Auctioneers have put a record price tag on the ultimate symbol of 60s counterculture and vintage nostalgia.
The French group might well manage to turn around General Motors' struggling division, but plants will close, and the UK looks vulnerable.
The vacuum cleaner maker faces the same challenges as Elon Musk against the big auto players – so maybe it's time to try a different road.
Trump's momentum is unchecked by establishment critics, Sanders surprises in Michigan and other key takeaways from the voting on March 8.
Allowing infrastructure to take over the job of keeping our vehicles running sends us further down a troublesome road.
Volkswagen's example offers up a useful lesson in managing a troublesome hierarchy.
Volkswagen and others may have been hamstrung by a low opinion of indifferent car buyers.