The German car industry is one of the pillars of the country's economy.
Hiring, firing, new models, sales figures, recalls, trade fairs, electric motoring, fuel efficiency and more - this is a collection of DW's latest content pertaining to the auto industry, in Germany and beyond.
The hi-tech hype about the cars of the future has been fueled in large part by the high-profile testing being done by Google and the rumours surrounding the possible advent of an Apple iCar. But the auto industry isn't standing by complacently. 2015 models rolling off the assembly line will also be online.