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Is Volkswagen Even Trying To Make Up For Dieselgate?

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has rejected Volkswagen’s initial plan to remedy the chaos caused by the “defeat device” scandal that has rocked the automobile industry and environmental regulators all over the world. The EPA has given CARB the lead on finding a solution to the scandal VW admitted to in September, but what they have seen so far…
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Why Is Volkswagen Giving Whistleblowers Amnesty?

As Volkswagen comes under scrutiny, its CEO Martin Winterkorn reluctantly announced his resignation from the company. Though he continued to deny any knowledge of the defeat device software that eventually caused dieselgate—and his downfall—the CEO accepted responsibility for the “irregularities” and stepped down, making way for Porsche boss Matthias Mueller to take his place. However, this is only the beginning…
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Has Volkswagen Come Up With A Dieselgate Solution?

European news outlets are reporting that VW has come up with a solution for the vehicles affected by the dieselgate scandal. The fix is supposed to take less than an hour to install, but will it work for American TDI diesels? Has Volkswagen Come Up With A Dieselgate Solution? The fix varies for different engines, but the first part of…
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Volkswagen Offers Cash And Dealer Credit To Victims: Should They Take It?

Dieselgate is growing larger, and Volkswagen is getting desperate to save its reputation. Rumors are swirling internationally that the company is going to roll out incentive programs as a stopgap for repairs, and America is one of the first places to receive these incentives. Volkswagen Offers Cash And Dealer Credit Sources are claiming that Volkswagen of America, VW’s North American…
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The EPA Says Porsche And Audi SUVs Have Defeat Devices Too: VW Denies Charges

Volkswagen was caught in a web of lies when it was discovered that several of its car models were using “defeat device” software to fool the EPA and pass emissions tests. The company admitted to the deception and has been working to repair its reputation ever since. However, the deception may not be over because the EPA has announced that…
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Four Things Germany Won’t Tell You About The Volkswagen Scandal

Germany is well known for high quality cars. Over 20 percent of the country’s exports are auto related and over 775,000 people work for the country’s automakers, so when the VW scandal was exposed, the pride of the entire nation was hurt. That’s why there are a few things Germany won’t tell you about the Volkswagen scandal. The German Government…
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