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Dark Horse Renault-Nissan Is World's 2nd Largest Automaker, Beats Volkswagen

Added: 27.04.2017 12:55 | 5 views | 0 comments

In the 2017 race for the top spot of the auto industry, Toyota is back in the lead with the Renault-Nissan Alliance a close, and surprising second. Volkswagen shows signs of fatigue


Automakers want California to revise Volkswagen charging station plan

Added: 26.04.2017 18:43 | 1 views | 0 comments

Major automakers and other groups are raising objections to the way Volkswagen AG wants to spend $2 billion on electric vehicle infrastructure and projects, as part of the German automaker's atonement for diesel emissions cheating.


See Sedric drive: Volkswagen shows off first autonomous concept car

Added: 25.04.2017 21:58 | 2 views | 0 comments

Earlier this year at CES, and revealed their vision of an autonomous, connected, companion car, and now Volkswagen is entering the mix with Sedric. 
Sedric is Volkswagen's first crack at a fully autonomous car, and as such, it doesn't have pedals or a steering wheel. Instead, the concept car is summoned by pressing a button and "driven" by a voice-controlled AI agent. Passengers pile into its spacious interior through two sliding glass doors and can enjoy a movie on the car's OLED windscreen.


Auto Makers Gear Up to Build Electric Cars in China

Added: 21.04.2017 19:36 | 1 views | 0 comments

Despite concerns about market demand, Volkswagen, General Motors and Toyota have set out plans for electric-car production in China at the Auto Shanghai vehicle expo.

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Volkswagen to Be Overseen by Former Justice Department Official

Added: 21.04.2017 18:52 | 3 views | 0 comments

A federal prosecutor on Friday confirmed that the government plans to name former deputy U.S. attorney general Larry Thompson to serve as independent monitor of Volkswagen AG under a plea agreement over its diesel emissions scandal.


Judge Slaps VW With $2.8 Billion Criminal Fine in Emissions Fraud

Added: 21.04.2017 18:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

Volkswagen was ordered to pay a $2.8 billion criminal fine for rigging diesel-powered vehicles to cheat on government emissions tests, formalizing a punishment the German auto giant agreed to earlier this year in an unprecedented plea deal with U.S. prosecutors.

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Volkswagen Slapped With Largest Fine in U.S. History

Added: 21.04.2017 17:33 | 2 views | 0 comments

The federal judge's ruling now brings to around $30B the costs VW will incur after being caught rigging diesel engines to pass U.S. emissions tests.


VW sentenced to pay $4.3 billion in U.S. fines and penalties, cooperate with investigators

Added: 21.04.2017 16:59 | 2 views | 0 comments

A federal judge sentenced Volkswagen AG to pay a total of $4.3 billion in fines and penalties and called on the automaker to continue to fully cooperate with federal and state investigators.


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