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Will India and China Wound the Car Industry?

Not every car sold in India is made by one of the huge manufacturers in Europe, Japan or the United States. The sales these manufacturers have in China are greater. ...
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Car Sales Numbers Indicate No Winners in the Auto Industry

With car sales for every major passenger car company now reported, investors are wondering who won, who lost and whether Winter Storm Jonas was responsible for dampening sales numbers with ...
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What Will Volkswagen Pay to Buy Back Customers’ Cars?

Volkswagen may buy back diesel-powered cars that have emissions problems and were sold in the United States. The New York Times reports this could be as many as 525,000 vehicles. ...
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VW Plan to Fix US Diesel Vehicles Rejected

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) on Tuesday rejected a proposal by Volkswagen Group to fix the defeat device on the company's 2.0-liter turbo-diesel vehicles. CARB said in its ruling ...
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Global Volkswagen Sales Fall 2% in 2015

For the first time since 2002, sales of Volkswagen vehicles declined year over year in 2015. Global sales dropped 2% from a total of 10.137 million vehicles sold in 2014 ...
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Volkswagen to Buy Back Approximately 115,000 Cars in US — Sueddeutsche Zeitung

The financial viability of Volkswagen can be questioned once again, based on rumors of a huge buy back of cars sold in the United States. According to German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung, ...
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Cars With the Worst Gas Mileage

Falling gasoline prices have, at least temporarily, slowed the improvement in the average fuel efficiency of cars Americans choose to buy. Since reaching a peak of 25.8 miles per gallon ...
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Volkswagen Cheating Scandal Could Cost $60 Billion in the US Alone

The U.S. Department of Justice on Monday filed a civil suit in federal district court seeking more than $60 billion in damages from Volkswagen for the vehicles it sold in ...
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As Volkswagen Falters, Audi Cuts Spending

Audi, one of the luxury divisions of Volkswagen, along with Porsche, will cut spending, most likely as a means to help VW keep its cash war chest in light of ...
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Volkswagen to Begin European Recall in January

The first part of Volkswagen's nightmare may be behind it, but the second part is just about to begin. How does the company fix the 11 million vehicles it sold ...
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Air Pollution Shuts Down Beijing, Threatens Industry

Beijing has issued another warning that severe air pollution has hit a level at which industrial production may be cut and that will cause people to remain in their homes. ...
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Volkswagen Hires Feinberg to Resolve Diesel Emissions Cheating Claims

Volkswagen Group of America has hired Kenneth Feinberg to create and administer a compensation program for U.S. owners of more than 500,000 VW diesel-powered cars that had been sold with ...
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Ford and GM Sales Surge in Europe

Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) and General Motors Co.'s (NYSE: GM) sales in Europe during November will outpace impressive overall increases in the market. Volkswagen, on the other hand, was ...
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VW Emissions Scandal Hurts November Sales

Worldwide sales of Volkswagen vehicles fell 2.2% in November to 833,700 units. U.S. sales fell 15.3% in the month, and global sales of VW passenger cars fell 2.4%. The company ...
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Volkswagen Plant Hit by UAW Vote

Workers at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga have taken steps that almost assure they will become part of the United Auto Workers (UAW). The move could not come at a ...
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