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A Look at the Future of Cars at the Frankfurt Auto Show

Sep 24
The Frankfurt Auto Show gave automotive enthusiasts a glimpse of the future -- Porsche rivals Tesla with their impressive concept car, new tech may help save lives and two cars seen only in the Gran Turismo video game are brought to life.

VW Diesel Cars Recalled in China, Sales Halted in Singapore

AUTO NEWS | By Joe McDonald | Oct 13
Volkswagen said Monday it is recalling 1,950 diesel vehicles in China to change engine software it has admitted cheats on emissions tests and Singapore suspended sales of the company's diesel cars.

GM Recalls SUVs, Tells Owners Not to Use Windshield Wipers

AUTO NEWS | Oct 11
General Motors is telling owners of some SUVs not to use their windshield wipers because an electrical short could cause the wiper motor to catch fire.

Texas Sues VW Over Consumer Protection, Clean Air Violations

AUTO NEWS | Oct 10
Texas has filed suit against Volkswagen, charging that the automaker's emissions rigging violated state consumer protection laws and clean air standards.

VW Executive Apologizes, Says Scandal Not His Fault

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Biesecker and Matthew Daly | Oct 10
Volkswagen's top U.S. executive offered deep apologies yet sought to distance himself Thursday from the emissions scandal enveloping the world's largest automaker.

VW May Compensate Owners of Diesel Cars for Loss of Value

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Oct 9
Volkswagen could compensate owners of diesel-powered cars that emit high levels of pollutants, possibly by paying them for the lost value of their vehicles, the company's top U.S. executive said Thursday.