From lizards to water, eco-bumps snag Tesla’s giant Berlin car factory

From lizards to water, eco-bumps snag Tesla’s giant Berlin car factory

In the green forest outside Berlin, a David and Goliath-style battle is playing out between electric carmaker Tesla and environmental campaigners who want to stop its planned "gigafactory".

Electric carmaker Tesla slams German bureaucracy

Electric carmaker Tesla slams German bureaucracy

‘Tesla isn’t above law’: Gigafactory construction near Berlin halted amid environmental concerns

‘Tesla isn’t above law’: Gigafactory construction near Berlin halted amid environmental concerns

Tesla to build ‘world’s largest’ battery plant near Berlin

Tesla to build ‘world’s largest’ battery plant near Berlin

‘Help shape the future’: Tesla advertises over 300 jobs for new Gigafactory near Berlin

‘Help shape the future’: Tesla advertises over 300 jobs for new Gigafactory near Berlin

German VAT cut drives demand for new cars

German VAT cut drives demand for new cars

Thousands of employees from Germany’s Daimler trim hours to save jobs

Thousands of employees from Germany’s Daimler trim hours to save jobs

What to know if you are buying a used car in Germany
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What to know if you are buying a used car in Germany

Tesla founder Elon Musk reveals new ‘Giga Berlin’ factory design

Tesla founder Elon Musk reveals new ‘Giga Berlin’ factory design

Germany’s Greens propose speed limit on Autobahn if elected

Germany’s Greens propose speed limit on Autobahn if elected

German car giant BMW slated to slash 6,000 jobs this year

German car giant BMW slated to slash 6,000 jobs this year

‘Germans are not tired of cars’: Number of vehicles on roads continues to rise

‘Germans are not tired of cars’: Number of vehicles on roads continues to rise

Opel workers reject GM job cut plans

Opel workers reject GM job cut plans

Icy roads cause series of accidents

Icy roads cause series of accidents

Scania rules out MAN merger

Scania rules out MAN merger

Schumi with Mercedes for the long haul

Schumi with Mercedes for the long haul

Deutsche Bahn to launch electro-car sharing programme

Deutsche Bahn to launch electro-car sharing programme

Daimler delivers first e-Smart cars in Berlin

Daimler delivers first e-Smart cars in Berlin

Lower Saxony drivers at highest risk for tree collisions

Lower Saxony drivers at highest risk for tree collisions

Vandals target Westerwelle’s car

Vandals target Westerwelle’s car

Volkswagen launches Polo in India

Volkswagen launches Polo in India

Mercedes F1 team reportedly hoping to sign Schumacher

Mercedes F1 team reportedly hoping to sign Schumacher

Daimler: Sindelfingen jobs safe until 2020

Daimler: Sindelfingen jobs safe until 2020

Volkswagen buys major stake in Suzuki

Volkswagen buys major stake in Suzuki

Daimler to keep EADS stake at 15 percent

Daimler to keep EADS stake at 15 percent

Opel expected to turn a profit in 2009

Opel expected to turn a profit in 2009

Opel to cut more than 8,000 jobs, still needs €3.3 billion

Opel to cut more than 8,000 jobs, still needs €3.3 billion

Mercedes-Benz moves C-Class production to Alabama

Mercedes-Benz moves C-Class production to Alabama

Mercedes-Benz workers protest possible factory move to US

Mercedes-Benz workers protest possible factory move to US

MAN loses another executive as fines loom

MAN loses another executive as fines loom

Cops play cowboy after cattle block A6 motorway

Cops play cowboy after cattle block A6 motorway

‘Parking lot sheriff’ arrested for draconian towing charges

‘Parking lot sheriff’ arrested for draconian towing charges

GM to keep all German Opel plants open

GM to keep all German Opel plants open

Torture victim claims Mercedes Benz aided Argentinian regime

Torture victim claims Mercedes Benz aided Argentinian regime

Merkel expects ‘thank you’ as GM repays loans

Merkel expects ‘thank you’ as GM repays loans

Mercedes signs Rosberg for F1 team

Mercedes signs Rosberg for F1 team

MAN chief executive resigns amid woes

MAN chief executive resigns amid woes

Antique car dealer finds Hitler’s Mercedes

Antique car dealer finds Hitler’s Mercedes

Police foil illegal nighttime race on Hockenheim race track

Police foil illegal nighttime race on Hockenheim race track

Financial crash as significant as fall of Berlin Wall, says Schäuble

Financial crash as significant as fall of Berlin Wall, says Schäuble

Minister calls for passive accident onlookers to be shocked into action

Minister calls for passive accident onlookers to be shocked into action

VW board approves Porsche takeover

VW board approves Porsche takeover

Mercedes buys Brawn F1 team

Mercedes buys Brawn F1 team

GM moves European HQ to Germany

GM moves European HQ to Germany

Germany saved dying Opel: Merkel

Germany saved dying Opel: Merkel

BMW to invest in Chinese expansion

BMW to invest in Chinese expansion

Opel is not the world

Opel is not the world

Coronavirus: Daimler to restart German factories from April 20th

Coronavirus: Daimler to restart German factories from April 20th

German car sales plummet to lowest level in nearly three decades

German car sales plummet to lowest level in nearly three decades

Part of central Berlin set to be closed to traffic for six months

Part of central Berlin set to be closed to traffic for six months

Working in Germany: Where are the most jobs in the car industry?
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Working in Germany: Where are the most jobs in the car industry?

