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Former VW boss Martin Winterkorn charged over dieselgate ...

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Former Volkswagen Group chief executive Martin Winterkorn has been charged alongside four other senior managers over his involvement in the company's diesel emissions scandal. The public prosecutor in Braunschweig, Germany, charged all four men – four of which were unnamed in an official statement ...

Volkswagen accused of emissions-related investor fraud ...

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Volkswagen and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn are being sued by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over the alleged defrauding of investors through the dieselgate emissions scandal. The SEC filed its complaint in the District Court for the Northern District of California ...

High Court hearing to set timescale for UK Volkswagen ...

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Nearly 1.2 million Volkswagen diesel vehicles are affected in the UK, it said, which constitutes as more than one-in-10 vehicles on UK roads. Johal, director of Your Lawyers, said of the upcoming court date: “It is time that victims of Volkswagen’s emissions scandal achieve justice and that their voices are heard.

Paul Willis 'sad' to leave post as Volkswagen Group UK ...

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Volkswagen Group UK managing director Paul Willis has said that his decision to leave his post with the German car manufacturer was unrelated to the pressures of the dieselgate emissions scandal. Willis, who headed up the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand between February 2000 and 2008 and worked as ...

Volkswagen UK boss admits to more than 16,000 complaints ...

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The so-called ‘emissions fix’ to reduce NOx emissions is being rolled out across Europe amid the ‘dieselgate’ scandal, but owners have been plagued with breakdowns and poor vehicle performance after the update has been carried out, according to the Volkswagen Diesel Customer Forum (DCF).

Volkswagen faces investors in court over £8.2bn dieselgate ...

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Volkswagen investors are seeking around £8.2 billion in damages from the manufacturer in court amid claims that it did not admit the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal sooner. A near-40% drop in share prices followed news of the scandal back in September 2015 and shareholders representing 1,670 ...

A third of VWs yet to be fixed two years on from dieselgate

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A third of the 1.2 million vehicles affected by the Volkswagen Group emissions scandal have yet to be fixed, more than two years on from the discovery of the scandal. The chair of the Environmental Audit Committee Mary Creagh has written to John Hayes, Minister of State at the Department for ...

Volkswagen executive jailed for seven years over ...

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Volkswagen compliance executive Oliver Schmidt has been sentenced to seven years in jail after pleading guilty to his part in the dieselgate emissions scandal in the US. Schmidt, Volkswagen’s compliance liaison with American regulators, had asked that his penalty be limited to 40 months after ...

Audi chairman arrested over dieselgate investigation ...

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Audi’s chairman and chief executive Rupert Stadler has been arrested following the continued investigation into Volkswagen Group’s diesel emissions scandal. A statement from the Munich prosecutor's office in Germany said: “As part of an investigation into diesel affairs and Audi engines, the ...

Government 'complacency' questioned as dealers face ...

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Members of the transport select committee have branded the Government “phenomenally complacent” over the response to the Volkswagen emissions scandal. As AM reported on recall delays and some dealers’ concerned about a sales embargo on some unregistered cars committee members grilled the ...

Volkswagen Group's European dieselgate 'fixes' approved ...

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Volkswagen Group has received the green light for all fixes proposed to TDI engines in the wake of the dieselgate emissions scandal. The German manufacturer confirmed in a statement published this morning that the German Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA) had given it the go-ahead to implement the changes to diesel models with type EA189 engines.

Emissions scandal sees VW profits fall nearly a fifth in ...

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Volkswagen's profits fell nearly a fifth in the first quarter of this year as it suffers from the impact of the emission scandal. Skoda and Seat results improved, however, with Audi largely on a par with the previous year. The company announced pre-tax profits slipped to €3.2 billion (£2.4bn ...

VW emissions scandal: brand RV damage 'negligible', used ...

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“The quality and appeal of the Volkswagen brand cars also had a significant part to play in putting the situation into the past.” However, he said, the emissions scandal raised the question as to whether diesel should be a ‘fuel for the future’. The damage to the environment and human health were the subject of reports and reviews.

Marriott Motor Group highlights dieselgate amid £2.1m ...

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Marriott Motor Group has blamed pressure in margins and the effects of the Volkswagen emissions scandal for a slump in profits. Despite turnover rising by 3.3% (to £160.5) in the year to December 31 the family-run group, which operates a network comprised of three Audi dealerships and five ...

‘Dieselgate’ delays worry Volkswagen dealers | Latest News

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UK dealers are facing delays in fixing the 1.2 million vehicles recalled as a result of the Volkswagen Group emissions scandal, which they fear could see their workshops overrun with years of warranty work that generates little extra profit for their effort. Six months ago, Volkswagen Group UK ...

