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German prosecutors charge ex-VW boss with fraud
German prosecutors charge ex-VW boss with fraud
Former Volkswagen chief Martin Winterkorn on Monday became the target of German charges over the group's "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal,...
Emissions squeeze sparks electric surge for Volkswagen
Emissions squeeze sparks electric surge for Volkswagen
Mammoth German carmaker Volkswagen massively expanded Tuesday its plans for electric car sales in the coming decade, as its scramble to meet tougher...
More belt-tightening at VW to fund electric new start
More belt-tightening at VW to fund electric new start
German car giant Volkswagen said Thursday it is looking for €3-billion ($3.8-billion) in new savings to help fund its pivot towards electric...
Audi to pay 800m euro fine in Germany over diesel cheating
Audi to pay 800m euro fine in Germany over diesel cheating
Volkswagen said on Tuesday its subsidiary Audi had agreed to pay a 800-million euro ($927-million) fine issued by German prosecutors to close a...
Volkswagen drops Audi chief accused of diesel fraud
Volkswagen drops Audi chief accused of diesel fraud
German car giant Volkswagen said on Tuesday it was removing Rupert Stadler, the chief executive of subsidiary Audi who has been jailed in an...
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...

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