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Who will win the race for the 2018 Gumtree Auto pre-owned awards?
Who will win the race for the 2018 Gumtree Auto pre-owned awards?
In a bid to provide consumers with information about the best value pre-owned cars on the market, Gumtree – the online classifieds platform...
VW's first big court date over 'dieselgate'
VW's first big court date over 'dieselgate'
The first major German court case against Volkswagen over the "dieselgate" scandal that has shaken up the car industry opened on Monday, as...
Six things to know about Volkswagen's latest court case
Six things to know about Volkswagen's latest court case
The first major court case against Volkswagen over its cheating of emissions tests on 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide begins Monday. Here are...
Is Africa becoming the world's dumping ground for dirty diesel vehicles?
Is Africa becoming the world's dumping ground for dirty diesel vehicles?
As emission regulations become stronger for new vehicles in industrialised countries, cars as old as 25 years no longer able to meet emission...
Audi names interim CEO after boss arrested over dieselgate
Audi names interim CEO after boss arrested over dieselgate
German carmaker Audi said on Tuesday it had named a new interim chief, a day after prosecutors arrested boss Rupert Stadler in connection with...
Global investors are launching a climate plan to pressure gas emitters
Global investors are launching a climate plan to pressure gas emitters
A group of more than 200 global investors, including banking giant HSBC and French insurer AXA, are following through on a promise to fight climate...
​VW fights to survive after emissions scandal, but it’s business as usual in SA
​VW fights to survive after emissions scandal, but it’s business as usual in SA
It’s dealt all but a fatal blow to the Volkswagen brand. VW’s so-called diesel dupe saw the world’s best-selling vehicle manu­facturer post...
Scandal drives Volkswagen to a 25% US sales drop
Scandal drives Volkswagen to a 25% US sales drop
Volkswagen’s emissions scandal has devastated US sales. On Tuesday, the company announced a 25% drop in November compared with last year. The...
VW emission stink gets up the US's nose
VW emission stink gets up the US's nose
Volkswagen’s admission this month that it was lying to customers about the benefits of diesel engines hit where it hurts: the showroom.
Timeline of events in VW pollution cheating scandal
Timeline of events in VW pollution cheating scandal
2007: Suspect software first installedAccording to the mass-circulation daily Bild, auto parts supplier Bosch made...
VW admits 11mn cars have pollution cheating device
VW admits 11mn cars have pollution cheating device
The reveleation has caused a dramatic escalation of the scandal that wiped a third off the Volkswagen's market value and now threatens to topple...
Rolls-Royce ratchets up record sales
Rolls-Royce ratchets up record sales
Rolls-Royce is the latest United Kingdom-based carmaker to benefit from the emerging markets' appetite for luxury marques -- it reported its...

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