Volkswagen's promised fix for diesels doesn't apply to U.S. vehicles
Volkswagen's promised fix for diesels doesn't apply to U.S. vehicles

The source said the retrofit in the U.S. is likely to require separate solutions for three different versions of the WA 189 diesel engine sold over the seven years since it was introduced, and may also require hardware changes in addition to altering the software.

Volkswagen scandal gives 'Black Eye' to diesel tech
Volkswagen scandal gives 'Black Eye' to diesel tech

The ability to deliver real performance along with high mileage is one reason why diesel sales have continued to grow.

Volkswagen: We'll buy your diesel back if it's banned
Volkswagen: We'll buy your diesel back if it's banned

Volkswagen is trying to reassure German customers worried about the future of their diesel cars by telling them they can trade in their new diesel if it is banned from the road by cities trying to meet air pollution limits.

Volkswagen reveals plan to re-sell cars involved in diesel scandal
Volkswagen reveals plan to re-sell cars involved in diesel scandal

Volkswagen is rolling out its plan for re-selling most of the cars involved in the German automaker's diesel emissions cheating scandal.

German prosecutors investigating VW's Mueller over scandal
German prosecutors investigating VW's Mueller over scandal

German prosecutors are investigating whether VW executives delayed releasing information about manipulation of software to cheat on emissions tests.

UPDATE: Volkswagen to pay largest fine is U.S. history in diesel emission scandal
UPDATE: Volkswagen to pay largest fine is U.S. history in diesel emission scandal

Seven employees have also been charged with crimes in the U.S., but five are in Germany and are unlikely to be extradited.

VW to pay over $157m to settle emissions claims by 10 states
VW to pay over $157m to settle emissions claims by 10 states

Volkswagen has admitted to programming its diesel engines to activate pollution controls during government treadmill tests and turning them off for roadway driving.

Volkswagen exec stays in jail in US emissions cheating case; denied bail
Volkswagen exec stays in jail in US emissions cheating case; denied bail

Schmidt will remain locked up while his criminal case moves through court.

Police raid Audi's Germany offices, ratcheting up Volkswagen diesel investigation
Police raid Audi's Germany offices, ratcheting up Volkswagen diesel investigation

Volkswagen and Audi brand vehicles with diesel engines make up the bulk of the vehicles caught up in Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal.

Volkswagen CEO: US remains 'core market' for company
Volkswagen CEO: US remains 'core market' for company

The CEO of German automaker Volkswagen says the United States remains a "core market" for the company despite its diesel emissions scandal and has underlined that it hopes to expand there.

VW exec arrested in U.S. emissions scandal appears in court
VW exec arrested in U.S. emissions scandal appears in court

A not-guilty plea was entered Thursday on Oliver Schmidt's behalf.

Judge gives OK to deal for smaller set of cheating VWs
Judge gives OK to deal for smaller set of cheating VWs

Owners of 20,000 3-liter models dating back to 2009-2012 that cannot be fixed to meet pollution standards will be offered buybacks or trade-ins.

Vehicles involved in Volkswagen emission-fixing scandal being stored in Chattanooga
Vehicles involved in Volkswagen emission-fixing scandal being stored in Chattanooga

Chattanooga is one of several sites across the country, including the parking lot of the old Pontiac Silverdome outside Detroit, where the company is temporarily parking the vehicles until they can be fixed or recycled.

German prosecutors: Ex-VW chief facing fresh questions
German prosecutors: Ex-VW chief facing fresh questions

Prosecutors in Germany say they have sufficient evidence to indicate that former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn may have known of his company's emissions cheating software earlier than he claims.

VW admits emissions cheating and cover-up, will pay US $4.3B
VW admits emissions cheating and cover-up, will pay US $4.3B

Volkswagen is pleading guilty to three criminal charges and will pay $4.3 billion to the U.S. government for cheating on emissions tests and destroying evidence in an elaborate cover-up.    

Volkswagen working deal in scandal, $4.3B in fines
Volkswagen working deal in scandal, $4.3B in fines

The draft settlement would require the company to strengthen compliance efforts, including the appointment of an independent monitor.

AP source: 2nd VW employee arrested over emissions scheme
AP source: 2nd VW employee arrested over emissions scheme

Volkswagen has admitted that it programmed diesel vehicles to turn on during tests and off while on roads.

Red Bank PD getting rid of VW Passat's as patrol cars
Red Bank PD getting rid of VW Passat's as patrol cars

The Red Bank Police Department will get rid of its VW Passat patrol cars and purchase American-made SUV's instead.

Diesel scandal can't keep Volkswagen sales down
Diesel scandal can't keep Volkswagen sales down

The German automaker sold 7.9 percent more cars in November compared to a year ago.

New VW firm to focus on mobility services like ride sharing
New VW firm to focus on mobility services like ride sharing

Volkswagen is launching a new company dedicated to car sharing and other "mobility services" in which people may need a ride but don't necessarily want to own the car. 

Spokesman: VW cuts will have 'no effect' in Chattanooga
Spokesman: VW cuts will have 'no effect' in Chattanooga

A plant spokesman says Volkswagen's plan to cut 30,000 jobs will have "no effect" on the company's Chattanooga facility.

Volkswagen to shed 30,000 jobs, cutting costs after scandal
Volkswagen to shed 30,000 jobs, cutting costs after scandal

The German company said the job cuts are part of a long-term plan to improve profitability and shift resources and investment to electric-powered vehicles and digital services.

'Played the fool': Several car owners slam VW emissions deal
'Played the fool': Several car owners slam VW emissions deal

Several angry Volkswagen owners told a federal judge on Tuesday that a $10 billion settlement does not adequately compensate them for the automaker's emissions cheating scandal.

