spyder: High-tech craftsmanship

    The Porsche 918 Spyder is setting new standards: Firstly, as a small se-ries super sportscar powered by two electric drive systems and a V8 sports...

  • 2015-01-19

    Ecologically Driven – Fuel Consumption in Theory and Practice

    Volkswagen – Shaping the future of mobility / Publication VIAVISION No. 1 – January 2015...

  • Volkswagen Cross Coupé GTE concept car

    Webvideo: North American International Auto Show in Detroit - Highlights 2015

    At the start of every new year, automotive experts come together at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. This year...

  • 2015-01-11

    First goal of Strategy 2018 achieved:
    Volkswagen Group delivers over ten million vehicles for first time

    The Volkswagen Group achieved the first goal of its Strategy 2018 last year: "In 2014, our Group delivered over ten million vehicles in total to...

  • 2015-01-07

    CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2015 in Las Vegas

    The future belongs to systematically networked vehicles operated with intuitive systems. Even today, many customers view their car as more than just a...

  • 2015-01-05

    The special series Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition celebrates the historical collaboration between the two brands

    Lamborghini has announced production of an exclusive new special series, the Aventador LP 700-4 Pirelli Edition, created to celebrate the long and...