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Ford will go all-electric in Europe by 2030, turn German plant into EV production base
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Ford will go all-electric in Europe by 2030, turn German plant into EV production base

Ford will spend $1 billion to revamp its factory in Cologne, Germany and make it a base for production of battery powered cars using Volkswagen’s mechanical framework.

VW wins worker backing for restructuring with $1.1 billion battery plant
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VW wins worker backing for restructuring with $1.1 billion battery plant

Chief Executive Herbert Diess needs the support of Volkswagen's powerful unions to simplify the German company

Emission row: Volkswagen to object to certain recommendations of NGT panel, says vehicles from group BS-IV compliant
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Emission row: Volkswagen to object to certain recommendations of NGT panel, says vehicles from group BS-IV compliant

The company insisted that its vehicles were compliant with Indian emission norms and claimed that "the committee appointed by the NGT has accepted that Volkswagen Group India has not violated the permissible limits under BS-IV norms".

Volkswagen to build up to 50 million electric cars says CEO Herbert Diess
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Volkswagen to build up to 50 million electric cars says CEO Herbert Diess

Also, Volkswagen and Ford are looking at expanding cooperation, mainly in commercial vehicles.

Volkswagen to start car-sharing services in Germany using fully electric vehicles in 2019
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Volkswagen to start car-sharing services in Germany using fully electric vehicles in 2019

VW is seeking to move on from its diesel emissions scandal and focus on greener technologies.

Volkswagen's core brand to back out of the Paris Motor Show to cut down on excessive costs
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Volkswagen's core brand to back out of the Paris Motor Show to cut down on excessive costs

Volkswagen has scaled back brand presentations at traditional car shows, including Detroit and Frankfurt since the VW emissions scandal erupted in 2015.

Volkswagen to report excellent group results this year after record vehicle sales and spending cuts
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Volkswagen to report excellent group results this year after record vehicle sales and spending cuts

Wolfsburg-based VW more than two years ago admitted to cheating in diesel emissions tests in the United States.

Volkswagen official sentenced to seven years in prison and fined $400,000 for his role in the diesel emissions scandal
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Volkswagen official sentenced to seven years in prison and fined $400,000 for his role in the diesel emissions scandal

US prosecutors have charged eight current and former Volkswagen executives and Six of those remain at large.

Volkswagen leaders could approve plan for electric car assembly at East German plant: Report
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Volkswagen leaders could approve plan for electric car assembly at East German plant: Report

The world’s largest automaker, Volkswagen, plans to spend more than 20 billion euros ($23.5 billion) on electric mobility by 2030.

Chinese group withdraws its offer to buy stake in mapping company HERE
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Chinese group withdraws its offer to buy stake in mapping company HERE

HERE, the world’s biggest provider of digital maps for the automotive industry, conducts business in the United States and is 15 percent owned by Intel.

Greenpeace activists attempt to stop a consignment of
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Greenpeace activists attempt to stop a consignment of "toxic" Volkswagen diesel cars to UK

Greenpeace said its volunteers had used kayaks and boats to board the ship in the Thames Estuary.

BMW rubbishes media reports of ineffective emission treatment systems on its vehicles
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BMW rubbishes media reports of ineffective emission treatment systems on its vehicles

The company reiterated it was committed to carrying out voluntary, free-of-charge software updates of older diesel passenger cars with Euro 5 engines.

Volkswagen recalls 766,000 VW branded cars worldwide for braking control system update
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Volkswagen recalls 766,000 VW branded cars worldwide for braking control system update

Volkswagen is recalling 766,000 vehicles of its core passenger-car brand worldwide for a software update to their braking control systems, a spokesman said.

Volkswagen Tiguan expected to arrive in India next month, will arrive in two variants
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Volkswagen Tiguan expected to arrive in India next month, will arrive in two variants

Volkswagen could launch the new Tiguan next month as pre-orders for the new SUV have begun in New Delhi.

VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal
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VW's Dieselgate: Lawmakers to question German Chancellor Angela Merkel over role in scandal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces on Wednesday a grilling by lawmakers investigating if her government shielded Volkswagen from regulators despite knowing the auto giant was carrying out emissions cheating.

Volkswagen pleads guilty to emissions-cheating scandal, agrees to pay $4.3 bn fine
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Volkswagen pleads guilty to emissions-cheating scandal, agrees to pay $4.3 bn fine

The criminal charges are a major breakthrough for a Justice Department that been under pressure to hold individuals accountable for corporate misdeeds ever since the 2008 financial crisis.

Volkswagen is driving into an all personal, electric and autonomous future
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Volkswagen is driving into an all personal, electric and autonomous future

German automobile giant Volkswagen, gave us a glimpse last year of what it is planning for the future. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, it opened up and gave more clarity on what it has to offer for the future.

Next-gen Volkswagen Tiguan 'Allspace' 2017 goes official, to be showcased next year
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Next-gen Volkswagen Tiguan 'Allspace' 2017 goes official, to be showcased next year

German car maker Volkswagen has confirmed that it will be launching a seven-seat version of the Tiguan SUV wearing the Allspace badge next year.

Volkswagen and labor unions agree to axe 30,000 people by 2020
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Volkswagen and labor unions agree to axe 30,000 people by 2020

Volkswagen and its powerful labor unions agreed to cut 30,000 jobs at the core VW brand in exchange for avoiding forced redundancies in Germany until 2025, a compromise which leaves the carmaker's profitability still lagging rivals.

Audi cars with auto transmission have tech capable of distorting emissions, says Volkswagen
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Audi cars with auto transmission have tech capable of distorting emissions, says Volkswagen

Audi cars with automatic transmissions have technology capable of distorting emissions when they are tested, Volkswagen said, as its luxury flagship is battling allegations over a reported discovery of a new cheat software device.