Volkswagen

Another Day Another Hack

Hackers Steal and Ransom Financial Data Related to Some of the World’s Largest Companies

The data was stolen from Citycomp, which provides internet infrastructure for dozens of companies including Oracle, Airbus, Toshiba, and Volkswagen.
Joseph Cox
4.30.19
cars

Don't Buy This: These Trendy Used Cars Just Aren't Worth It

A used car is a used car, no matter what you call it.
Gina Ragusa
4.30.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Donald Jr. cites attorney-client privilege for phone call with his dad, Palestinians denounce Trump’s Jerusalem decision, Schumer calls for Franken's resignation, and more.
VICE Staff
12.7.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump is expected to announce three cabinet-level appointments, a former Facebook editor says fake news could have been fixed, US astronaut Peggy Whitson becomes oldest woman in space, and more.
VICE Staff
11.18.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Elizabeth Warren is being vetted as Clinton's vice presidential pick, the Supreme Court has struck down a Texan anti-abortion law, UK Prime Minister David Cameron heads to Europe to discuss Brexit, and more.
Vice Beta
6.28.16
Business

A Top Executive Outlined VW's Emissions Cheating Scheme in a 2006 PowerPoint Presentation

The presentation puts executives, rather than lower level managers, at the center of the company's efforts to cheat on emissions tests.
Matt Smith
4.27.16
Business

Volkswagen Agrees to Fix or Buy Back Over Half a Million Diesel Cars Sold in the US

The automaker has reached a settlement with the US Department of Justice after admitting it cheated on US clean air tests.
Matt Smith
4.21.16
Business

Mitsubishi Becomes Latest Automaker to Admit to Cheating Consumers and Regulators

Japanese authorities raided the company's offices on Thursday after the automaker said it improperly conducted fuel efficiency tests.
John Dyer
4.21.16
Business

Volkswagen Will Reportedly Pay $1 Billion for Cheating on US Emissions Tests

The Germany automaker has admitted to using sophisticated software to cheat on emissions tests, which is the biggest scandal in the history of the company and led to the resignation of its CEO.
Matt Smith
4.20.16
environment

The 'Long Shadow' of Volkswagen's Cheating Scandal Falls on France’s Renault

French regulators raided the automaker's headquarters and two technical facilities, sending the company's stock prices tumbling.
Matt Smith
1.15.16
environment

The US Department of Justice Is Suing Volkswagen for Tens of Billions of Dollars for Cheating

The automaker has admitted to installing devices in 600,000 vehicles that circumvented emissions tests in the United States.
VICE News
1.6.16
environment

Here's How Elon Musk Wants to Punish Volkswagen for Cheating

Musk, along with other clean tech investors and environmentalists, has written to California regulators saying the automaker should be forced to accelerate its development of zero-emissions vehicles.
Matt Smith
12.17.15
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