German chemical giant BASF to make car battery parts near Tesla Berlin site

German chemical giant BASF to make car battery parts near Tesla Berlin site

German car sales plummet as new pollution rules bite

German car sales plummet as new pollution rules bite

Explained: Why Germany is vulnerable to US car tariffs

Explained: Why Germany is vulnerable to US car tariffs

Protests as Tesla receives approval for factory purchase near Berlin

Protests as Tesla receives approval for factory purchase near Berlin

‘The threat exists’: Germany confirms possibility of higher European car tariffs from US

‘The threat exists’: Germany confirms possibility of higher European car tariffs from US

German carmakers beat global sales slump amid job cut woes

German carmakers beat global sales slump amid job cut woes

What you need to know about changes to German driving laws in 2020
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What you need to know about changes to German driving laws in 2020

Tesla gets green light for factory site near Berlin

Tesla gets green light for factory site near Berlin

Why has German car production hit a 22-year low?

Why has German car production hit a 22-year low?

Car sector weakness saps industrial jobs in Germany

Car sector weakness saps industrial jobs in Germany

How Germany is preparing for the rise of the electric car

How Germany is preparing for the rise of the electric car

Germany sees significant rise in number of SUVs on roads

Germany sees significant rise in number of SUVs on roads

Higher fuel costs and Autobahn speed limit: How can Germany go green?

Higher fuel costs and Autobahn speed limit: How can Germany go green?

Audi set to slash 9,500 jobs in Germany

Audi set to slash 9,500 jobs in Germany

German luxury carmaker Daimler set to slash jobs to save €1 billion

German luxury carmaker Daimler set to slash jobs to save €1 billion

What does Tesla’s Berlin touchdown mean for German carmakers?

What does Tesla’s Berlin touchdown mean for German carmakers?

German car sales spike as ‘dieselgate’ effect fades

German car sales spike as ‘dieselgate’ effect fades

Frankfurt car show faces protests over SUVs and climate woes

Frankfurt car show faces protests over SUVs and climate woes

‘Car for the new era’: VW unveils ‘zero emission’ vehicle

‘Car for the new era’: VW unveils ‘zero emission’ vehicle

Stripped-back auto show highlights German car industry woes

Stripped-back auto show highlights German car industry woes

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers

How Germany plans tougher penalties for reckless drivers

Germany’s Mercedes mark 125 years of racing with new retro look

Germany’s Mercedes mark 125 years of racing with new retro look

BMW names new boss as it looks to accelerate electric transition

BMW names new boss as it looks to accelerate electric transition

Nearly half of Ford’s European job cuts will be in Germany

Nearly half of Ford’s European job cuts will be in Germany

‘Foreigner toll’ on German Autobahn network ruled illegal by EU court

‘Foreigner toll’ on German Autobahn network ruled illegal by EU court

Luxury car maker Porsche fined €535 million over diesel cheating scandal

Luxury car maker Porsche fined €535 million over diesel cheating scandal

Two dead and dozens injured after crash and mass car pile-up in Thuringia

Two dead and dozens injured after crash and mass car pile-up in Thuringia

Top German court backs VW drivers in ‘dieselgate’ opinion

Top German court backs VW drivers in ‘dieselgate’ opinion

Why Germany is vulnerable to US President Trump’s car tariffs

Why Germany is vulnerable to US President Trump’s car tariffs

Luxury German carmaker Porsche warns of Brexit price hike on UK cars

Luxury German carmaker Porsche warns of Brexit price hike on UK cars

The German cities with the worst traffic jams

The German cities with the worst traffic jams

Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change

Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change

372,000 German drivers join legal action against Volkswagen

372,000 German drivers join legal action against Volkswagen

Government calls upon diesel car manufacturers to up their game in 2019

Government calls upon diesel car manufacturers to up their game in 2019

How German diesel bans have ignited a debate about dirty tricks and dodgy money
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How German diesel bans have ignited a debate about dirty tricks and dodgy money

Berlin the latest German city to experiment with going car free

Berlin the latest German city to experiment with going car free

VW says it can’t rule out job cuts amid plans for electric new start

VW says it can’t rule out job cuts amid plans for electric new start

Volkswagen says next generation of combustion engine cars to be its last

Volkswagen says next generation of combustion engine cars to be its last

German carmakers to hold talks with Trump over tariffs

German carmakers to hold talks with Trump over tariffs

Cologne and Bonn hit with diesel ban orders

Cologne and Bonn hit with diesel ban orders

German car parts maker to shut UK sites, citing Brexit

German car parts maker to shut UK sites, citing Brexit

‘They have played us for fools’: Germans to vent VW fury in mass ‘dieselgate’ suit

‘They have played us for fools’: Germans to vent VW fury in mass ‘dieselgate’ suit

Court in German city of Mainz to rule on ban for diesel cars

Court in German city of Mainz to rule on ban for diesel cars

BMW recalls more than 1 million cars over exhaust system fire risk

BMW recalls more than 1 million cars over exhaust system fire risk

Report: Germans unsatisfied with Merkel’s plan to beat court-ordered car bans

Report: Germans unsatisfied with Merkel’s plan to beat court-ordered car bans

Germany orders recall of 43,000 Opel diesel vehicles

Germany orders recall of 43,000 Opel diesel vehicles

On the agenda: What’s coming up in Germany this week

On the agenda: What’s coming up in Germany this week

Six things to think about before moving abroad with your family
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Six things to think about before moving abroad with your family

German car shares skid after Trump tariff threat

German car shares skid after Trump tariff threat

‘End of the party’: how trade conflicts are already sapping the German economy

‘End of the party’: how trade conflicts are already sapping the German economy

Diesel: the ‘German child’ Berlin politicians are loath to let go of

Diesel: the ‘German child’ Berlin politicians are loath to let go of

Balloons and spray cream: nationwide campaign launched against illegal parking

Balloons and spray cream: nationwide campaign launched against illegal parking

German carmakers dismayed as US considers imposing auto tariffs

German carmakers dismayed as US considers imposing auto tariffs

Audi halts production of latest A6 model over ‘new emissions cheating’: report

Audi halts production of latest A6 model over ‘new emissions cheating’: report

Porsche executives have offices raided as part of fraud investigation

Porsche executives have offices raided as part of fraud investigation

Prosecutors raid BMW headquarters, suspecting 11,400 cases of fraud

Prosecutors raid BMW headquarters, suspecting 11,400 cases of fraud

Brexit and German cars: Britain will suffer most from a rupture
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Brexit and German cars: Britain will suffer most from a rupture