UK car dealers fear the fallout of Volkswagen scandal ...

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Volkswagen, Audi, Škoda and Seat dealers are still seeking answers to questions surrounding the future viability of their businesses. They are tasked with helping to clean up the reputation of their carmaker partners as the emissions cheating scandal rumbles on. However, uncertainty remains over ...

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Volkswagen Group 2015 emissions scandal; ... Profits rise for Caffyns as it weathers the Volkswagen emissions scandal. Market Insight 16 May. Transport minister accused of 'frightening complacency' over VW emissions' legal proceedings. Car Manufacturer News 4 May.

Vauxhall: 'we haven't used defeat devices in our vehicles ...

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Vauxhall has said it has not used ‘defeat devices’ in its vehicles following the Volkswagen emissions scandal. A statement reads: “Our GM designed software has no features that detect that a vehicle is undergoing emission test cycles. Both at GM as well as at Vauxhall and Opel. “Allow us to ...

Emissions scandal could damage VW and Audi credibility ...

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Volkswagen and Audi dealers are being warned the brands could face a “major credibility crisis” in the UK following revelations the Volkswagen Group deliberately "fixed" emissions software fitted to some of its vehicles in the US, says Glass's. Residual values could also fall. The scandal means ...

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Volkswagen emissions scandal 2015. Car Manufacturer News 18 May. ... Volkswagen executive jailed for seven years over dieselgate involvement. Market Insight 17 May. Motorists planning to 'abandon' diesel. Car Manufacturer News 21 Feb. VW boss called a liar by MPs after giving emission scandal evidence.

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dieselgate. Manufacturer 24 Jun. ... Volkswagen accused of emissions-related investor fraud. Car Dealer News 17 Jan. New car diesel sales falling fast enough to cause potential shortages in future, says VRA. ... Volkswagen Group fined 1bn Euros for cheating diesel emissions tests.

VW scandal deters 67% of motorists from diesel, Close ...

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The Government’s announcement of banning the sale of new non-hybrid or EV vehicles by 2040, twinned with the Volkswagen emissions scandal, saw 2017 sales figures plummet to 38%. Close Brothers Motor Finance’s director of sales, Sean Kemple, said: “The ongoing decline in new diesel car registrations since the VW scandal in 2015 and ...

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The so-called ‘emissions fix’ to reduce NOx emissions is being rolled out across Europe amid the ‘dieselgate’ scandal, but owners have been plagued with breakdowns and poor vehicle performance after the update has been carried out, according to the Volkswagen Diesel Customer Forum (DCF).

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How Volkswagen can recover from the emissions scandal ...

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Volkswagen Group has eight strategies it can use to regain consumer trust, push sales volumes and develop sustainable growth. ... How Volkswagen can recover from the emissions scandal - Frost & Sullivan. 06/10/2015 in Car Manufacturer News. ... Following the company’s admission it circumvented Environmental Protection Agency testing in the US ...

Geneva Motor Show: Ghosn says VW emissions scandal is ...

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Renault-Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn, has warned the Volkswagen emissions scandal is hitting worldwide diesel vehicle sales. Talking to CAR magazine at the 2016 Geneva motor show, he predicted that more buyers would shun diesel powered cars because of concerns about higher emissions, fuel ...

VW boss called a liar by MPs after giving emission scandal ...

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Volkswagen Group UK boss Paul Willis was branded a liar yesterday after giving evidence to the Transport Select Committee. Paul Willis (pictured) was making his third appearance since the start of the emissions scandal in 2015. Willis denied VW misled UK customers - and said there was no legal basis ...

VW owner sues dealer over emissions scandal | Car ...

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The owner of a Volkswagen car has sued the VW dealership he bought it from as a result of the emissions’ scandal the car marker has been embroiled in since September. The German owner is demanded the dealer cancel the sales contract and take back his Tiguan diesel. The car is one of the models ...

VW reviews plans for the future in wake of emissions scandal

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Volkswagen’s senior board is meeting this week with the company’s works council to agree on its future investment and production capacity in the wake of the emissions scandal. Matthias Müller, VW chief executive and Bernd Osterloh, chairman of the group works council will be in talks over the ...

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VW emissions scandal. Latest News 2 May ‘Dieselgate’ delays worry Volkswagen dealers. Market Insight 30 Nov. Emissions Analytics launches car NOx rating scheme. Market Insight 25 Nov. Motorists not put off diesel by VW emissions scandal. Car Manufacturer News 25 Nov. Volkswagen has found fixes for majority of emissions scandal models. Car ...