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  1. Volkswagen Faces Recall of Nearly 130,000 Vehicles in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    The Environment Ministry ordered the recall of nearly 130,000 Volkswagen vehicles sold here following an almost two-month investigation over the German automaker's emissions-rigging scandal. The decision follows the discovery in mid-September that Volkswagen installed emissions-cheating software in diesel models that altered engine emissions under test conditions.


  2. South Korea fines Volkswagen $12 million for rigging emissions in 125,000 diesel carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged. Hong Dong Gon, a director at the Ministry of Environment, said in a live television broadcast that the ministry will continue investigating 30,000 other Volkswagen diesel cars for which it did not find evidence of emissions cheating.


  3. N.J. considered for VW class-action suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    Earlier this year, Kenneth and Lorryn Calicchio bought a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta from Toms River Volkswagen, thinking its diesel engine met federal air quality standards. But the couple learned that VW engineers had installed software that activated pollution controls only during emissions tests.


  4. South Korea: Volkswagen must recall 125,000 carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MarketWatch

    The South Korean government on Thursday ordered Volkswagen AG to recall more than 125,000 diesel-powered cars sold in the country after it found the German car maker installed emissions-cheating software in the vehicles. A two-month investigation into several models made by Volkswagen and its premium Audi unit showed the vehicles used illegal "defeat-device" software to bypass stringent diesel emissions tests, the Ministry of Environment said in a statement.


  5. California demands fixes for 16,000 more VW carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... ... more FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2015, file photo, clamps hold probes in the tailpipes of a 2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh, N.C. California air quality regulators on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, ...


  6. Volkswagen Details Fix for EA189 Diesel in Europe, But It'll Be More Complex for U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Car and Driver

    Volkswagen has detailed its first hardware fix for European-spec diesel engines. And the good news is that it'd one "without any adverse effects on the engine output, fuel consumption and performance," or so the company claims.


  7. Volkswagen Announces European Fixes For Diesel IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | BenzConnection

    ... changes because they have a Lean NOx Trap but not the SCR Urea system. These cars include the 2009-2014 Volkswagen Jetta TDI and Jetta SportWagen TDI, 2010-2013 Golf TDI, 2012-2014 Beetle TDI, and the 2009-2013 Audi A3 TDI. It is speculated that ...


  8. GoLocalProv | News | Guest MINDSETTERa„˘ Caroline Vexler: Volkswagen HeartbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Go Local

    If the American dream of a house in the suburbs and a car in the driveway are the physical symbols of the desire for marriage and stability, then an American's first car is like a first love. This car is romanticized through the rose-tinted lenses of nostalgia, and the memories of this car are intertwined with the budding emotions of adolescence.


  9. Hagens Berman and Quinn Emanuel File New Lawsuit Against VW for Tainted 3.0-Liter DieselsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Business Wire

    Hagens Berman and Quinn Emanuel have filed seven class actions arising from the emissions scandal, seeking swift remedies for consumers affected by Volkswagen's fraud and violation of the Clean Air Act and a host of state regulations. The new suit filed Nov. 24, 2015 in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California pertains to owners of newly affected vehicles, including Volkswagen Touareg , Porsche Cayenne , Audi A6 Quattro , Audi A7 Quattro , Audi A8 , Audi A8L and Audi Q5 .


  10. Alliston built 2016 Civic, AJAC's Best New Small Car of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | New Tecumseth Free Press

    The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada announced this morning the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan as its Best New Small Car, beating out Toyota Yaris Sedan, and Volkswagen Jetta 1.4TSI. The Civic is one of the nine "Best New" car and truck category winners that will now compete for the overall Canadian Car of the Year and Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year honours, to be announced at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto next February.


  11. AJAC announces Canadian Car of the Year category winners, proves most of our predictions wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2013 | CanadianDriver

    ... Greg Wilson, and Michael Bettencourt off to a good start. (Scion iM, Smart Fortwo, Toyota Yaris sedan, Volkswagen Jetta 1.4 TSI) In the family car group, the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagon was the winner, and made winners out of Jonathan Yarkony, Justin ...


  12. 2003 Volkswagen Jetta Wagon GLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Republican Journal

    Exuberant throttle response is immediately evident in the turbocharged 1.8T sedans and wagons with the Tiptronic transmission. Excellent transmission reactions and a lack of awkward gear changes add to the pleasure.


  13. Why some Volkswagen fans are shrugging off 'dieselgate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | MarketWatch

    In the weeks since the September revelation that Volkswagen cheated on emissions tests in the U.S., things have, by and large, only gotten worse for the German car-making giant. The company has since said its "cheat" software was installed in millions of cars world-wide, and it's under investigation in countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia.


  14. Truth in engineering? 85,000 VWs, Audis, and Porsches fitted with an illegal defeat deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Digital Trends

    Volkswagen has admitted that at least 85,000 U.S.-spec cars powered by a 3.0-liter TDI V6 engine are programmed with an illegal defeat device that disables certain emissions control functions during normal use. The defeat device is fitted to cars built between the 2009 and 2016 model years, according to the Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board .


  15. EPA says VW cheating software is on more vehiclesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | KNDO

    Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal widened Friday after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said the German automaker used software to cheat on pollution tests on more six-cylinder diesel vehicles than originally thought. Volkswagen told the EPA and the California Air Resources Board the software is on about 85,000 Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche vehicles with 3-liter engines going back to the 2009 model year.


  16. EPA: VW Emissions Cheating Scandal DeepensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 |

    U.S. regulators say that 3.0 liter engine diesel engines with defeat devices date back to 2009, not 2014. The Volkswagen scandal deepened Friday with a report by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that emissions control defeat devices were installed in 3-liter diesel models dating back to 2009 , not to 2014, as the German automaker had previously said.


  17. EPA Expands VW Diesel Probe to Include More 3-Liter ModelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Bloomberg

    Hoses connect emission testing equipment to a 2016 VW Golf TDI at the California Air Resources Board Haagen-Smit Laboratory in El Monte, California. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Friday that the investigation now includes every Volkswagen and Audi model with a larger 3.0-liter diesel engine from model years 2009 through 2016.


  18. VW has only a few costly options to fix polluting dieselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Albany Times Union

    In this Sept. 22, 2015, file photo, the logo of Volkswagen at a car is photographed during the Car Show in Frankfurt, Germany.


  19. VW cuts costs to deal with emissions scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | KSBW-TV

    Volkswagen is cutting back on its investment plans next year as it continues to grapple with the cost of its emissions scandal. The German automaker will cut investments by one billion euros , or about 8%, to 12 billion euros.


  20. VW to recall 1,906 cars in Russia over engine problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | INAUTONEWS

    ... engine problems, Russian state standards agency Rosstandart said on Thursday. The recall will affect Volkswagen Jetta, Beetle and Golf models built in the last two years because of concerns about the valvetrain component used in their engines, ...