Porsche Creeping Closer To Volkswagen Takeover

Furthering an effort begun by Porsche in 2005, an E.U. commission Wednesday granted permission for the sports car manufacturer to gain control of Volkswagen. If it seems that the buyout process has been happening in slow-motion, that's because it has: Thanks to arcane rules and buyout clauses, Porsche has had to… » 7/24/08 2:20pm 7/24/08 2:20pm

Porsche Boss Finds Baby Monitor In Room, Freaks Out About Corporate…

Wendelin Wiedeking has got a lot on his plate right now. The CEO of Porsche has got a line of cars selling like hotcakes, a new super sedan around the corner, and is trying to expand their stake in Volkswagen on the side. So when an operating baby monitor was found in his hotel room ahead of his attendance at a… » 4/28/08 10:40am 4/28/08 10:40am

Porsche Officially Buying Volkswagen

We just received a flash message from Jalopnik tipster Brian, who we think spends his mornings in front of the Reuters wire just waiting for auto-related news to come in. But this one's an industry whopper as the wire company is now reporting it's official — Porsche has given the go-ahead for an increase of their… » 3/03/08 9:11am 3/03/08 9:11am