German automakers are biggest global spenders on electric cars: study

German automakers are biggest global spenders on electric cars: study

Fumes from diesel engines ‘killing thousands of Germans every year’

Fumes from diesel engines ‘killing thousands of Germans every year’

Daimler, VW face thousands of further recalls over emissions cheating: report

Daimler, VW face thousands of further recalls over emissions cheating: report

The one underrated thing that makes any relocation easier
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The one underrated thing that makes any relocation easier

Despite emissions scandal, Volkswagen clinches record sales

Despite emissions scandal, Volkswagen clinches record sales

Hard Brexit ‘could cost 14,000 jobs’ at German car suppliers

Hard Brexit ‘could cost 14,000 jobs’ at German car suppliers

Wrap on the knuckles: the curious way Stuttgarters are deterring selfish parking

Wrap on the knuckles: the curious way Stuttgarters are deterring selfish parking

Hitler’s Nazi-parade Mercedes limo set for US auction

Hitler’s Nazi-parade Mercedes limo set for US auction

Brexit has sapped demand for German cars, auto industry confirms

Brexit has sapped demand for German cars, auto industry confirms

VW says will invest over 34 billion euros in cars of the future by 2022

VW says will invest over 34 billion euros in cars of the future by 2022

Heat on ‘climate chancellor’ Merkel over coal-fired plants and cars

Heat on ‘climate chancellor’ Merkel over coal-fired plants and cars

Green party signals big concessions on diesel and coal in coalition talks

Green party signals big concessions on diesel and coal in coalition talks

EU anti-trust investigators raid BMW headquarters in Munich

EU anti-trust investigators raid BMW headquarters in Munich

Daimler recalls million-plus vehicles worldwide over airbag problems: report

Daimler recalls million-plus vehicles worldwide over airbag problems: report

Germans worry driverless cars will take the fun out of their favourite pastime

Germans worry driverless cars will take the fun out of their favourite pastime

Court asks if donkey at fault for mistaking orange sports car for carrot

Court asks if donkey at fault for mistaking orange sports car for carrot

German auto companies ‘at forefront’ on key electric car technology

German auto companies ‘at forefront’ on key electric car technology

VW dodges bullet in two ‘dieselgate’ court cases, leading to jump in share price

VW dodges bullet in two ‘dieselgate’ court cases, leading to jump in share price

Former VW engineer gets 40 months in ‘dieselgate’ scandal

Former VW engineer gets 40 months in ‘dieselgate’ scandal

The easiest way to drive in style while living abroad — and back at home
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The easiest way to drive in style while living abroad — and back at home

Is ‘diesel summit’ the last chance for Germany’s favourite engine?

Is ‘diesel summit’ the last chance for Germany’s favourite engine?

BMW denies colluding with rivals to cheat on diesel emissions

BMW denies colluding with rivals to cheat on diesel emissions

Bavaria introduces new pollution rules to try and save diesel cars

Bavaria introduces new pollution rules to try and save diesel cars

Volkswagen returns to Iran after 17-year absence

Volkswagen returns to Iran after 17-year absence

How German car makers are ‘changing lives’ in the US deep south

How German car makers are ‘changing lives’ in the US deep south

Munich considers banning diesel cars from city centre: report

Munich considers banning diesel cars from city centre: report

Daimler and Bosch team up to build car ‘that’ll drive itself to you’

Daimler and Bosch team up to build car ‘that’ll drive itself to you’

Six reasons why I never want to drive on the Autobahn again

Six reasons why I never want to drive on the Autobahn again

VW pleads guilty in ‘dieselgate’ case, ending US case

VW pleads guilty in ‘dieselgate’ case, ending US case

Climate experts urge Germans to ‘give up cars’ for Lent

Climate experts urge Germans to ‘give up cars’ for Lent

German carmakers to build European e-charging network

German carmakers to build European e-charging network

BMW debuts self-balancing motorcycle of the future

BMW debuts self-balancing motorcycle of the future

Expert: German cars will be driving themselves in 5 years

Expert: German cars will be driving themselves in 5 years

VW given green light to seize car parts from supplier

VW given green light to seize car parts from supplier

Number of car arsons in Berlin explodes in 2016

Number of car arsons in Berlin explodes in 2016

Fraudsters steal €40 million from German car parts maker

Fraudsters steal €40 million from German car parts maker

Almost all VW cars sold since 1995 have this security flaw

Almost all VW cars sold since 1995 have this security flaw

Volkswagen: where Germany’s two great passions are united

Volkswagen: where Germany’s two great passions are united

Germany greens streets with €4,000 discount on every e-car

Germany greens streets with €4,000 discount on every e-car

Car makers recall 630,000 vehicles over emissions

Car makers recall 630,000 vehicles over emissions

Several German car makers ‘cheated’ on emissions

Several German car makers ‘cheated’ on emissions

Diesel cars could face ban from city centres

Diesel cars could face ban from city centres

The new app that gives you money for driving well

The new app that gives you money for driving well

Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn
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Eight things you never knew about the German Autobahn

