SEAT Names Díez as Design Director

Designer returns to a studio he once inhabited


2020 Volkswagen Arteon 2.0T SEL Premium R-Line

The Volkswagen sedan that people don’t seem to know about—but ought to


Volkswagen’s $17 Billion EV Plan for China Rolls On

Company underscores its determination to lead the electric-car market worldwide

Interiors & Electronics

Cadillac Is Designing for the Future Today

Here’s how Cadillac is transforming its look as it transitions to an electric future while not ignoring the wonderful time that brought it to today


The Volkswagen ID.4: What You Need to Know

It was officially unveiled and is ready for order. What Scott Keogh, CEO, Volkswagen Group of America, calls “The most important launch for VW since the Beetle”


New EV Application is All About the Money

MAN’s eTGE van is being used as an armored truck in Germany


Simple Questions of Electric Vehicle Considerers

Some simple things are all they really want to know


Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling on VW Emission Updates

VW vows Supreme Court plea to bar local enforcement


Porsche Launches Probe into Gas Engine Cheating

A new wrinkle in VW Group’s diesel engine emissions scandal?


Nokia Wins Patent Ruling on Connectivity Tech

Defends cellular connectivity patents in German lawsuit against Daimler


Lucid Charges Ahead with Super-Fast 900-Volt EV System

Got a minute? Add 20 miles of range. 


Porsche Taycan EV Gets Quick Tech Upgrades

New features include a “smart lift” suspension, color head-up display, adaptive charging and OTA subscriptions


Northvolt Gets $525 Million German Loan Guarantee

Startup’s funding war chest tops $3.1 billion


2020 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T SE R-Line

This could be the very dictionary definition of a “midsize car”


Calif., 5 Carmakers Agree on Tougher Emission Rules

Seeking middle ground between Obama, Trump era standards

Bentley Aims to Ground Rare Earth Metals

New e-axle matches the performance of current permanent magnet motors


VW Adds Battery Testing Capabilities in U.S.

Volkswagen continues to beef up its electric vehicle operations in the U.S.


Retail Car Sales Jump 8% in China

Wholesales and retail demand remain on revival track


Auto Alliance Backs VW Plea on Emission Updates

Arguing to block regional enforcement of pollution-tampering laws


Isn’t it Ioniq, Don’t You Think?

Hyundai launches EV sub-brand, starting with 2021 “5” crossover


Another Four Ex-Audi Officials Charged in Diesel Scandal

Continuing probes lengthen list of implicated executives


Love and Cars

What a recent survey found about how Americans feel about brands


Yes, Hybrids Still Matter

Hybrids—mild, full and plug-in—are likely to continue to be important as the automotive industry makes the transition to full electrification. An examination in three parts.

Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing for Supercars

Bugatti’s titanium tailpipe cuts weight by 39%