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Volkswagen Group says most CO2 issues resolved

Just a month after questions relating to the CO2 figures (as opposed to NOx figures) measured on some of the Volkswagen Group’s models arose, the German carmaker says that it has largely concluded the clarification of the matter. Following extensive

Volkswagen Open Week at your local dealer now

Volkswagen Ireland is hosting an ‘open week’ at its network of dealerships nationwide now offering what it says are exclusive deals for customers. Having recently announced its 161 offers, special offers this week include a host of additional features across

Volkswagen produces technical solutions to diesel issues

The Volkswagen Group has presented specific technical measures for its 1.6 and 2.0 litre EA 189 engines affected by the diesel issue to the Federal Motor Transport Authority in Germany. Volkswagen says that correction measures have been fixed for the

Volkswagen Group Ireland boss offers apology

The managing director of Volkswagen Group Ireland has appeared before the Joint Committee on Transport and Communications, and apologised to Irish car owners over the emissions testing software scandal in diesel engines. Lars Himmer addressed the Joint Committee on Transport

VWGI boss offers apology

The Managing Director of Volkswagen Group Ireland has appeared before the Joint Committee on Transport and Communications, and apologised to Irish car owners over the emissions testing software scandal in diesel engines. Lars Himmer addressed the Joint Committee on Transport

Volkswagen reveals names of VW and Audi models affected in emissions rigging

Volkswagen has revealed the names of the cars affected in the emissions’ rigging scandal, a week after the new broke. The models involved include the sixth generation Golf (2008-12), seventh generation Passat (2010-2014) and Tiguan (2007-15). Audi models affected include:

Volkswagen to showcase new Tiguan at IAA

The International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt will be the stage for the presentation of the new Tiguan. After selling over 2.64 million units of the first generation, Volkswagen is showing four versions of the new Tiguan at the IAA

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles teams up with Mountain Rescue Ireland

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is providing seven Transporter Rockton vehicles for mountain rescue teams. Minister Michael Ring was on hand to present seven of Mountain Rescue Ireland’s teams with seven new Volkswagen Transporter Rocktons. Mountain Rescue Ireland, who teamed up with

New Volkswagen Touran here in November

The latest generation of Volkswagen’s Touran MPV goes on sale here in Ireland this November. Pricing has yet to be finalised but the model will start from €29,500 and the best-selling 1.6-litre 110 PS diesel model will start from €31,715.

Volkswagen named Best Car Manufacturer at Which? Awards 2015

Volkswagen has been named ‘Best Car Manufacturer’ at the prestigious Which? Awards 2015.  The trophy was presented yesterday in London, at a ceremony which recognised and celebrated businesses that deliver excellent products and services across a wide range of sectors

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