VW recalls 800,000 cars over possible footpedal problem

VW recalls 800,000 cars over possible footpedal problem

Three dead after police chase in southern Germany

Three dead after police chase in southern Germany

Keyless system cars easy to steal, German car club finds

Keyless system cars easy to steal, German car club finds

Mercedes drops clapped-out robots for humans

Mercedes drops clapped-out robots for humans

Volkswagen sold more sausages than cars in 2015

Volkswagen sold more sausages than cars in 2015

Illegal Berlin road race kills innocent driver

Illegal Berlin road race kills innocent driver

German petrol prices tumble along with global oil costs

German petrol prices tumble along with global oil costs

Stuttgart asked to stop driving as city faces record pollution

Stuttgart asked to stop driving as city faces record pollution

Cold weather hobbles 1/3 of Berlin police cars

Cold weather hobbles 1/3 of Berlin police cars

VW ‘can fix 90 percent of cheating cars’ in EU

VW ‘can fix 90 percent of cheating cars’ in EU

Speeder chides cops for their ‘reckless’ behaviour

Speeder chides cops for their ‘reckless’ behaviour

VW credit rating cut as emissions scandal grows

VW credit rating cut as emissions scandal grows

VW ‘manipulated’ 100k petrol cars: minister

VW ‘manipulated’ 100k petrol cars: minister

Daimler defies gravity with big China sales

Daimler defies gravity with big China sales

Newer diesel engines didn’t cheat tests: VW

Newer diesel engines didn’t cheat tests: VW

Italian cops raid VW and Lamborghini offices

Italian cops raid VW and Lamborghini offices

‘Dozens’ of VW managers behind emissions scam

‘Dozens’ of VW managers behind emissions scam

Ex-VW boss to give up last grip on power

Ex-VW boss to give up last grip on power

VW chief: recall of cars could start by January

VW chief: recall of cars could start by January

VW ‘will need bigger cash pile to pay fines’

VW ‘will need bigger cash pile to pay fines’

VW names new chairman for ‘months’ of recovery

VW names new chairman for ‘months’ of recovery

Prosecutors: no probe of ex-VW CEO Winterkorn

Prosecutors: no probe of ex-VW CEO Winterkorn

Swede warned about VW scandal 17 years ago

Swede warned about VW scandal 17 years ago

What to do if your VW contains cheat software

What to do if your VW contains cheat software

Can e-cars thrive in wake of emissions scandal?

Can e-cars thrive in wake of emissions scandal?

2.1 million Audis have cheating engines

2.1 million Audis have cheating engines

How VW was rebuilt by a stubborn Englishman

How VW was rebuilt by a stubborn Englishman

When VW sneezes Wolfsburg catches a cold

When VW sneezes Wolfsburg catches a cold

Ex-VW CEO in line for €60 million pay-off

Ex-VW CEO in line for €60 million pay-off

BMW denies rigging diesel pollution tests

BMW denies rigging diesel pollution tests

Volkswagen stocks crash amid emissions scandal

Volkswagen stocks crash amid emissions scandal

Germans’ love affair with cars changing gears

Germans’ love affair with cars changing gears

‘Car sniper’ sentenced to 9 and a half years’ jail

‘Car sniper’ sentenced to 9 and a half years’ jail

Carmakers set electrics to stun in Tesla battle

Carmakers set electrics to stun in Tesla battle

Petrolheads gear up for Frankfurt car show

Petrolheads gear up for Frankfurt car show

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015

Traffic deaths rise in first half of 2015

Thieves ‘could hack VW, Porsche, Audi cars’

Thieves ‘could hack VW, Porsche, Audi cars’

BMW may have rights to Google’s new name

BMW may have rights to Google’s new name

‘Russian Roulette’ on the streets of Germany

‘Russian Roulette’ on the streets of Germany

Extreme heat causes Autobahn to rupture

Extreme heat causes Autobahn to rupture

Assembly robot crushes worker at Volkswagen

Assembly robot crushes worker at Volkswagen

Daredevil pensioner in reckless road rampage

Daredevil pensioner in reckless road rampage

Drugged teenager in high speed Munich chase

Drugged teenager in high speed Munich chase

VW CEO survives despite departure rumours

VW CEO survives despite departure rumours

Police on nationwide hunt for speeders

Police on nationwide hunt for speeders

Germany sees little change in road deaths

Germany sees little change in road deaths

Man goes viral with story of girlfriend hating car

Man goes viral with story of girlfriend hating car

Germans tail(gate) Swedes as best drivers

Germans tail(gate) Swedes as best drivers

Greens ask for electric car buyer allowance

Greens ask for electric car buyer allowance

Self-driving cars to hit German Autobahn

Self-driving cars to hit German Autobahn

Volkswagen bested by Toyota in car sales

Volkswagen bested by Toyota in car sales

Munich mechanics free cat from car’s engine

Munich mechanics free cat from car’s engine

Audi prototype drives itself to Las Vegas

Audi prototype drives itself to Las Vegas

Opel closes flagship Bochum factory

Opel closes flagship Bochum factory

Toll promises being broken: Greens

Toll promises being broken: Greens

Father blows himself up in car after family row

Father blows himself up in car after family row

Man sues Munich for towing golden Ferrari

Man sues Munich for towing golden Ferrari

Couple awake to flaming lorry in the house

Couple awake to flaming lorry in the house

High speed chase causes €10,000 in damages

High speed chase causes €10,000 in damages

Which city is the worst for car crashes?

Which city is the worst for car crashes?

VW looks to robots to replace retiring boomers

VW looks to robots to replace retiring boomers

Electric cars to use bus lanes, get free parking

Electric cars to use bus lanes, get free parking

Brexit update: How to exchange your British driving licence for a German one
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Brexit update: How to exchange your British driving licence for a German one

CDU-CSU strife grows over road toll plans

CDU-CSU strife grows over road toll plans

Tolls definitely coming, say party leaders

Tolls definitely coming, say party leaders

Former Porsche execs to stand trial over VW bid

Former Porsche execs to stand trial over VW bid

Auto-mad Germans stuck in electric car slow lane

Auto-mad Germans stuck in electric car slow lane

Volkswagen unveils India investment

Volkswagen unveils India investment

Jewellery shop raided by fake football fans

Jewellery shop raided by fake football fans

Germany’s 50 most valuable brands

Germany’s 50 most valuable brands

Germany coach Löw banned for speeding

Germany coach Löw banned for speeding

German car parts maker Schaeffler to cut 4,400 jobs

German car parts maker Schaeffler to cut 4,400 jobs

Germany aims to become ‘first country in world’ to have driverless cars on streets

