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Report: Audi is in hot water for emission cheating software again…

As if Volkswagen AG and Audi weren’t already deep in Dieselgate issues… What’s going on? Volkswagen AG’s and Audi’s issues with its diesel passenger cars as of recent put the company under major scrutiny following the discovery of emissions-cheating software. This ultimately led to the “Dieselgate” scandal that’s been plaguing your automotive headlines (and major) […]

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Report: California lawmakers are leading the way with new climate change mandates

California legislature is once again setting the new laws to help combat climate change. They are, after all, the leading entity that led the first efforts of enforcing America’s Clean Air Act on automobile emissions. However, these new greenhouse emissions mandates aren’t just focusing on the reduction of car emissions. Now, the new bill is […]

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Feds launch investigation with Daimler AG over emissions concerns

Today should be called “Fuel Economy and Emissions Friday” because it seems the hammers just keep coming down. Mercedes-Benz’s parent, Daimler AG, has issued a statement saying that they just began working with the U.S. Department of Justice over some concerns with the certification and admissions process for exhaust federalization in the United States. Daimler […]

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Dieselgate: Volkswagen’s emissions-cheating software was supposedly developed in the late 90s by Audi

The ongoing investigation involving Volkswagen and their Dieselgate scandal continues to unfold some surprising information. According to some documents discovered by German news outlet, Handelsblatt, Reuters says new allegations are being made against Audi, who supposedly developed the software as far back as 1999. Despite the software’s existence, it wasn’t used until six years later however, by […]

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Report: The United States Justice Department just filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen

The Dieselgate Saga of 2015 continues into the new year with Volkswagen as Reuters recently reported US Justice Department just filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen for violating the Clean Air Act. This more or less comes as a hefty rub of salt in the wound for VW as they continue to control the damage already set […]

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Volkswagen prepares a new concept for the Consumer Electronics Show

The Consumer Electronics Show in 2016 is to expect an automotive exhibition from Volkswagen introducing a new concept at next year’s show. The announcement was made via the Consumer Technology Association who officially stated the People’s Car maker will host a “keynote address.” However, absolutely no specifics were shared as to what the concept could be. So […]

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Move over Volkswagen: German environmental group claims Renault is also breaking emissions laws

There’s no end to dieselgate, it seems. First it was a few affected Volkswagen and Audi powertrains. Next we learned VW also underreported carbon dioxide emissions and overreported fuel economy for some gas-powered models. Then Porsche diesels were thrown into the mix. The bad press just keeps coming for Volkswagen Auto Group, but if the latest from Reuters […]

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Report: Volkswagen’s under the spotlight again, but for tax evasion

If you thought Volkswagen AG had enough to deal with already, particularly with Dieselgate, you’d be wrong as it’s the least of their worries now, according to AutomotiveNews Europe. The huge German automaker is now being scrutinized and investigated for possible tax evasion. But to no surprise, the tax evasion is in relation to Dieselgate where the […]

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Report: Volkswagen posts a 3.48 billion euro loss for the third quarter from Dieselgate

Things are still not boding well for Volkswagen as the corporation just reported a massive 3.48 billion euro quarterly loss as a result of their Dieselgate scandal. That’s no small chunk of change. According to a recent statement, Volkswagen’s earnings have been affected by 6.7 billion euros, while sales were reported to be down by […]

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Dieselgate Report: Volkswagen of America admits to possible 2016 TDI cars having suspect software

Part of the many findings with Volkswagen’s massive Dieselgate scandal is the discovery of malicious software used to particularly sense and deceive emissions testing equipment so that the cars could pass. As the rabbit hole (no pun intended) goes deeper and deeper, more is being found and just to be safe, Volkswagen of America informed […]

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