Browsing the "Volkswagen" Tag

The Volkswagen Scandal: The Plot Thickens

September 27th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

As the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal moves into its second year, the US Justice department is considering how large a criminal fine it can levy against the company without putting it out of business.

Auto Makers Abandoning The Auto Show Circuit

September 16th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

Rolls Royce, Ford, Volvo and others will not be presenting their cars at the Paris auto show this year. As cars become more like computers, manufacturers are seeking new ways to connect with customers.

Volkswagen Will Debut New Electric Car In Paris

August 26th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

Autocar says Volkswagen will unveil a nearly production ready new electric car at the Paris auto show in September. It will have 225 miles of range, recharge in 15 minutes, and sell for less than a conventional car with an internal combustion engine. Does that sound too good to be true?

States Sue Volkswagen: Now It’s Personal

July 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

New York, Massachusetts, and Maryland have filed suit in state courts seeking damages for illegal Volkswagen diesel emissions. The suits name names and tell who knew about the software cheating and when.

CARB Rejects Volkswagen Plan To Fix V-6 Diesels

July 14th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley

CARB has rejected a plan by Volkswagen to fix non-conforming V-6 diesel engines in cars sold in California. The company is still a long way from resolving its diesel emissions cheating scandal.

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