Germany aims to become ‘first country in world’ to have driverless cars on streets

OAP takes wrong turn, gets lost for 20 hours

OAP takes wrong turn, gets lost for 20 hours

German carmakers celebrate record US sales

German carmakers celebrate record US sales

Road deaths sink to record low

Road deaths sink to record low

VW recalls 2.6 million faulty cars

VW recalls 2.6 million faulty cars

Foreigner motorway fee ‘fine under EU law’

Foreigner motorway fee ‘fine under EU law’

Daimler profits increase by half in a year

Daimler profits increase by half in a year

BMW donation to Merkel party sparks fears

BMW donation to Merkel party sparks fears

Germany blocks EU road to emissions limit

Germany blocks EU road to emissions limit

Germany to ‘fall short’ of electric car target

Germany to ‘fall short’ of electric car target

Carmakers show off latest models at IAA

Carmakers show off latest models at IAA

French accuse BMW of electric car ‘spying’

French accuse BMW of electric car ‘spying’

Man drives into group after family fight

Man drives into group after family fight

Sixt’s sexy car PR trick backfires

Sixt’s sexy car PR trick backfires

Drunk inventors caught cruising in car-pool

Drunk inventors caught cruising in car-pool

Drunken driver survives death-defying drop

Drunken driver survives death-defying drop

Bavarian leader: charge foreigners autobahn fee

Bavarian leader: charge foreigners autobahn fee

Volkswagen steers new business to China

Volkswagen steers new business to China

Uncertainty drives down new car sales

Uncertainty drives down new car sales

Car lobbyist swerve derails EU emissions law

Car lobbyist swerve derails EU emissions law

Cops ‘arrest mystery autobahn shooter’

Cops ‘arrest mystery autobahn shooter’

One killed as roads burst in heatwave

One killed as roads burst in heatwave

Porsche 911 gracefully races into middle age

Porsche 911 gracefully races into middle age

Key German exports eclipsed by China

Key German exports eclipsed by China

Truck maker MAN warns of falling profit

Truck maker MAN warns of falling profit

Woman escapes €70,000 parking fine

Woman escapes €70,000 parking fine

Electric cars fail to gain traction in Germany

Electric cars fail to gain traction in Germany

VW’s 75th birthday marred by Nazi roots

VW’s 75th birthday marred by Nazi roots

Car boss asks Merkel to rethink CO2 pledge

Car boss asks Merkel to rethink CO2 pledge

‘It’s time Germany got over its speed fetish’

‘It’s time Germany got over its speed fetish’

F1’s Ecclestone ‘faces German bribery charges’

F1’s Ecclestone ‘faces German bribery charges’

Volkswagen plans giant car plant in China

Volkswagen plans giant car plant in China

Smoker survives car cleaning product blast

Smoker survives car cleaning product blast

Daimler unloads EADS stake for €2.2 billion

Daimler unloads EADS stake for €2.2 billion

High speed highway heists baffle police

High speed highway heists baffle police

General Motors to invest €4 billion in Opel

General Motors to invest €4 billion in Opel

Airborne car smashes through barn

Airborne car smashes through barn

BMW unveils motorcycle tie-up with Indian firm

BMW unveils motorcycle tie-up with Indian firm

‘Germany is the Mecca of the car industry’

‘Germany is the Mecca of the car industry’

Stuttgart faces worst traffic jams in Germany

Stuttgart faces worst traffic jams in Germany

Opel to end Bochum car production in 2014

Opel to end Bochum car production in 2014

Volkswagen recalls 384,000 cars from China

Volkswagen recalls 384,000 cars from China

Porsche to hire 1,000 workers in Leipzig

Porsche to hire 1,000 workers in Leipzig

At least 20 hurt in 100-car autobahn pile-up

At least 20 hurt in 100-car autobahn pile-up

Carmakers cruise past Europe’s crisis

Carmakers cruise past Europe’s crisis

EU tells Germany: clean up filthy city air

EU tells Germany: clean up filthy city air

BMW and Audi top Consumer Reports list

BMW and Audi top Consumer Reports list

Foreigner quota to fix ‘too German’ Daimler

Foreigner quota to fix ‘too German’ Daimler

Volkswagen creates 50,000 jobs outside EU

Volkswagen creates 50,000 jobs outside EU

Daimler revs up profits on record sales

Daimler revs up profits on record sales

Icy autobahn causes 23-car pile-up in Bavaria

Icy autobahn causes 23-car pile-up in Bavaria

Smart car parks itself

Smart car parks itself

Daimler to take stake in China’s BAIC Motor

Daimler to take stake in China’s BAIC Motor

‘Racist’ VW Super Bowl ad offends Americans

‘Racist’ VW Super Bowl ad offends Americans

Police bust fraudster family faking car crashes

Police bust fraudster family faking car crashes

BMW expands greentech cooperation with Toyota

BMW expands greentech cooperation with Toyota

Nearly a third of Germans fail their driving test

Nearly a third of Germans fail their driving test

Staid Mercedes targets youth with small coupe

Staid Mercedes targets youth with small coupe

GM head: Opel in for two troubled years

GM head: Opel in for two troubled years

BMW and Audi race to record sales in 2012

BMW and Audi race to record sales in 2012

NRW drivers spent 50,000 hours in traffic jams

NRW drivers spent 50,000 hours in traffic jams

New calendar puts men in pants on groovy cars

New calendar puts men in pants on groovy cars

Daimler teams up with competition for fuel cells

Daimler teams up with competition for fuel cells

China eyes Daimler stake

China eyes Daimler stake

BMW races to record sales in 2012

BMW races to record sales in 2012

Ex-Porsche boss charged with market manipulation

Ex-Porsche boss charged with market manipulation

Daimler says Mercedes on track for record 2012

Daimler says Mercedes on track for record 2012

Gas-guzzling German cars bashed

Gas-guzzling German cars bashed

Pricier parking tickets planned for cities

Pricier parking tickets planned for cities

Opel cuts thousands of jobs across Germany

Opel cuts thousands of jobs across Germany

Top German truck maker suspends production

Top German truck maker suspends production

EU to VW: Don’t worry about CO2 rules

EU to VW: Don’t worry about CO2 rules

Court okays contentious Berlin motorway

Court okays contentious Berlin motorway

German states weigh congestion tax

German states weigh congestion tax

Naked ghost driver kills self and daughter

Naked ghost driver kills self and daughter

Berlin ‘abandons one million electric cars goal’

