VW

Mind-blowing video shows Volkswagen dieselgate ‘graveyard’ of cars


Astonishing new aeriel video footage show the huge scale of the Volkswagen dieselgate scandal.
VW chairman: people will be held accountable for diesel emission tests on monkeys

VW chairman calls for probe into monkey tests


Volkswagen is to investigate allegations that it was one of three car makers that paid for tests in which humans and animals were exposed to...
VW blames drivers failing to fit new software for dirty diesel cars

VW blames drivers failing to fit software fix


Volkswagen has blamed its customers after failing to fix almost 400,000 diesel cars fitted with software designed to cheat emissions tests.
Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of diesel

Top 10 petrol cars to buy instead of a diesel


If now is the time to switch to petrol cars, here are 10 that will give you just as much for your money as a diesel without harmful NOx emissions
Volkswagen bosses ordered staff to carry on cheating, FBI alleges

Volkswagen bosses ordered staff to cheat, says FBI


Volkswagen’s top executives told staff to cover up emissions cheating in the weeks before the scandal was exposed, the FBI claimed last week
Mitsubishi fuel economy rigging

First VW Dieselgate; now Mitsubishi admits rigging...


First it was Germany’s giant Volkswagen Group; now Mitsubishi, one of Japan’s biggest car makers, has admitted cheating in fuel economy tests
Letters of the week

Reader letters: from cleaner motoring to pricy parts


VW is in hot water for creating a clever piece of technology, but could it not be used beneficially?
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Dieselgate deepens: VW chief Martin Winterkorn was...


Volkswagen has admitted that its former chief executive, Martin Winterkorn, was told of problems with emissions in America in early 2014
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The Clarkson review: 2016 Volkswagen Touran 2.0 TDI


After a long and dreary drive down the M1 last weekend, the sat nav said I had just six miles to go. And even though it would be six miles across...
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How can I remove sap without damaging paintwork?


Q. How can I remove tree sap without damaging my VW Golf’s black paintwork? MB, Aberford, Leeds
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New Audi A4 awarded top five-star crash rating


Euro NCAP, the crash test organisation, has awarded the Audi A4 its maximum five-star rating ...
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Volkswagen admits "CO2 irregularities"


JUST 24 hours after US authorities accused Volkswagen of fitting nitrogen oxide (NOx) defeat devices, the car maker has reported finding “irregularities”...
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Letters of the week: October 4


This week: the VW emissions scandal, cyclists, electric cars and bus lanes