German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, VW group CEO Matthias Mueller, left, and VW Cars CEO Herbert Diess, right, stay beside a 'VW I.D. Buzz' concept car at the booth of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen during Merkel's visit at the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, VW group CEO Matthias Mueller, left, and VW Cars CEO Herbert Diess, right, stay beside a 'VW I.D. Buzz' concept car at the booth of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen during Merkel's visit at the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. Michael Probst AP Photo
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, center, VW group CEO Matthias Mueller, left, and VW Cars CEO Herbert Diess, right, stay beside a 'VW I.D. Buzz' concept car at the booth of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen during Merkel's visit at the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. Michael Probst AP Photo

Merkel calls for German automakers to regain consumer trust

September 14, 2017 7:38 AM