Berlin ‘abandons one million electric cars goal’

Drivers could save €1,000 a year by ditching cars

Drivers could save €1,000 a year by ditching cars

BMW to create 3,000 jobs in return for flexibility

BMW to create 3,000 jobs in return for flexibility

Wage worries feed German consumer jitters

Wage worries feed German consumer jitters

Apple truck upset causes sticky situation

Apple truck upset causes sticky situation

Court sides with Porsche against investors

Court sides with Porsche against investors

British tarmac truck had historical GDR tyres

British tarmac truck had historical GDR tyres

One-legged Boris Becker endangers traffic

One-legged Boris Becker endangers traffic

VW call in ‘Mr Truck’ to overtake Daimler

VW call in ‘Mr Truck’ to overtake Daimler

Opel puts cuts shifts to part-time

Opel puts cuts shifts to part-time

Minister: ban biofuel, it boosts famine

Minister: ban biofuel, it boosts famine

Driver follows satnav directions – car totalled

Driver follows satnav directions – car totalled

Autobahn network ‘needs a face lift’ at 80

Autobahn network ‘needs a face lift’ at 80

Flawless Ferrari wins German Grand Prix

Flawless Ferrari wins German Grand Prix

Iconic Nürburgring track heads into final lap

Iconic Nürburgring track heads into final lap

Restructuring expert takes the wheel at Opel

Restructuring expert takes the wheel at Opel

Head of GM Europe and Opel resigns

Head of GM Europe and Opel resigns

BMW, Porsche ‘quality drops’ as US sales soar

BMW, Porsche ‘quality drops’ as US sales soar

More traffic jams expected this summer

More traffic jams expected this summer

Unborn baby causes car smash

Unborn baby causes car smash

VW to complete Porsche takeover early

VW to complete Porsche takeover early

Driver’s legs sawn off from under crashed car

Driver’s legs sawn off from under crashed car

French breathalyzer law to hit German drivers

French breathalyzer law to hit German drivers

Revenge! Drunk man rams cop station

Revenge! Drunk man rams cop station

Car workers get early night to watch football

Car workers get early night to watch football

Man dies as playground dare backfires

Man dies as playground dare backfires

VW to focus on China, heavy vehicles

VW to focus on China, heavy vehicles

BMW ‘stopped Swiss buying its cars abroad’

BMW ‘stopped Swiss buying its cars abroad’

Locals pull three from burning car wreck

Locals pull three from burning car wreck

Smart pedal tells driver when to ease off gas

Smart pedal tells driver when to ease off gas

Sixt takes aim at new transport trends

Sixt takes aim at new transport trends

Deutsche Bahn plans car-sharing network

Deutsche Bahn plans car-sharing network

Three dead after car hits tree and rips apart

Three dead after car hits tree and rips apart

Opel to stop Astra production in Germany

Opel to stop Astra production in Germany

Taxi drivers protest new Berlin airport fees

Taxi drivers protest new Berlin airport fees

Scientists unveil ‘self-changing tyres’

Scientists unveil ‘self-changing tyres’

Fiat focuses truck production in Germany

Fiat focuses truck production in Germany

Driving age could be lowered to 16

Driving age could be lowered to 16

Volkswagen set to invest €14 bln in China

Volkswagen set to invest €14 bln in China

Chinese PM opens Hannover trade fair

Chinese PM opens Hannover trade fair

Driver misses road and lands in river

Driver misses road and lands in river

Rosberg wins Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix

Rosberg wins Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix

British Mini workers in tea break row with BMW

British Mini workers in tea break row with BMW

Cops ‘can’t fit in’ fancy new patrol cars

Cops ‘can’t fit in’ fancy new patrol cars

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Merkel’s motor up for grabs on Ebay

Merkel’s motor up for grabs on Ebay

Parents get road rage as holiday jams loom

Parents get road rage as holiday jams loom

Three women, one boy dead after car hits trees

Three women, one boy dead after car hits trees

Government tackles holiday petrol price hikes

Government tackles holiday petrol price hikes

Store detective jumps on car to save leather jacket

Store detective jumps on car to save leather jacket

Fat cat pay packets raise German hackles

Fat cat pay packets raise German hackles

Top German execs earning more than ever

Top German execs earning more than ever

Carmakers fill boots after record year

Carmakers fill boots after record year

Commuter leaves 13-kilometre oil leak

Commuter leaves 13-kilometre oil leak

Wife kills husband while at the wheel

Wife kills husband while at the wheel

Daimler ‘altering own Wikipedia page’

Daimler ‘altering own Wikipedia page’

Scientists unveil incredible shrinking car

Scientists unveil incredible shrinking car

Porsche managers charged with credit fraud

Porsche managers charged with credit fraud

Germans turn to crime to combat high petrol prices

Germans turn to crime to combat high petrol prices

Petrol prices hit all time high in February

Petrol prices hit all time high in February

China boom helps Audi profits soar

China boom helps Audi profits soar

Germany revs up traffic violations system

Germany revs up traffic violations system

VW more than doubles net profit in 2011

VW more than doubles net profit in 2011

Company issued false ‘idiot tests’

