Volkswagen’s Porsche to stop offering diesel versions

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Volkswagen’s Porsche is going to stop offering diesel versions of its vehicles, the unit stated on Sunday, refining its focus on hybrid and battery-powered vehicles instead. Volkswagen has confessed that they cheated on diesel emissions tests, sending shockwaves through the auto industries and resulting in a sector-wide crackdown on polluting diesel engines. “Porsche is not […]

Volkswagen’s Herbert Diess to head volume brand division

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Volkswagen brand chief Herbert Diess is going to head up a volume brands division which consists of responsibility for Skoda and Seat, two sources knowledgeable about the matter stated on Thursday. The recently created volume brand group will also consist VW’s commercial-vehicle division, one of the sources informed. “Diess will get immense power,” he stated. […]

Porsche targets 20,000 electric car sales annually

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Volkswagen’s Porsche department expects annual sales of around 20,000 for its very first all-electric vehicle, the Mission E, the high-end automaker’s chief executive informed a German publication. Porsche, the second-largest contributor to Volkswagen’s group revenue, prepares to develop at least 1,400 jobs to construct and sell its competitor to Tesla’s Model S. The Porsche Mission […]