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.
A month after Mitsubishi first admitted industrial scale falsification of fuel economy data, its president is stepping down. The move comes only a week after the company was forced to sell a 34 percent stake to Nissan - Mitsubishi stock having fallen 40 percent during the scandal.
German manufacturers will recall 630,000 Porsche, Volkswagen, Opel, Audi and Mercedes vehicles to fix diesel emissions-management software. The clampdown on pollution has widened in the wake of the Volkswagen scandal.