VW names veteran insider as new CEO amid growing scandal

...board appointed Matthias Mueller, the head of the group's Porsche unit, as CEO on Friday - handing a longtime company insider...of product management for the Volkswagen Group. He has been Porsche chief executive since 2010 and a member of parent Volkswagen's...

Porsche wins the 24 Hours Le Mans for a record 17th time

...driver Nico Hulkenberg behind the wheel, Porsche won the 24 Hours Le Mans on Sunday to...car, which finished ahead of No. 17 Porsche, featuring former F1 driver Mark Webber...won seven of the past eight races, with Porsche's last win coming in 1998."Thank...

German prosecutors will investigate former VW boss

...Volkswagen on the prosecutors' decision.Fraud can carry a prison sentence of up to 10 years in Germany.The head of VW's Porsche division, Matthias Mueller, was appointed Friday as Volkswagen's new CEO. He promised to do everything to win back public...

Porsche and Toyota models recalled

Porsche 911 GT3DETROIT - Porsche is asking owners of its 911 GT3 to stop driving them because they...000, is the sportiest of the company's 911 models. Twork says Porsche will offer loaner cars.Toyota PriusToyota Motor Corp. has announced...

Sharapova captures her third Porsche Grand Prix title

STUTTGART, Germany - Maria Sharapova won her third consecutive Porsche Grand Prix title on Sunday by coming from behind to defeat Ana Ivanovic 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 in the final.Sharapova won her...

Porsche moves to keep Volkswagen in German hands but dismisses takeover

...FRANKFURT, Germany - Prestige automaker Porsche will increase its stake in Volkswagen...firmly in German hands. A spokesman for Porsche said the company did not plan to acquire...major provider of jobs. Stuttgart-based Porsche AG, which makes upscale and expensive...

Porsche Cayman S is spirited, eager

Porsche officials decided about six years ago to...sort of a hardtop hatchback version of Porsche's least expensive car, the Boxster roadster...looks similar to the pricier and iconic Porsche 911 Carrera. The result has been a hit...

Life & style
Report: Porsche may build cars in the United States

...Audi is thinking about it. Now, Porsche is too. The German maker of luxury...according to a newspaper interview with Porsche chairman Wendelin Wiedking. He said Sunday in the Welt am Sonntag that Porsche is looking at a variety of factors...

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Davenport wins Porsche GP

FILDERSTADT, Germany - Lindsay Davenport won the Porsche Grand Prix on Sunday when top-ranked Amelie Mauresmo quit after losing the first set because of an injured left thigh. Davenport...

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Dog bites kill SC woman

...A Spartanburg woman is dead after being attacked by a dog.Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger says 25-year-old Porsche Nicole Carter died Saturday evening. Clevenger said Sunday afternoon that Carter died from bites to her head and body. Witnesses...