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VW emissions scandal: three US states plan to sue Volkswagen

by Jimi Beckwith, Autocar UK Jul 19, 2016

Volkswagen has agreed to an £11 billion settlement to compensate US customers, but some states are still pursuing legal action.




VW picks 55 strategic supplier-partners for ‘FAST’ initiative

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk May 24, 2016

Automaker’s Future Automotive Supply Tracks’ initiative aims to jointly drive technological innovations for customers worldwide.


Eight car makers and two OEMs join forces to reduce raw material usage

Industry by Sam Sheehan, Autocar UK Dec 01, 2017

BMW,Daimler, Ford, Honda, Jaguar Land Rover, Toyota Motor Europe, Volkswagen Group and Volvo Cars have linked with Volvo Group and Scania in an initiative called...

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Volkswagen installs hi-tech sled system at new Centre of Competence for Safety

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 19, 2018

New crash sled facility in Wolfsburg can simulate lateral and rotational vehicle body movements both horizontally and vertically; the new tech is claimed to set...


Volkswagen considers Ducati sale amid dieselgate money saving measures

Two-Wheelers by Jimi Beckwith, Autocar UK Apr 27, 2017

Following various cost-cutting measures in motorsport, Ducati could be the first VW Group brand to be sold off to pay off dieselgate costs.

Passenger Vehicles

Entries open for global science award in high-efficiency energy storage devices

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Apr 20, 2016

The application phase for the fifth Volkswagen and BASF ‘Science Award Electrochemistry’, now in its fifth year, has begun.