Former VW executive admits role in emissions cheating

A former senior executive of German auto giant Volkswagen (VW) on Friday pleaded guilty to conspiracy and fraud charges in Detroit in connection with the outrageous emissions scandal.

Two Austrian companies under investigation in connection with VW scandal

Austrian authorities have confirmed that a couple of companies and their bosses are under probe in connection with suspected serious fraud, financial crimes and environmental offences related to th

German ministers and car executives to hold talks to tackle pollution related issues

German ministers and representatives of car industry are all set hold a meeting to discuss ways to tackle pollution and restore the tarnished reputation of the nation’s auto industry.

EU antitrust regulators investigating possible German car cartel

The European Commission has confirmed that EU antitrust regulators are probing allegations of a cartel among a group of German carmakers, in an action that could result in bulky penalties for the c