Dec 23, 2016 07:58 AM IST
Volkswagen has said it had
reached an agreement in principle with owners of 3.0-liter
cars affected by its emissions cheating scandal.
Nov 24, 2016 09:46 PM IST
Despite considerably cheaper
ownership cost of pre-owned Merc and Audi cars, their
counterparts from the BMW stable command a premium, according
to an industry report.
Nov 11, 2016 08:32 AM IST
The car is powered by V8 petrol engine with displacement of 3,993 cc, capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in just 3.7 seconds. It can reach top speed of 305 km/h with the dynamic package plus, the company said in a statement.
Nov 10, 2016 07:48 AM IST
The new case filed Tuesday in Illinois court, cites a media report Audi installed the cheating devices on gasoline-powered cars to hide the true emissions of climate-warming gas carbon dioxide, court papers say.
Nov 07, 2016 09:49 AM IST
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) discovered the software in an automatic transmission Audi last summer, the German weekly newspaper said, without citing any sources.
Nov 03, 2016 12:32 PM IST
Management and labour leaders are seeking to agree on cost cuts and investments that will form part of the German carmaker's efforts to revive its fortunes more than a year after the diesel emissions scandal broke.
Oct 27, 2016 03:38 PM IST
The group's profit for the three months ending September fell slightly short of the 2.45 billion euros forecast by analysts, but was a sharp improvement from the 1.73-billion euro net loss posted for the same period last year.
Oct 22, 2016 03:01 PM IST
Overdrive team takes the new Volvo S90 and the Audi R8 V10 Spider for a test drives. Here's what they have to say.
Sep 28, 2016 04:36 PM IST
"We have investigated the concern regarding Audi Q5 and have identified the corrective measures. We have conducted testing of the solution in Q5 vehicles with ARAI," an Audi India spokesperson said.
Sep 19, 2016 08:20 AM IST
Investigations by Jones Day have shown that Stefan Knirsch, an Audi board member, knew about the use of cheat software in 3.0 litre diesel engines and gave a false promise under oath, the paper said on Sunday.
Sep 08, 2016 03:08 PM IST
"The Audi A4 has been among the volume drivers for us and we expect the all new A4 sedan to account for one-sixth of our total sales," Audi India Head Joe King told PTI.
Sep 02, 2016 08:10 AM IST
"In 2020, most cars we will sell will be combustion engines, so to fulfil (fuel consumption targets) you have to improve the consumption of each and every car of the Audi model range," Audi China chief Joachim Wedler said at the opening of the new plant. Wedler didn't comment on Chinese peers' electric car plans.
Aug 29, 2016 09:26 AM IST
While Mercedes-Benz will make available petrol variants for all its models sold in India by next month so as to align with the demand shift, Audi is likely to complete such an exercise by the first quarter of next year. Tata Motors-owned JLR has also started working on a similar strategy.
Aug 27, 2016 03:19 PM IST
Watch accompanying videos of Overdrive's Independence Quattro Drive 2016, where the readers and the views of the magazine and the show respectively, drove up to Siachen base camp to celebrate India's Independence Day by hoisting the national flag at the snout of the Siachen Galcier, the highest battlefield in the world.
Aug 24, 2016 08:00 AM IST
Domenicali told Reuters the company plans to cap yearly production of its supercars at 3,500. He also expects sport-utility vehicle production will be at least as high but could be higher depending on demand. The Italian automaker is owned by Volkswagen Group through its Audi unit.
Aug 23, 2016 03:44 PM IST
VW and suppliers Cartrim and ES Guss -- which make seat covers and gearbox parts -- had returned to talks on Monday after negotiations into the small hours of Saturday yielded no results.
Aug 22, 2016 03:00 PM IST
The company estimates it may lose around Rs 760 crore worth of sales this year due to the overall impact on consumer sentiment created by the diesel ban and different excise rates for diesel vehicles, which was imposed in the Budget.
Aug 16, 2016 12:02 PM IST
Audi of America, which is owned by Volkswagen, said select 2017 Q7 and A4 models built after June 1, 2016 will be equipped with its vehicle-to-infrastructure technology.
Jul 27, 2016 07:34 AM IST
At the close of a hearing in San Francisco, US District Judge Charles Breyer praised the "enormous effort" made by both sides.
Jul 25, 2016 08:16 AM IST
Audi's electric cars push, reported by Reuters earlier this week, is part of a strategic overhaul following the emissions scandal at parent Volkswagen.
Jul 20, 2016 07:28 AM IST
The lawsuits, announced today, allege that Volkswagen and its affiliates sold more than 40,000 vehicles in the two states with so-called "defeat devices" installed.
Jul 19, 2016 11:55 AM IST
Audi will offer on-demand mobility services for premium customers and increase the share of electric vehicles of its overall sales to about a fourth by 2025, the sources said. The Ingolstadt-based brand sold a record 1.8 million cars last year.
Jul 01, 2016 07:38 AM IST
Separately, a Justice Department lawyer, Joshua Van Eaton, said discussions and tests were being conducted to resolve the fate of those vehicles, which could take months to rectify.
Jun 14, 2016 08:42 AM IST
Using Ola 'Lux', users will be able to book rides in high-end sedans like Jaguar, Mercedes, Audi, BMW, Toyota Camry, Fortuner and Honda Accord, in select areas across Delhi NCR, it said in a statement.
Jun 09, 2016 07:18 AM IST
Amazon has been consistently exploring technology that could improve efficiency of distribution or delivery of goods handled by the online retail colossus.