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VW prepares for decline in car ownership, invests in mobility services

VW wants all of us as customers. Starting with an on-demand shuttle service, Volkswagen's MOIA digital mobility services division will invest in early stage companies. With ridesharing on the horizon, carsharing can't be too far off.
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Four auto industry rivals want to bring ultra-quick charging stations to Europe

Ford, Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler, Volkswagen's Audi and Porsche brands, and BMW are building 400 charging stations in Europe. The network will allow EV owners to drive long distances across Europe.
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Volkswagen will replace the CC next year with a bold new four-door coupe

Volkswagen is preparing to replace the aging CC with a brand new model named Arteon. Bigger and more upscale than its predecessor, the Arteon will make its official debut during next year's Geneva Auto Show.
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It's over: Volkswagen says it will never sell another diesel in the U.S.

Volkswagen has ended a year's worth of speculation by confirming it won't sell another diesel-powered car in the United States. Audi, however, could one day return to the segment with an oil-burning version of the Q7.
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Volkswagen’s midsize pickup could arrive by the end of the decade

Volkswagen's North American division is looking into entering the mid-size pickup truck segment before the end of the decade. The model we could get is a U.S.-spec variant of the second-generation Amarok that will arrive in a year or two.
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As it works to recover from its diesel emissions scandal, VW will cut 30,000 jobs

Volkswagen will cut 30,000 jobs in Germany as it moves to recover from the "Dieselgate" emissions scandal and boost profits. Job cuts in North America, Brazil, and Argentina are coming as well.
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For 2017, Volkswagen's e-Golf boasts a longer driving range and more refinement

Volkswagen has traveled to Los Angeles to introduce an updated version of the all-electric e-Golf. The 2017 e-Golf receives a new battery pack that provides about 50 percent more range, and a more powerful electric motor.
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Volkswagen’s newest concept car is a Passat injected with GTI genes

Volkswagen is looking into launching a hotter version of the Passat. Designed specifically for the North American market, the GT Concept features a VR6 engine that makes 280 horsepower.
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Samsung forges ahead, snaps up Harman tech group for $8 billion 2:34

Also today: AdultFriendfinder members get a lot of bad/scary news, Volkswagen admits some Audi cars are cheating on admissions.
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End your dependence on fossil fuels with one of these amazing electric cars

Electric cars are getting smarter, safer, and more capable each year. Here are our picks for the best EVs you can buy, from performance cars to SUVs.
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VW built the most fun compact hybrid you can buy ... but not in the U.S.

VW's Golf GTE is the most fun hybrid in the compact segment... and the U.S. might get it
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Federal judge approves Volkswagen 2.0-liter diesel settlement

The Volkswagen diesel settlement for 2.0-liter four-cylinder cars was approved by a federal judge yesterday. The settlement includes provisions for buybacks, and for vehicles to be modified to meet emissions standards.