Chevy will equip next Equinox with diesel engine in global pushThu, 22, Sep 2016
The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox will be shorter and lighter than the model it replaces and will be the first compact crossover offered in the U.S. with a diesel engine, General Motors said late Thursday.
VW emissions inquiry has found no evidence against Audi CEO, report saysFri, 23, Sep 2016
Investigators looking into Volkswagen's diesel-emissions scandal have found no suspicious facts against Rupert Stadler, the head of Audi, Reuters reported.
VW investors seek $9 billion in damages over emissions scandalWed, 21, Sep 2016
Volkswagen Group is facing claims for 8.2 billion euros ($9.14 billion) in damages in the legal district where the automaker is based. The company is being sued by investors who are angry at the drop in VW's stock price following the disclosure that the carmaker rigged U.S. diesel tests.
YEAR TWO: Despite settlements and new product, VW's diesel mess drags onSun, 18, Sep 2016
Volkswagen's U.S. boss sees hope in Americans' tendency to forgive and in the arrival next year of two critical crossover models that are designed to appeal to American tastes. But this long-awaited run of fresh product will coincide with a messy new phase in the diesel scandal.
VW has fixed less than 10% of rigged diesel cars in EuropeMon, 19, Sep 2016
Volkswagen Group is making slow progress on fixing cars equipped with illicit engine software in Europe, having repaired less than 10 percent of the 8.5 million affected models, the company said on Monday.
Agreed: This company has to bloody learnSun, 18, Sep 2016
When Matthias Mueller became CEO of a tainted Volkswagen AG, he spoke of plans to gradually introduce a new culture of openness to the company. But he added that he didn't "believe in revolutions, and Volkswagen doesn't need one anyway." Wrong.
A year of turmoil and turnoverSun, 18, Sep 2016
Volkswagen's emissions scandal forced the departure of several key executives, pushed others into new roles and brought new leadership for North America.
Something we haven't seen beforeMon, 19, Sep 2016
Automotive executives facing indictments and jail? Remarkable. It is the first time I can recall executives in America who could conceivably go to jail for actions they took while performing their jobs.
VW diesel-cheat probe widens in U.S. to include Bosch, report saysFri, 16, Sep 2016
U.S. prosecutors are investigating whether German supplier Robert Bosch, which provided software to Volkswagen, conspired with the automaker to engineer diesel cars that would cheat U.S. emissions testing, two people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
VW being sued by BlackRock as more investors, governments take legal actionFri, 16, Sep 2016
BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, is joining a growing list of investors and governments lining up to sue Volkswagen AG almost a year after the German carmaker admitted to duping emissions tests for as many as 11 million diesel cars.
Imaginary VW deadline prompts flood of investor lawsuits in GermanyWed, 14, Sep 2016
Volkswagen Group investors are rushing to file more lawsuits in Germany to meet a deadline that lawyers say may be imaginary. Shareholders who want to sue are concerned that Sept. 19, the first business day after the one-year anniversary of VW's admission of cheating, may be the deadline to file.
Did emissions cheating fuel VW power struggle?Mon, 05, Sep 2016
German newspaper Bild reported that Piech tried unsuccessfully to query ex-CEO Martin Winterkorn about the emissions issue a month before the two had a public falling out.