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Volkswagen Expected to Have 13% Drop in May Sales

Among the expectations about U.S. cars sales in May is that overall the industry will suffer a drop off of 6.2% to 1,530,000, compared to the same month last year. Also, ...
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The 5 Models Volkswagen Needs to Save Itself

Volkswagen has lost the high-mileage car consumer market for years to come, and that could stretch on for decades. The scandal over its diesel engine mileage claims have assured that. The ...
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Volkswagen Tops List of Worst Company Reputations

Volkswagen's reputation has headed in the same direction BP's did after the Deepwater Horizon disaster. The VW diesel engine cover-up has triggered recalls of what likely will be millions of ...
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Companies With the Best (and Worst) Reputations

Automaker Volkswagen now has the worst reputation of any major company in the United States. E-retailer Amazon.com has the best reputation, and Apple moved into second place, beating rival Samsung, ...
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10 Cars Mostly Bought By Women

There cars which have buying patterns which shows 90% of them are bought by men. There is a similar list for women, although the percentage is not has high. Women tend ...
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The 10 Most Hated Brands

Brand Keys has released a list of "America's 10 Least Engaging Brands." These brands disappoint their customers and, based on the definition of a brand's status, they are the most widely hated. ...
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Sharp Drop in China Car Sales Growth

Between 2010 and 2015, sales of new cars in China grew at a compound annual growth rate of 12.3%. Over the next five years, the growth rate is forecast to ...
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Volkswagen Posts Huge Annual Loss on Small Increase in Revenue

The board of Volkswagen was able to say that revenue increased modestly while the company posted a huge loss due to the diesel emissions scandal. It would not seem the problems ...
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Volkswagen Adds Big to Reserves for Emissions Scandal

On Thursday Volkswagen presented a plan to resolve complaints related to VW's emissions cheating scandal to a U.S. federal district court judge in San Francisco. Details of the plan were ...
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General Motors and Toyota Will Continue to Feast on Volkswagen Woes

Volkswagen has had a tough six months. After the revelation that nearly 800,000 of its diesel vehicles, including all of its major models, had been fitted with software designed to ...
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Will VW’s Plan Pass Muster in US Court?

Volkswagen is scheduled to present its plan in a courtroom Thursday to settle complaints related to the company's deliberate attempts to circumvent U.S. auto emissions rules. The deal the company ...
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Dealers Sue Volkswagen Over Diesel Emissions Cheating

Volkswagen had hoped that its meeting with U.S. dealers last week would allow the company to sidestep reparations payments to dealers who lost sales following the diesel-emissions scandal that has ...
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VW Promises to Stay in America

At a meeting with its U.S. dealers in Las Vegas on Saturday, Volkswagen laid out plans to rebuild sales for the damaged brand following revelations last year that the company ...
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More Reasons for Volkswagen to Flee US Market

Fines, lawsuits and other potential multi-billion-dollar risks continue to pile up for Volkswagen's American operation. Apparently, the German car company gave some thought to abandoning much of the U.S. market. ...
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FTC Slaps Volkswagen With Deceptive Advertising Suit

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Tuesday filed a complaint in San Francisco federal court alleging that Volkswagen Group of America, the U.S. arm of Volkswagen, deceived consumers in ...
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