Company issued false ‘idiot tests’

Man blames TV ad for driving BMW into pond

Man blames TV ad for driving BMW into pond

Petrol prices surge to record highs

Petrol prices surge to record highs

BMW pays $3 million in US safety fines

BMW pays $3 million in US safety fines

Daimler books record €6-billion profit

Daimler books record €6-billion profit

GM threatens major job cuts at Opel

GM threatens major job cuts at Opel

Frozen kraut jam leaves autobahn drivers sauer

Frozen kraut jam leaves autobahn drivers sauer

Wulff under fire over car lease deal

Wulff under fire over car lease deal

Judge jails wrong-way crash driver indefinitely

Judge jails wrong-way crash driver indefinitely

Car thieves discover dead baby

Car thieves discover dead baby

Cop patrolled 22 years without driver’s license

Cop patrolled 22 years without driver’s license

Police officers killed in motorway crash

Police officers killed in motorway crash

Electric cars less climate friendly than thought

Electric cars less climate friendly than thought

12 cop cars burnt out

12 cop cars burnt out

VW eyes 2012 merger with Porsche

VW eyes 2012 merger with Porsche

30 vehicles ensnared in mass crash

30 vehicles ensnared in mass crash

VW and BMW recall half a million cars

VW and BMW recall half a million cars

German carmakers seek more diesel sales in US

German carmakers seek more diesel sales in US

Road accident turns into bizarre murder

Road accident turns into bizarre murder

China officially Audi’s biggest market

China officially Audi’s biggest market

Polish ambassador: too easy to nick German cars

Polish ambassador: too easy to nick German cars

Investors sue Porsche over failed VW merger

Investors sue Porsche over failed VW merger

Half a million kilometres of traffic jams this year

Half a million kilometres of traffic jams this year

Carmakers ready for record year

Carmakers ready for record year

‘Tis the season for severe traffic jams

‘Tis the season for severe traffic jams

Ukrainian minister driving stolen Mercedes

Ukrainian minister driving stolen Mercedes

Germans rage against the road works

Germans rage against the road works

Princely petrol pump prices miff motorists

Princely petrol pump prices miff motorists

Toyota discusses green car alliance with BMW

Toyota discusses green car alliance with BMW

EU sues Germany over VW protection law

EU sues Germany over VW protection law

Two dead in massive Brandenburg pileup

Two dead in massive Brandenburg pileup

Germany’s most legendary cars

Germany’s most legendary cars

VW workers set for record success bonus

VW workers set for record success bonus

Suzuki cuts ties with Volkswagen

Suzuki cuts ties with Volkswagen

German carmakers plan hiring spree for 2012

German carmakers plan hiring spree for 2012

Daimler, VW stay revved up despite slowdown

Daimler, VW stay revved up despite slowdown

Russian spies suspected of stealing car secrets

Russian spies suspected of stealing car secrets

Bike revolution sparks clash with motorists

Bike revolution sparks clash with motorists

Ramsauer: helmet law for cyclists could be inevitable

Ramsauer: helmet law for cyclists could be inevitable

VW to increase workforce to half a million

VW to increase workforce to half a million

Suzuki accuses Volkswagen of breaching agreement

Suzuki accuses Volkswagen of breaching agreement

Volvo Diplomat Sales – more than just selling a car
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Volvo Diplomat Sales – more than just selling a car

Germans want absolute ban on drink-driving

Germans want absolute ban on drink-driving

VW gets green light to acquire MAN

VW gets green light to acquire MAN

Computerised car drives itself around Berlin

Computerised car drives itself around Berlin

Frankfurt Motor Show combines conservation and innovation

Frankfurt Motor Show combines conservation and innovation

Small cars aim to challenge foreign rivals

Small cars aim to challenge foreign rivals

Mercedes unveils its future vision

Mercedes unveils its future vision

Motor show hopes to dispel global gloom

Motor show hopes to dispel global gloom

GM wants Opel to challenge VW

GM wants Opel to challenge VW

Suzuki kills partnership with Volkswagen

Suzuki kills partnership with Volkswagen

BMW to develop electric car for Chinese market

BMW to develop electric car for Chinese market

Volkswagen and Porsche delay merger

Volkswagen and Porsche delay merger

Germany’s top ten tech inventions

Germany’s top ten tech inventions

German carmakers predict strong sales

German carmakers predict strong sales

VW named world’s best car company

VW named world’s best car company

Porsche wants piece of Ferrari market

Porsche wants piece of Ferrari market

VW set to invest in renewable energy

VW set to invest in renewable energy

Petrol industry to charge more for E10 debacle

Petrol industry to charge more for E10 debacle

Porsche unveils new 911

Porsche unveils new 911

Citizen patrols mooted to stop car arsons

Citizen patrols mooted to stop car arsons

Monster trucks may ply autobahn for field trial

Monster trucks may ply autobahn for field trial

Cars burn in Berlin for second night in a row

Cars burn in Berlin for second night in a row

BMW buyers kept waiting amid high demand

BMW buyers kept waiting amid high demand

Porsche returns to profit ahead of VW merger

Porsche returns to profit ahead of VW merger

Demand for luxury cars drives BMW results

Demand for luxury cars drives BMW results

BMW unveils electric and hybrid concept cars

BMW unveils electric and hybrid concept cars

Weekend drivers face massive traffic jams

Weekend drivers face massive traffic jams

VW shares tank despite stellar earnings

VW shares tank despite stellar earnings

Aachen employs smart phones to bust illegal parkers

Aachen employs smart phones to bust illegal parkers

Daimler posts record Q2 results, sees strong 2011

Daimler posts record Q2 results, sees strong 2011

Hamilton wins German Grand Prix

Hamilton wins German Grand Prix

Suzuki losing patience with VW, reports say

Suzuki losing patience with VW, reports say

Porsche mulls update of James Dean’s 550 Spyder

Porsche mulls update of James Dean’s 550 Spyder

Volkswagen sales hit record amid China boom

Volkswagen sales hit record amid China boom

Munich university prepares to unveil affordable electric car

Munich university prepares to unveil affordable electric car

VW secures majority stake in MAN trucks

VW secures majority stake in MAN trucks

Court cannot ban woman with fake driving license

Court cannot ban woman with fake driving license

Porsche will continue to be “Made in Germany”

