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VW and Ford set to join forces in ‘strategic alliance’
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VW and Ford set to join forces in ‘strategic alliance’

Car giants plan to share technology and split the costs of developing new models
20 Jun 2018
Emissions scandal: Audi chief Rupert Stadler arrested
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Emissions scandal: Audi chief Rupert Stadler arrested

The German boss is the most senior official to face criminal charges since the cheating first came to light in 2015
18 Jun 2018
Volkswagen fined €1bn in Germany over emissions cheating
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Volkswagen fined €1bn in Germany over emissions cheating

Payout marks end of criminal investigations in Europe but carmaker still faces claims from motorists
14 Jun 2018
Why Volkswagen is struggling with new emissions tests
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Why Volkswagen is struggling with new emissions tests

Carmaker facing production stoppages as stricter standards cause problems
7 Jun 2018
Porsche ordered to recall 60,000 diesel cars over emissions
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Porsche ordered to recall 60,000 diesel cars over emissions

German transport authority finds ‘inadmissible defeat devices’ on the company’s SUVs
22 May 2018
Volkswagen and Seat issue warning over seatbelt fault
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Volkswagen and Seat issue warning over seatbelt fault

Car companies tell their customers to avoid using the middle seat until a solution is found
11 May 2018
Volkswagen Touareg 2018: prices, specs and release date
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Volkswagen Touareg 2018: prices, specs and release date

Third-generation SUV is VW’s most advanced car yet as firm targets buyers in China
4 May 2018
VW unveils its all-electric I.D. R Pikes Peak racer
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VW unveils its all-electric I.D. R Pikes Peak racer

The race car could set a new record in Colorado in two months’ time when it tackles the iconic Pikes Peak hill climb
23 Apr 2018
German car giants used monkeys to test diesel exhaust gases
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German car giants used monkeys to test diesel exhaust gases

Caged animals are said to have inhaled fumes from a Volkswagen Beetle rigged to produce false data
29 Jan 2018
Detroit motor show 2018: all the big announcements
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Detroit motor show 2018: all the big announcements

Movie-inspired sports cars and hi-tech concepts take centre stage
19 Jan 2018
Skoda Karoq: price, specs and reviews
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Skoda Karoq: price, specs and reviews

Capable and well-rounded, can the new SUV rival the Yeti’s charm?
12 Jan 2018
Best electric cars 2017: Smart, Tesla and more
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Best electric cars 2017: Smart, Tesla and more

From saloons to SUVs, here are the best electric vehicles coming out this year
13 Dec 2017
Best SUVs 2017: new Porsche Cayenne joins the lineup
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Best SUVs 2017: new Porsche Cayenne joins the lineup

A host of new models went on sale this year. Here are some of the best on offer
8 Dec 2017
The best hot hatchbacks 2017: Hyundai i30 N and more
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The best hot hatchbacks 2017: Hyundai i30 N and more

This year's top cars are sure to get the adrenaline pumping
26 Sep 2017
Volkswagen announces scrappage scheme for old diesels
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Volkswagen announces scrappage scheme for old diesels

German car giant could offer up to £6,000 if your diesel car was registered before 2010
1 Sep 2017
Volkswagen's next Scirocco to go fully-electric
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Volkswagen's next Scirocco to go fully-electric

Report says the coupe will be built on the electric MEB platform and have a modular battery
23 Aug 2017
Porsche drops Le Mans programme to enter Formula E
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Porsche drops Le Mans programme to enter Formula E

Car giant will use the series to further its electric car development, say reports
28 Jul 2017
VW Scandal: Emission fix leaves thousands with problems
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VW Scandal: Emission fix leaves thousands with problems

VW Group car owners report power and fuel issues following 'Dieselgate' solution
13 Jul 2017
Volkswagen Arteon 2017: A new flagship saloon is on its way
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Volkswagen Arteon 2017: A new flagship saloon is on its way

Premium fastback is 'very refined', but can it tempt buyers away from BMW and Audi?
1 Jun 2017
Engine downsizing could cause emission problems
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Engine downsizing could cause emission problems

Volkswagen boss says diesel engines could be replaced by hybrids due to strict emissions tests
25 May 2017
Volkswagen unveils 404bhp Golf designed by apprentices
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Volkswagen unveils 404bhp Golf designed by apprentices

Hybrid-powered GTI gets an all-wheel drive powertrain, but there's no plans for a production model
24 May 2017
Volkswagen Tiguan and Allspace SUV: All the details
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Volkswagen Tiguan and Allspace SUV: All the details

Volkswagen's latest crossover offers a premium style alternative to Nissan and Mazda
7 Apr 2017
Volkswagen Golf GTI 2017: Reviews and prices
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Volkswagen Golf GTI 2017: Reviews and prices

Iconic hot hatch adds more power and subtle tweaked styling - and it's a hit with reviewers
8 Feb 2017
Volkswagen unveils self-driving ID Buzz concept
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Volkswagen unveils self-driving ID Buzz concept

Multipurpose microbus that may be first fully autonomous car under new Moia brand debuts at Detroit Motor Show
9 Jan 2017
CES 2017: Dell unveils 'world's first' 8K display
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CES 2017: Dell unveils 'world's first' 8K display

From ultra-sharp monitors to autonomous driving, here's what's happening at this year's Consumer Electronics Show
6 Jan 2017
Toyota reveals AI-powered Concept-I at CES
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Toyota reveals AI-powered Concept-I at CES

'Yui' offers drivers a friendly way to interact with their car while helping improve road safety
5 Jan 2017
Best seven-seaters of 2016: Top MPVs and SUVs on sale
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Best seven-seaters of 2016: Top MPVs and SUVs on sale

MPVs and SUVs from Citroen, Volvo and Ford make for some of the best options
7 Oct 2016
Best seven seaters to buy in 2016
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Best seven seaters to buy in 2016

25 May 2016
Best Hot Hatchbacks 2016
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Best Hot Hatchbacks 2016

3 May 2016
2016 Volkswagen Tiguan
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2016 Volkswagen Tiguan

28 Apr 2016
UK's most popular diesel cars breaking emissions limits
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UK's most popular diesel cars breaking emissions limits

Top models routinely pump out higher levels of toxins than lab tests show
22 Apr 2016
Comedian crashes VW presentation over Dieselgate
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Comedian crashes VW presentation over Dieselgate

2 Mar 2016
Bugatti Chiron: critics hail 1,500bhp Veyron successor
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Bugatti Chiron: critics hail 1,500bhp Veyron successor

29 Feb 2016
Best Electric Cars 2016
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Best Electric Cars 2016

17 Feb 2016
Cheapest new cars to insure 2016
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Cheapest new cars to insure 2016

29 Jan 2016
Renault recalls thousands of cars over emissions scare
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Renault recalls thousands of cars over emissions scare

French car-maker moves quickly to quell fears of a Volkswagen-like scandal
19 Jan 2016
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