The German Federal Motor Transport Authority has ordered Volkswagen to recall 8.5 million vehicles for refitting in the wake of the emissions scandal. The carmaker has until November to come up with a technical solution.
Greenpeace "pirates" have boarded a ship arriving in Britain in an effort to stop it unloading a consignment of over 1,000 Volkswagen diesel cars. They also sought to immobilize vehicles at a port in the UK.
German auto giant Volkswagen has announced a recall of 281,000 cars in the United States due to defective fuel pumps. The recall is another blow to the image of the auto giant after the Dieselgate scandal.
The European Union has rolled out new on-road emissions testing which is intended to be "more reliable" than current lab tests and aims to focus specifically on diesel car emissions after VW's dieselgate scandal.
The German premium carmaker has renewed a claim that it doesn't use illegal software to artificially lower the emissions in some of its diesel vehicles, as German authorities are taking a closer look into Daimler cars.
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