Hyundai's advertising campaign linked to the performance of the Brazilian National Team in the 2014 World Cup angered Volkswagen, official sponsor of the team. The German automaker said it has contacted the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) for clarification.
The Audi R8 was finally caught in 2016 during the first day of testing at the Nurburgring for the 2014 season. The next generation R8 will share a platform with the recently launched Lamborghini Huracan.
Volkswagen is considering dropping the plans to launch a low-cost brand in emerging markets, as previously forecast. According to Autocar website, the German company was having trouble balancing the quality of new vehicles with reduced prices.