Volkswagen Pulls Ad, Apologizes Over Cries of Racism

Volkswagen Pulls Ad, Apologizes Over Cries of Racism

Volkswagen has come under fire for a short-lived social media ad for its new Golf hatchback that, critics contend, was racist. Company officials said they were “horrified” after seeing the 10-second spot which ran on both Instagram and Twitter and are promising an...
Deals Await Car Shoppers Ready to Buy Now

Deals Await Car Shoppers Ready to Buy Now

Spring is traditionally the big automotive buying season but with sales sharply down as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. dealers will be counting more than ever on using the Memorial Day holiday as a way to make up for some of their lost business. And to...
Volkswagen of America Offering Help to Customers

Volkswagen of America Offering Help to Customers

Volkswagen of America is the latest automaker to step up efforts to help customers suffering financially due to the coronavirus pandemic, implementing a program called the Community-Driven Promise. Unemployment claims in the U.S. have risen to all-time highs as the...
Beijing Auto Show Rescheduled for the Fall

Beijing Auto Show Rescheduled for the Fall

In what many will consider a bright spot, organizers of the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition revealed they are postponing the event to late September and early October. The show was supposed to be held later this month, but will now take place Sept. 26-Oct....
GM Shuts Down New Orders for New Corvette

GM Shuts Down New Orders for New Corvette

Perhaps the most-anticipated Chevrolet Corvette ever, the new C8 Stingray, is no longer available — to be ordered. The company stopped taking orders for the 2020 model March 18, due to overwhelming demand combined with a strike-induced delay on getting the Bowling...
Honda Planning to Show 2021 Odyssey in New York

Honda Planning to Show 2021 Odyssey in New York

The world debut of its refreshed 2021 Odyssey is now scheduled to take place at next month’s New York International Auto Show. Throughout the years, Honda has sold more than 1.1 million Odyssey minivans and the 2021 version of Honda’s “Ultimate Family...