Porsche will continue to be “Made in Germany”

Employees unsettled by Opel sell-off rumours

Employees unsettled by Opel sell-off rumours

GM reportedly considering selling Opel

GM reportedly considering selling Opel

Eminem sues Audi for plagiarizing song for ad

Eminem sues Audi for plagiarizing song for ad

Daimler, Rolls-Royce take over Tognum

Daimler, Rolls-Royce take over Tognum

Minister plans to keep petrol prices down under

Minister plans to keep petrol prices down under

‘Green’ cars battle for eco-marathon title

‘Green’ cars battle for eco-marathon title

German petrol prices too high, says cartel authority

German petrol prices too high, says cartel authority

VW slashes US car prices to gain market share

VW slashes US car prices to gain market share

Carmakers rethink sustainability approach amid E10 fuel fiasco

Carmakers rethink sustainability approach amid E10 fuel fiasco

Government to pump billions into electric cars

Government to pump billions into electric cars

VW and Audi to invest in wind power

VW and Audi to invest in wind power

BMW pays big bonuses for bumper 2010

BMW pays big bonuses for bumper 2010

VW hikes MAN stake, eyes Scania merger

VW hikes MAN stake, eyes Scania merger

Woman ‘misplaces’ her car in Munich for 39 days

Woman ‘misplaces’ her car in Munich for 39 days

Stuttgart gets revved up for automotive summer

Stuttgart gets revved up for automotive summer

Germany reportedly mulling e-car subsidies

Germany reportedly mulling e-car subsidies

MPs call for hike in commuter allowance

MPs call for hike in commuter allowance

Daimler nearly doubles first-quarter profit

Daimler nearly doubles first-quarter profit

Petrol price hits new high

Petrol price hits new high

Volkswagen sets sales record in first quarter

Volkswagen sets sales record in first quarter

Carmakers slam Greens’ Kretschmann

Carmakers slam Greens’ Kretschmann

Audi to create more than 10,000 new jobs by end of decade

Audi to create more than 10,000 new jobs by end of decade

Car industry must downsize, says new Green state premier

Car industry must downsize, says new Green state premier

Drivers warned of Easter traffic and fuel misery

Drivers warned of Easter traffic and fuel misery

Volkswagen unveils new, macho Beetle

Volkswagen unveils new, macho Beetle

Politicians driving ‘climate killer’ cars

Politicians driving ‘climate killer’ cars

Flipped truck spills cattle onto A7 motorway

Flipped truck spills cattle onto A7 motorway

Road tolls canvassed in secret ministry paper

Road tolls canvassed in secret ministry paper

Daimler to team with Bosch on electric car venture

Daimler to team with Bosch on electric car venture

Croation arrests connected to Daimler corruption probe

Croation arrests connected to Daimler corruption probe

E10 sales efforts fail to ease driver fears

E10 sales efforts fail to ease driver fears

Auto sales race ahead for March

Auto sales race ahead for March

Brazilian busted driving 291 kph on autobahn

Brazilian busted driving 291 kph on autobahn

Petrol industry calls for biofuel tax cut

Petrol industry calls for biofuel tax cut

Automakers nervous as Japanese delivery delays persist

Automakers nervous as Japanese delivery delays persist

Truck driver caught pumping iron while cruising the autobahn

Truck driver caught pumping iron while cruising the autobahn

918 Spyder supercar to be Porsche’s most expensive model ever

918 Spyder supercar to be Porsche’s most expensive model ever

Drivers still steering clear of E10 biofuel

Drivers still steering clear of E10 biofuel

Opel reportedly to cut 1,200 jobs in Bochum

Opel reportedly to cut 1,200 jobs in Bochum

Porsche merger with VW delayed

Porsche merger with VW delayed

Porsche to build Cajun mini SUV in Leipzig

Porsche to build Cajun mini SUV in Leipzig

BMW boosts sales outlook for 2011

BMW boosts sales outlook for 2011

BMW profits race ahead

BMW profits race ahead

German media roundup: Berlin’s botched biofuel summit

German media roundup: Berlin’s botched biofuel summit

Daimler and Rolls-Royce unveil new joint venture

Daimler and Rolls-Royce unveil new joint venture

Germany sticking with loathed E10 biofuel

Germany sticking with loathed E10 biofuel

Audi net profit nearly doubled in 2010

Audi net profit nearly doubled in 2010

Summit to tackle E10 biofuel debacle held

Summit to tackle E10 biofuel debacle held

New E10 biofuel debacle sparks blame game

New E10 biofuel debacle sparks blame game

Booming Audi to pay workers €6,500 bonus

Booming Audi to pay workers €6,500 bonus

VW unveils new ‘Bulli’ bus prototype

VW unveils new ‘Bulli’ bus prototype

Biofuel confusion strains super petrol supplies

Biofuel confusion strains super petrol supplies

BMW and Peugeot team up for hybrid technology

BMW and Peugeot team up for hybrid technology

VW posts record and targets even better 2011

VW posts record and targets even better 2011

Daimler creating 4,000 jobs in Germany

Daimler creating 4,000 jobs in Germany

BMW launches electric and hybrid brand

BMW launches electric and hybrid brand

Daimler unveils Indian truck brand BharatBenz

Daimler unveils Indian truck brand BharatBenz

Daimler revs up profit

Daimler revs up profit

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