German carmakers know China is their biggest and most important market. VW and BMW are showing off new models at the Beijing motor show, hoping to boost their sales even further.
Volkswagen (VW) has trumpeted a bright start to 2018 and outlined massive spending plans for electric vehicle and autonomous driving ventures in China, ahead of the Beijing auto show due to open on Wednesday.
With a new boss known for finding efficiencies installed at VW, it appears that change is coming for Europe's largest car group. Yet workers at the company’s Wolfsburg headquarters are calm and positive about the future.
The Volkswagen Group's corporate saga is in the best soap-opera series tradition. It has everything: ultrawealthy families, backroom conniving, dramatic scandals, soaring successes. A new volume got started this week.
Europe's largest carmaker has said it's willing to buy back new diesel cars should German cities ban them. The announcement is meant to reassure potential clients and stem a plunge in diesel car sales.
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