Volkswagen has announced record sales for last year which could determine whether it keeps its crown as the world’s largest carmaker.
Volkswagen “cheated” European emissions standards – which were designed “to save lives” – by installing unlawful “defeat devices” in its diesel vehicles, the High Court has heard.
The first major battle in mass litigation brought against Volkswagen over the “Dieselgate” emissions scandal is set to be heard by the High Court.
A German court has opened proceedings in a landmark case in which some 470,000 consumers aim to establish a right to compensation from carmaker Volkswagen for cars affected by the company’s diesel emissions scandal.
German prosecutors have charged Volkswagen chief executive Herbert Diess, chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch and former CEO Martin Winterkorn with market manipulation after the diesel emissions scandal that erupted in 2015.
What is it? Volkswagen’s Polo GTI sits at the top of the range of the manufacturer’s second-smallest hatchback range, bringing with it plenty of performance and a good degree of charm, too.
Long-term report: Out of the factory, into the fire. The Volkswagen Caddy immediately reports for duty
Viper green. Say it again, slowly and with a bit more finesse. It sounds like something you’d associate with a high performance track weapon, right? Wrong. In this instance, it relates to our newest addition to the fleet, the Volkswagen Caddy.
What is it? Take a passing glance at the Hyundai i30 N-Line and you might think you’re looking at the hardcore i30 N hot hatchback. Indeed, that was Hyundai’s intention – the N-Line, as is the case with most cars with ‘Line’ in their trim level, is meant to give some of the glamour of a full-fat hot hatch but without the associated running costs.
Volkswagen has revealed the latest revisions to its Passat range, which see the popular saloon gain a host of new safety equipment alongside an updated engine range.
Volkswagen has announced it will build a new, fully electric dune buggy, taking styling cues from the past and translating them onto a technologically-advanced concept vehicle.
What is it? Nissan’s keen to point out that it’s listened to the feedback its customers gave it on the latest Micra. Although the car’s only been out for two years, customers criticised the engines – calling them underpowered and bemoaning the lack of an automatic gearbox.