Gerald Jones Mazda moving to Martinez

...save expenses."The auto group acquired the former Columbia Square retail center in 2001 and moved its first dealership, Volkswagen-Audi, from Gordon Highway onto the transformed property in 2003. The soon-to-be 125,000-square-foot auto mall...

Volkswagen seeks to increase planned expansion by 25 percent

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - Volkswagen is seeking to add to a planned expansion announced last year to produce a new sport utility vehicle in Tennessee.The Chattanooga...

Recalls: Volkswagen, Chrysler, Honda issue safety concerns

VolkswagenNEW YORK - The Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 38,000 cars because a gasoline...immediately take the car to a dealer to have the system inspected.Volkswagen said that it would notify owners of the recalled cars. There...

Volkswagen, Ford take top awards at the Detroit auto show

...Award.Ford took the top truck honor Monday alongside the Volkswagen Golf, which was named car of the year. The winners, voted...Ford's Lincoln MKC and Chevrolet Colorado for truck honors.Volkswagen officials were pleasantly surprised by the win over the Ford...

2015 Volkswagen Passat with diesel engine provides great fuel mileage, quality interior

...handling and a roomy interior in a family-size sedan, but Volkswagen's 2015 Passat is proving them wrong.The starting retail...responsive without being too quick.The ride differentiated the Volkswagen from the more mainstream midsize sedans. There was a firmness...

Toyota remains top in global vehicle sales, beats VW, GM

...23 million vehicles, beating out Volkswagen and General Motors. But it expects...from 7.9 million vehicles last year.Volkswagen AG of Germany sold 10.14 million vehicles...surpassed by Toyota in 2008.But it is Volkswagen that has been racking up stellar growth...

Auto workers president rejects lower-tier of wages

...below Honda and equal to Toyota, but higher than Nissan, Hyundai, BMW and Volkswagen, according to the analysis.Mercedes-Benz had the highest labor costs in the U.S. at $65 per hour, while Volkswagen was the lowest at $38.

Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in landmark deal

...the national sponsors of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.BMW was a domestic sponsor for the 2012 London Olympics and Volkswagen for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. BMW is a sponsor of the U.S. Olympic Committee in a deal that expires after 2016...

VW recalls 442,000 cars to fix suspension problem

DETROIT - Volkswagen is recalling 442,000 Jettas and Beetles to fix a problem that can cause rear suspension failure if the cars aren't fixed properly...

2015 Detroit Auto Show debuts Ford GT, several pickups

...long run. The new F-150 was chosen by about 60 auto journalists at the show as the North American Truck of the Year. (Volkswagen's Golf was named the Car of the Year.)Toyota ? under threat from the new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon ? hopes...