VW has rolled out the 6th generation Polo. The 4-door version is now standard. It's about 6 cm longer, 1 cm flatter and noticeably more dynamic than its predecessor. The trims, packages and other options ensure an almost limitless diversity.
German carmaker Volkswagen has announced it will boost investments in the development of electric cars in the next five years. The company has set out to become a global leader in e-mobility and new-energy vehicles.
Germany's transport ministry wants carmakers to update engine management software in up to 12 million diesel vehicles to cut nitrogen oxide emissions. The recall could cost up to 2.5 billion euros.
On November 7, 1957, the first "Trabi" rolled off the line. Thousands of them crossed from East to West Germany in 1989, two years before its production was halted. Explore the history of the car that's now cult.
Sweden has reported a decent rise in car sales over the past 12 months. But for the first time in more than half a century, the best-selling vehicle in the Scandinavian country was not its iconic Volvo, but VW's Golf.
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