Half of Volkswagen models in Germany not compliant with latest pollution standard

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German automaker Volkswagen stated only half of its VW branded passenger car models in Germany are compliant with the latest pollution standard, due to a much stricter emissions testing regime. Cars in the European Union must adhere to the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) from September, however Volkswagen has only gained regulatory […]

Tesla’s Model 3 production target delayed, deliveries fall short of estimates

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Tesla Inc postponed a production target for its new Model 3 sedan once again on Wednesday, disappointing investors even as it declared “major” development getting rid of manufacturing difficulties that have hampered the vehicle’s rollout. The automaker’s CEO Elon Musk stated it would likely construct about 2,500 Model Threes each week by the end of […]

Volkswagen looks towards possible sale of motorbike brand Ducati

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Volkswagen is thinking about a possible sale of Italian motorbike maker Ducati as Europe’s largest automaker simplifies operations to help fund a strategic overhaul following its emissions scandal, 2 individuals knowledgeable about the matter said. Volkswagen is reining in spending throughout the group, consisting of cutting thousands of jobs at its core passenger-car brand, to […]