Audi manager arrested in emissions probe

German authorities have arrested an Audi manager in connection with the VW diesel scandal. This is the first arrest in Germany related to Volkswagen’s emissions-test cheating scandal. Munich prosecutors declined to comment on whether the arrested person is a current or former Audi employee. On Thursday, the US Justice Department said it had charged former […]

Vauxhall takeover by PSA given go-ahead

The European Commission has given the go-ahead to the takeover of Vauxhall and Opel brands by France’s PSA Group, maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars. European Commission said it had “unconditionally approved” Peugeot’s move to buy the European division of General Motors (GM). It said it had concluded that “the transaction would raise no competition […]