UPDATE: Volkswagen executive pleads guilty to violation of clean air act, fraud
UPDATE: Volkswagen executive pleads guilty to violation of clean air act, fraud

A Volkswagen executive has been named in a criminal investigation in Detroit federal court.

Over 40% of VW owners seek emissions cheating settlement
Over 40% of VW owners seek emissions cheating settlement

Terms call for the German carmaker to spend up to $10 billion buying back or repairing Volkswagen and Audi 2-liter vehicles and paying owners another $5,100 to $10,000 each.

How to get ready for your VW payout
How to get ready for your VW payout

Loyal owners of Volkswagen diesel cars understandably felt betrayed when they learned the German automaker had rigged the testing process to bypass U.S. emissions standards. But many are having a change of heart after learning how much VW will pay them to turn in their cars.

Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement
Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

Preliminary approval would allow attorneys to notify vehicle owners of the terms, which include a buyback option.

Volkswagen promises dealers restitution within a month
Volkswagen promises dealers restitution within a month

The program affects nearly 500,000 tainted diesel vehicles on the road and another 12,000 that dealers are unable to sell, according to the report.

California rejects Volkswagen recall for 3-liter diesel cars
California rejects Volkswagen recall for 3-liter diesel cars

An EPA spokesperson said that "VW has not presented an approvable proposed recall plan for the 3-liter diesel vehicles."

Volkswagen bets big on electric cars after diesel scandal
Volkswagen bets big on electric cars after diesel scandal

CEO Matthias Mueller said Thursday the company plans to introduce more than 30 electric-powered vehicles by 2025.

National Labor Relations Board declines VW's union challenge
National Labor Relations Board declines VW's union challenge

The National Labor Relations Board has declined to take up Volkswagen's challenge of a union vote at its lone U.S. assembly plant in Tennessee.      

VW sued by big investors, including CalPERS pension fund
VW sued by big investors, including CalPERS pension fund

Institutional investors are suing automaker Volkswagen in a German court, seeking 3.25 billion euros ($3.57 billion) in damages over the company's diesel emissions scandal. 

VW whistleblower sues automaker after being fired for data deletion disagreement
VW whistleblower sues automaker after being fired for data deletion disagreement

A Volkswagen whistleblower is now suing the German automaker, alleging he was fired after trying to stop the company from deleting evidence.

UPDATE: Volkswagen's top US executive out amid emissions scandal
UPDATE: Volkswagen's top US executive out amid emissions scandal

Volkswagen's top U.S. executive is stepping down amid the company's ongoing emissions cheating scandal. Volkswagen Group of America announced Wednesday that president and CEO Michael Horn is leaving "to pursue other opportunities effective immediately." 

VW recalls 680,000 vehicles with suspect air bag inflators
VW recalls 680,000 vehicles with suspect air bag inflators

Automaker Volkswagen says it is recalling 680,000 vehicles with suspect air bag inflators in the United States. Volkswagen says it has notified the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the upcoming action involving VW vehicles from model years 2006 to 2014.

California regulators reject Volkswagen recall plan
California regulators reject Volkswagen recall plan

The rejection only applied to 2.0-liter diesel engines registered in California - 75,688 vehicles from model years 2009 to 2015, according to state officials.

US sues VW over emissions-cheating software in diesel cars
US sues VW over emissions-cheating software in diesel cars

Federal authorities are suing Volkswagen over emissions-cheating software found in nearly 600,000 vehicles sold in the United States.

VW is latest to enlist Ken Feinberg, the go-to guy for crisis settlements
VW is latest to enlist Ken Feinberg, the go-to guy for crisis settlements

Feinberg's expertise giving away money is nearly unparalleled, much of it under tragic circumstances.

VW hires Kenneth Feinberg to handle emission-cheating claims
VW hires Kenneth Feinberg to handle emission-cheating claims

The German automaker says Feinberg will develop an independent, fair and quick process for resolving the claims.

VW staff began working on cheat in 2005 to crack US market
VW staff began working on cheat in 2005 to crack US market

VW Chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch said engineers in 2005 were unable to find a technical solution to U.S. nitrogen oxide emissions within their "timeframe and budget" and came up with the software that manipulated results.

VW: appears only small number of staff behind scandal
VW: appears only small number of staff behind scandal

Hans Dieter Poetsch said "our emissions testing will in future be verified by internal and external third parties and we are also introducing universal real life tests in on-road driving."

Volkswagen says CO2 emissions problem far smaller than suspected
Volkswagen says CO2 emissions problem far smaller than suspected

Volkswagen, which was already reeling from the fallout of cheating on U.S. emissions tests for nitrogen oxide in diesel vehicles, said in early November that an internal investigation had revealed "unexplained inconsistencies" in the carbon dioxide emissions from up to 800,000 vehicles.

VW employees vote YES to UAW representation
VW employees vote YES to UAW representation

Skilled trade workers at Volkswagen in Chattanooga voted YES to representation by United Auto Workers.

Volkswagen attorney wants 460 lawsuits against VW consolidated
Volkswagen attorney wants 460 lawsuits against VW consolidated

At the hearing, lawyers made their pitches for bringing the cases to California, Tennessee, Louisiana, Florida, Massachusetts, Arizona, New York and New Jersey, among other places.

VW sales down nearly 25 percent; Chattanooga-made Passat down 60 percent
VW sales down nearly 25 percent; Chattanooga-made Passat down 60 percent

Sales of the Chattanooga-made VW Passat were down 60 percent from a year ago. Its sales fell as the company's newly redesigned 2016 Passat entered showrooms earlier this month.

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