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Volkswagen could out Chinese budget brand in 2014


The German maker recently reiterated its plans to bring a lower-cost, localized brand to China and it looks to have it ready to roll next year in China with other markets possibly getting variants of the vehicles. During the North American International Auto Show in January CEO Martin Winterkorn said VW would be ready to make its intentions known by the ...
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