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VW reveals updated Arteon and new Arteon Shooting Brake


Volkswagen has unveiled the new Arteon, accompanied by the all new Arteon Shooting Brake.
Volkswagen faces criticism after racist ad

Volkswagen faces criticism after racist ad


Carmaker Volkswagen is facing harsh backlash after an advert it admitted was racist was published on its Instagram page.
Mercedes faces court action over

Mercedes faces court action over 'defeat devices'


Lawyers have announced 500,000 Mercedes drivers may be eligible for compensation as the company faces court action over the "dieselgate" scandal.
Sunday Times Driving picks the 10 best electric cars

Sunday Times Driving picks 10 best electric cars


Jeremy Clarkson has been given a well-deserved break this week, so that Sunday Times Driving can pick the 10 best electric cars on the market.
Coronavirus: carmakers are considering finance payment holidays

Can you freeze car finance during Covid-19?


Car price guide Parkers have reported that some car manufacturers are considering allowing payment holidays due to the spread of coronavirus.
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Video shows Volkswagen dieselgate 'graveyard'


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