The German car industry is one of the pillars of the country's economy.
Hiring, firing, new models, sales figures, recalls, trade fairs, electric motoring, fuel efficiency and more - this is a collection of DW's latest content pertaining to the auto industry, in Germany and beyond.
20 million vehicles are sold every year in China. German manufacturers also earn a lot. For example four out of ten vehicles are already being sold by the Volkswagen Group in China. An enormous dependency. Now the auto industry is worried. China plans to introduce a quota for electric cars.