Volkswagen in talks to purchase stake in Ford’s Argo unit

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Volkswagen has signed a deal to develop a pickup truck with U.S. competitor Ford and carries on discussions about extending its alliance to consist autonomous driving and mobility services, the German automaker stated. In June 2018 VW and Ford revealed they were in discussions to jointly develop a range of commercial vehicles and later expanded […]

Volkswagen praises Ford’s autonomous technology

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Volkswagen on Wednesday praised its cooperation with Ford Motor and took efforts to highlight its competitor’s autonomous vehicles technology, as both automakers look for deepening their partnership to include self-driving vehicles. Volkswagen and Ford have agreed to develop a range of commercial vehicles and explored contributing on electric cars. Volkswagen has however so far resisted […]

VW, Ford to collaborate on trucks, look forward to EVs, self-driving cars

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Volkswagen and Ford Motor stated on Tuesday they will join forces on commercial vans and pickups and are looking forward to joint development of electric and self-driving technology, actions supposed to save the automakers billions of dollars. Ford and VW declared their partnership against the backdrop of the Detroit auto show. The tie-up, which begins […]

Ford extends talks with Volkswagen and Mahindra to cut expenses

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With its stock trading close to a 6-year low late last month, Ford Motor CEO Jim Hackett gathered the automaker’s top 300 executives close to its headquarters located in Michigan for a global leadership meeting. Hackett’s message: Ford should put in motion plans to restructure its business now in order to secure promised expenses savings, […]

Volkswagen, Ford confirm talks on potential commercial vehicle tie-up

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Volkswagen and Ford Motor are in talks about jointly developing and building a series of commercial vehicles including vans, the companies verified on Tuesday. In a joint statement, Volkswagen and Ford stated they were thinking about a strategic alliance and “investigating several joint projects,” including development of a series of commercial vehicles for international markets. […]