The Exhaustive List of Cars Set for 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Reveal

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The list of cars scheduled for 2015 Los Angeles auto show reveal is definitely a huge one. No one would have expected the automobile industry to come up with so many launches and concept cars in a show that takes place at the end of the year. The event is set to take place next […]

Volkswagen Emission Scandal Widens as Porsche and Audi Brands Slapped with Violation Notices

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The Environmental Protection Agency slapped Volkswagen’s Audi and Porsche brands also with emission violation notices deepening the VW Emission scandal. The EPA included more expensive and bigger cars including the SUVs and luxury cars from Audi and Porsche. Previously, in September, the EPA had slammed charges of fitting ‘cheat devices’ into 482,000 small cars powered […]

Volkswagen Discloses New ‘Control Device’ in 2016 Models Capable of Cheating Emission Tests

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Volkswagen has disclosed to the US regulators the presence of a new ‘control device’ in its 2016 models that could effectively cheat emission tests and is capable of making the vehicles’ exhausts operate ‘cleaner’ during the emission testing process. The company confirmed that this ‘control device’ that is fitted into the 2016 models works differently […]

Volkswagen Set to Recall 8.5 Million Diesel Cars, Massive Move Ever

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The recall that Volkswagen is about to embark upon is probably one of the biggest ever in automobile history. They are expected to bring back over 8.5 million diesel vehicles from the U.S., Europe, among other regions, after they failed to pass the emission tests. It all started as an allegation from the Environmental Protection […]

Volkswagen Might Dole Out Money to Car Owners Affected by the Emission Scandal

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In a bid to compensate for some of the potential losses that could be incurred due to a drop in the resale/market value of Volkswagen vehicles driven by the massive emission scandal, the company might dole out money to the affected car owners. This was testified by Michael Horn, Volkswagen US CEO, before a congressional […]

Volkswagen and Audi Face a New Lawsuit Filed by Texas

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Volkswagen and its subsidiary company Audi are facing enough trouble already which will be further aggravated by a new lawsuit. Texas has filed multiple suits against these two companies for selling diesel cars to their customers that didn’t meet the promised emission standards. At first, it started as an allegation made by the Environmental Protection […]

Volkswagen Retreats from U.S. Market, No Diesel Cars for 2016

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From recent news, it is evident that Volkswagen has accepted defeat and decided to rein in further losses by opting out of the U.S. market. They are probably not going to stop selling their popular gasoline models, but the 2016 variants of their diesel vehicles will not make their way to the U.S. soil. It […]

2016 Volkswagen Tiguan versus 2016 Kia Sportage – Which Middle Class SUV is Your Choice?

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The 2016 Kia Sportage and the 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan were both announced during the Frankfurt Motor Show. And while BMW, Mercedes and Audi attracted most of the attention during the Frankfurt Motor Show, it is the middle class vehicles and SUVs like the Tiguan and the Sportage that will get more sales. The reason is […]

Emission Scandal Update: Audi and Volkswagen Surrender ‘Green Car of the Year’ Trophies

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The latest information to be added to the Volkswagen Emission Scandal update is that both Audi and VW have been asked to surrender ‘Green Car of the Year’ trophies that they had won for 2010 Audi A3 TDI and 2009 Jetta TDI. The awards have been taken back by Green Car Journal. Volkswagen and Audi […]

2016 Volkswagen Passat Features New Sporty Design, Drive Assistance and Other Features

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The brand Volkswagen exists today because of some of their most popular models that continue to sell so well, even though they were launched a long time ago. Among the top sellers, the Golf, Jetta and Passat are important models that keep the company above their competitors every year. Despite stiff competition from BMW, Audi and […]

Volkswagen Emission Scandal Gets Uglier: Audi Admits to Fitting ‘Cheat Switch’ in 2.1 Million Vehicles Globally

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The Volkswagen emission scandal just got uglier as Audi admitted to fitting the ‘cheat switch’ in 2.1 million vehicles globally. This means that about a million European Audi drivers are affected by this scam. Subsequent to an inspection conducted by the US Environment Protection Agency, wherein 11 million cars were found to have the ‘cheat […]

Toyota Gets Upper Hand after Volkswagen’s Mistakes and the Fall of Diesel Cars

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Volkswagen is in a critical situation at the moment after the Environmental Protection Agency accused the company of bypassing emission requirements by using a software program in their diesel cars. Ever since the allegation became public, the company has been facing a serious downfall in their share prices and they had broken the trust they […]

Volkswagen Emission Scandal: More Heads to Roll, Key Personnel in Audi and Porsche to Quit Too

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The Volkswagen emission scandal is expected to take more victims as more heads are expected to roll, including key personnel in Audi and Porsche. The company’s supervisory board is set to meet soon and take critical decisions in a bid to ride over the present crisis smoothly. The Transportation and Environment organization, a European group, […]

All New 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan Revealed in the Frankfurt Motor Show: Built on VW MQB Platform

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The all-new 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan was showcased at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new SUV has been built on the company’s MQB platform, an architecture that is being adopted for all new models rolled out from the VW Group. The Tiguan 2016 model comes with eight engine options and completely redesigned interior and exterior. The […]