Canada Gives Over $13 Billion to Volkswagen for EV Battery Plant
Summary: Canada's federal government offers $13 billion in subsidies to secure Volkswagen's first electric vehicle battery gigafactory outside Europe, supporting the country's position in the auto sector. The funding includes annual production subsidies and capital cost grants, aligning with financial incentives provided by the US's Inflation Reduction Act. Despite criticism over the subsidy size, the...
Volkswagen Group Bringing TikTok, Spotify, and More to Cars
Volkswagen Group today announced an in-house app store that will start rolling out soon to cars across its Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley, and Porsche brands
WSJ Calls Volkswagen ID.4 Electric Crossover “5 Years Behind” Tesla
The automotive columnist is also not happy with its touchscreen interface.
Volkswagen CEO ‘Not Afraid’ of Apple’s Electric Vehicle Plans
Apple reportedly plans to build a self-driving electric car by 2024, and the tech giant has reportedly held talks with Hyundai, Kia, and Nissan.
Volkswagen Invests in Self-Driving Startup Founded by Ex-Apple Engineers
Volkswagen has reportedly acquired a stake in a Silicon Valley startup founded by former Apple employees focusing on self-driving capabilities.
Volkswagen Owners Can Now Use Siri Shortcuts to Unlock Their Car
"Hey Siri, where's my ride?"
Volkswagen FS Acquires Vancouver-Based PayByPhone Parking App
Popular parking app PayByPhone has been acquired by Volkswagen.
VW Announces Apple Watch App, Brings Speeding Alerts
Volkswagen has today revealed an all new Apple Watch app.
Apple’s CarPlay Coming to Select Volkswagen Cars Later This Year [CES 2015]
Volkswagen unveiled plans to incorporate Apple’s CarPlay into select car models later this year.