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VW puts off China investment amid costly emissions scandal
VW puts off China investment amid costly emissions scandal

German automaker Volkswagen, tainted by an emissions scandal expected to cost it billions, said it had postponed a planned investment in China.

VW puts off China investment amid costly emissions scandal
EU gives Volkswagen 10 days to clarify CO2 irregularities
EU gives Volkswagen 10 days to clarify CO2 irregularities

EU regulators have given Volkswagen 10 days to clarify its own admission that nearly a million of the company's cars emit more CO2 pollution than originally claimed.

EU gives Volkswagen 10 days to clarify CO2 irregularities
Fitch slashes VW ratings over poor management of pollution fraud
Fitch slashes VW ratings over poor management of pollution fraud

Fitch ratings agency on Monday cut Volkswagen's credit rating by two notches, saying that a widening pollution cheating scandal has exposed weak corporate governance at the German auto giant.

Fitch slashes VW ratings over poor management of pollution fraud
VW sales in United States hit by emissions scandal
VW sales in United States hit by emissions scandal

Volkswagen sales in the US market appeared to take a hit last month from the company's huge emissions scandal.

VW sales in United States hit by emissions scandal
Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case
Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case

Volkswagen will negotiate a settlement with Brazilian justice officials for allegedly allowing the torture and detention of employees opposed to Brazil's former military dictatorship.

Volkswagen to negotiate settlement in Brazil rights case
VW skids into red in wake of pollution scandal
VW skids into red in wake of pollution scandal

German auto giant Volkswagen said that the global pollution-cheating scam it is currently embroiled in pushed it deeply into the red in the third quarter and would hurt earnings for the whole of 2015.

VW skids into red in wake of pollution scandal
VW says second type of engine not fitted with cheating device
VW says second type of engine not fitted with cheating device

German auto giant Volkswagen steered clear of a fresh blow in its emissions-rigging scandal, saying that another type of diesel engine which had raised concerns was not fitted with software designed to dupe testers.

VW says second type of engine not fitted with cheating device
VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices
VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices

Volkswagen said it will recall a total of 8.5 million diesel vehicles Europe-wide as police raided the carmaker's office in Italy and those of its sports car unit Lamborghini over a global pollution-cheating scandal.

VW to recall 8.5 mn vehicles in Europe as Italian police raid offices
91,000 vehicles in Australia affected by VW cheating
91,000 vehicles in Australia affected by VW cheating

Volkswagen said that more than 91,000 of its vehicles in Australia are fitted with emissions-cheating technology, more than two weeks after the global scandal broke.

91,000 vehicles in Australia affected by VW cheating
Merkel plays down impact of VW scandal on German image
Merkel plays down impact of VW scandal on German image

Chancellor Angela Merkel said the emissions scandal that has hit car giant Volkswagen was "dramatic" but would not inflict lasting damage on Germany's reputation.

Merkel plays down impact of VW scandal on German image
VW revs up recall plan, hunts for culprits in pollution scam
VW revs up recall plan, hunts for culprits in pollution scam

German auto giant Volkswagen shifted up a gear in its plans to recall millions of cars fitted with pollution-cheating software as it boosted efforts to find the masterminds behind the scam.

VW revs up recall plan, hunts for culprits in pollution scam
VW says 1.8 mn commercial vehicles fitted with emission-cheating software
VW says 1.8 mn commercial vehicles fitted with emission-cheating software

German auto giant Volkswagen said that 1.8 million of its commercial vehicles worldwide are fitted with the sophisticated software enabling them to cheat emission tests.

VW says 1.8 mn commercial vehicles fitted with emission-cheating software
Tesla boss Musk calls for 'random emission' testing
Tesla boss Musk calls for 'random emission' testing

Tesla chief executive Elon Musk called for fossil fuel-powered cars "to be tested at random," as German giant Volkswagen's worldwide pollution cheating scandal continues.

Tesla boss Musk calls for 'random emission' testing
Porsche chief Mueller to take the wheel at VW: report
Porsche chief Mueller to take the wheel at VW: report

The head of German luxury sports car maker Porsche, Matthias Mueller, has been picked to succeed Martin Winterkorn as the chief executive of scandal-battered auto giant Volkswagen.

Porsche chief Mueller to take the wheel at VW: report
US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen
US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen

Wall Street stocks tumbled, joining European equities in falling on worries about global growth and the burgeoning Volkswagen emissions scandal.

US stocks tumble on global growth fears, Volkswagen
French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal
French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal

France's finance minister called for a "Europe-wide" probe after revelations that hundreds of thousands of Volkswagen diesel cars had software that secretly thwarts US pollution tests.

French minister urges 'Europe-wide' probe after VW scandal
Fifty years of Mustang cool: is China along for the ride?
Fifty years of Mustang cool: is China along for the ride?

From Steve McQueen to "The Fast and the Furious", the Mustang has long cruised through American pop culture, but Ford is hoping its snarling sports car will find a new generation of fans as it turns 50: in China.

Fifty years of Mustang cool: is China along for the ride?
China auto show opens amid environmental, growth concerns
China auto show opens amid environmental, growth concerns

Leading automakers gathered in Beijing Sunday for China's biggest car show, expressing confidence in the world's largest car market even though lacklustre economic growth and environmental restrictions have generated uncertainty.

China auto show opens amid environmental, growth concerns
Luxury carmakers veer into booming SUV space
Luxury carmakers veer into booming SUV space

Massive or small, affordable or off-the scale pricey: urban sports utility vehicles abound at the Geneva Motor Show, with luxury carmakers speeding into the lucrative market.

Luxury carmakers veer into booming SUV space
Tokyo Motor Show focuses on eco-friendly cars
Tokyo Motor Show focuses on eco-friendly cars

Eco-friendly cars were in the spotlight as the Tokyo Motor Show opened Wednesday, with Toyota unveiling a new model and Nissan touting its aerodynamic BladeGlider for energy-conscious drivers.

Tokyo Motor Show focuses on eco-friendly cars