Stories tagged: volkswagen
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
A federal judge overseeing hundreds of class-action lawsuits against Volkswagen says he wants a firm answer within a month about how the German automaker plans to bring nearly 600,000 diesel …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 8:17 a.m.
Automaker Volkswagen says it is recalling 680,000 vehicles with suspect air bag inflators in the United States.
Wed., Nov. 4, 2015, 3:52 p.m.
Investors and regulators put more pressure on Volkswagen on Wednesday after the company said it had understated the carbon dioxide emissions for 800,000 cars, widening its scandal over cheating on …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 23, 2015, 4:44 p.m.
The towns that became synonymous with Volkswagen’s rise to the pinnacle of the auto industry are feeling the pinch of the diesel-emissions scandal, freezing spending on capital projects.
Fri., Oct. 16, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
WASHINGTON – “Aren’t diesels dirty?” asks the grandmother in the passenger seat of the gleaming new VW Golf SportWagen. “Diesel in Latin means ‘dirty,’ ” chimes in another friend in …
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015, 7:42 p.m.
German prosecutors on Monday opened an investigation against former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn to establish what his role was in the emissions-rigging scandal that has shaken the world’s largest automaker.
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015
German prosecutors have opened an investigation against former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn.
Wed., Sept. 23, 2015, 9:27 a.m.
BERLIN — Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down Wednesday, days after admitting that the world’s top-selling carmaker had rigged diesel emissions to pass U.S. tests during his tenure.
Wed., April 22, 2015
DETROIT – Mexico has become the most attractive place in North America to build new automobile factories, a shift that has siphoned jobs from the U.S. and Canada, yet helped …
Thu., Nov. 5, 2009, 5:47 p.m.
Customs agents got a little surprise last month when they opened a shipping container headed for The Netherlands: A 1965 Volkswagen van, in immaculate condition, that was reported stolen in …
Tue., July 17, 2007
Volkswagen representatives say they’ve long recognized the affluent resort feel of Coeur d’Alene and the surrounding mountain terrain to be a nice fit for their targeted customers, which is why …