Scandal undermines VW's heritage of straight-talk ads

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 12, 2015

Unless VW comes through with a fix that pleases everyone -- one that deletes the software designed to cheat on emissions tests without compromising fuel economy or performance -- the brand stands to lose an army of goodwill ambassadors....
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The magic bullet that became an illusion

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 26, 2015

Until U.S. regulators revealed that VW admitted to cheating on its emissions tests, Volkswagen's "clean diesel" strategy largely worked. And it's no wonder that "clean diesel" has been a cornerstone of its U.S. strategy since 2008....
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South Korea will probe VW, Audi diesel car emissions

Sept. 22, 2015 10:40 CET

South Korea said it will investigate emissions of three VW and Audi diesel cars after VW Group admitted rigging emissions tests on diesel-powered vehicles in the U.S....
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VW recalls 420,000 cars in the U.S. to fix airbags

8:47 am U.S. ET | Aug. 14, 2015

VW is recalling as many as 420,000 cars in the U.S. to fix a flaw that may prevent their airbags from deploying in an accident. The recall affects seven models, including the Golf, Jetta and Passat....
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Automakers fear profit hit as China's price cuts worsen

Aug. 10, 2015 14:53 CET

Recent price cuts -- which some are calling the worst in China's auto history -- were unexpected and are now causing the industry to worry that a damaging price war will ravage profit margins....
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VW Jetta to get new 1.4-liter turbo engine

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 10, 2015

A downsized, turbocharged engine will replace the aging four-cylinder in the entry-level Volkswagen Jetta....
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VW plans new 4-cylinder turbo engine with direct injection on '16 Jetta

1:00 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2015

A new downsized, turbocharged engine will replace a more than 20-year-old four-cylinder motor currently powering entry-level Volkswagen Jetta compact cars, Volkswagen of America said today....
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Chasing Jetta, Chevy equips Cruze with a new turbodiesel

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 29, 2015

Chevrolet isn't just sticking with a diesel offering on the next-generation Cruze - it's talking tough about challenging Volkswagen for passenger-car diesel leadership in the U.S....
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VW Jetta leases as cheap as iPhone plans show company's U.S. travails

6:40 am U.S. ET | June 1, 2015

The $89 a month it takes to lease a Jetta at some U.S. dealerships is about as low as the price of using an iPhone on some cell phone plans. It's also a sign of how Volkswagen is grasping to turn around its fortunes in the U.S....
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VW recalls 2015 Jettas for headlight glitch

12:31 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 30, 2014

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 25,007 Jetta models from the 2015 model year to fix a software glitch that can affect the operation of the low-beam headlights....
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VW recalls 1.1 million cars in N. America, China over suspension issue

Oct. 18, 2014 06:01 CET

Volkswagen said it is recalling more than 1.1 million cars in North America and China to correct a potential problem with rear suspension parts....
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