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VW attorney says owners will get ‘generous’ compensation

Volkswagen will offer a "generous" compensation package to owners, the attorney in charge of the compensation fund says. But exactly how and when all of this will take place is still unclear.
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Is Volkswagen developing a Chevy Bolt-fighting people’s EV?

Volkswagen is will launch an affordable, mass-market EV before the end of the decade, a new report finds. Aimed at the Chevrolet Bolt, the yet-unnamed model will share most of its mechanical components with the next e-Golf.
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Volkswagen will build a Tiguan sub-brand of crossovers, including a coupe and seven-seater

Volkswagen has revealed that it plans to build a Tiguan brand of models in all shapes and sizes. After the 2017 Tiguan goes on sale, a larger version and coupe derivative will be introduced.
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Inspired by Porsche, Volkswagen could unleash a 300-hp GTI designed for the track

Volkswagen is secretly testing an evolution of the GTI Clubsport that was unveiled to celebrate the nameplate's 40th birthday. The hot hatch serves up 296 horsepower, but it hasn't been approved for production yet.
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Volkswagen could preview its upcoming sub-Tiguan crossover with a concept in Geneva

Volkswagen will introduce a brand new crossover concept at the Geneva Auto Show, a new report finds. Called T-Cross, the concept will allegedly spawn a production model in 2018, though we might not see it in the U.S. due to its tiny size.
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Volkswagen’s diesel cheating was an ‘open secret’ among engineers, report says

A Volkswagen internal investigation shows that many employees knew about the company's diesel cheating, says a German newspaper that claims to have gotten access to it. That differs from VW's publicly stated account.
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VW will give the Golf more tech features, and a 420-hp range-topping model

Volkswagen could bring an updated Golf at the Geneva Auto Show. The seventh-gen model will benefit from more tech features (including a digital instrument cluster), and it will spawn a 420-horsepower range-topping hot hatch.
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Volkswagen names another new executive, but still no diesel fix in sight

Volkswagen has named Hinrich J. Woebcken as new head of its North American region. The move is part of VW's attempt to restructure as it continues to weather the "Dieselgate" emissions scandal.
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Watch this VW Passat and trailer pull off stunts that are (literally) unbelievable

Watch this video, and you'd be mistaken for thinking the new Trailer Assist feature Volkswagen is offering in Europe can do anything. But all is not as it seems, because that's no ordinary trailer.
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Volkswagen could buy back 115,000 diesel cars, report says

Volkswagen could buy back 115,000 diesel cars in the U.S., according to a German newspaper report. Many analysts, customers, and even some politicians are already calling for buybacks.