Volkswagen

VW engineer, visionary and Pïech of work

When the brilliant automobile engineer died, he left behind a legacy tainted with scandal

Toyota and VW lead in the ‘previously owned’ market

These two brands make up 39% of sales in new car volumes and 35% of used-car volumes, according to TransUnion

What’s driving our electric future?

High tariffs and the lack of infrastructure are hampering the adoption of EVs in South Africa

Seoul to fine Volkswagen over ‘illicit’ emissions devices

The charges are linked to over 434 000 Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche cars fitted with "defeat devices" to fool regulators' emissions tests

More than power to the curvy Ghia

People mistake the Karmann Ghia for a Porsche

German prosecutors charge ex-VW boss with fraud

Prosecutors in Brunswick, in northern Germany, said they had charged former VW CEO Martin Winterkorn and four other managers

Emissions squeeze sparks electric surge for Volkswagen

The German car manufacturer is expanding plans for electric car sales as it scrambles to meet tougher greenhouse emissions targets

More belt-tightening at VW to fund electric new start

The belt-tightening drive comes on top of a programme launched in 2017 that has already found €2.2-billion of savings

Audi to pay 800m euro fine in Germany over diesel cheating

Tuesday's fine comes on top of total costs in fines, buybacks and refits of more than 27 billion euros that Volkswagen has had to pay

Volkswagen drops Audi chief accused of diesel fraud

Rupert Stadler was arrested in June a week after Munich police raided his home over charges of fraud

VW’s first big court date over ‘dieselgate’

The court is examining whether the auto giant should have informed investors sooner about 'defeat devices' it built into 11 million cars worldwide

Six things to know about Volkswagen’s latest court case

​The first major court case against Volkswagen over its cheating of emissions tests on 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide begins on Monday

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Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories