24 Sep '15, 5pm

Volkswagen’s Diesel Scandal Could Re-Set the Automotive Industry: Since last Friday whe...

Volkswagen’s Diesel Scandal Could Re-Set the Automotive Industry: Since last Friday whe...

Since last Friday when the Obama administration pulled the cover off of Volkswagen AG’s diesel emission cheating scandal we’ve heard a steady beat of bad news, but good could come of it as well. That “good” of course depends on your worldview, some of it won’t be good, and more remains to be seen as new disclosures add to the controversy now spread to Europe where half of all new cars are diesel. What’s at least certain is a rock as big and heavy as a Jetta TDI was dropped into an already unsettled alternative energy transportation pond, and the ripples continue. At this juncture. outcomes with positive potential include 1) A reconsideration of diesel is quaking through government, industry, and the public; 2) Emissions laws in Europe may be made effective; 3) Electrified vehicles may get a boost. Rethinking Diesel Environmentalists had for years said the handwriting was o...

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The Remedy for Volkswagen’s Diesel Scandal: Deliver on EV Promises

The Remedy for Volkswagen’s Diesel Scandal: Del...

plugincars.com 24 Sep '15, 2pm

VW is promising the Audi Q6 E-Tron Quattro, a 300-mile pure electric SUV, by 2018. What a difference a few days make. Last...

Ethics in Engineering: Volkswagen’s Diesel Fiasco

Ethics in Engineering: Volkswagen’s Diesel Fiasco

hackaday.com 23 Sep '15, 2pm

Every so often – and usually not under the best of circumstance – the field of engineering as a whole is presented with a ...

Greenpeace Was Nailing VW Years Before the Diesel Cheating Scandal Broke

Greenpeace Was Nailing VW Years Before the Dies...

hybridcars.com 25 Sep '15, 2pm

Greenpeace has for years actively campaigned against Volkswagen and these days it’s looking to have been quite insightful....

ACEEE: Giant step backward for diesel: Suspendi...

greenercars.org 25 Sep '15, 3pm

On September 18th , the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) slapped the Volkswagen Group with a notice of violation of t...

VW CEO Winterkorn Resigns As Emission Scandal Unfolds

VW CEO Winterkorn Resigns As Emission Scandal U...

hybridcars.com 23 Sep '15, 3pm

Volkswagen CEO Dr. Martin Winterkorn has officially resigned in the wake of a scandal over diesel emissions. A report earl...

5 Tips For Volkswagen’s New CEO

5 Tips For Volkswagen’s New CEO

hybridcars.com 25 Sep '15, 9pm

Matthias Müller has quite a mess on his hands. As the newly appointed CEO of Volkswagen Group, Müller is walking into a po...

Volkswagen registers domain names related to em...

domainnamewire.com 24 Sep '15, 2pm

Domain names might be used to provide updates and recall information. Auto maker Volkswagen has registered a handful of do...

Engineers, Ethics, and the VW Scandal

Engineers, Ethics, and the VW Scandal

spectrum.ieee.org 25 Sep '15, 1pm

Volkswagen’s installation of a software “defeat device” in 11 million Volkswagen and Audi diesel vehicles sold worldwide h...

rt @pursuitist BMW Issues Statement on Diesel Emissions #luxury

rt @pursuitist BMW Issues Statement on Diesel E...

pursuitist.com 25 Sep '15, 12pm

After the VW/Audi bombshell in which they admitted cheating on emissions tests, other manufacturers are trying to calm con...

EPA Expands VW Diesel Probe To Audi, Porsche V-...

greencarreports.com 24 Sep '15, 3am

By John Voelcker 4,423 views Sep 23, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2015 Audi Q7 TDI Enlarge Photo Amidst a growing list o...

VW Emission Cheating Could Kill Diesel Passenge...

greencarreports.com 23 Sep '15, 1pm

By John Voelcker 5,204 views Sep 23, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI driven to all 48 contiguous s...

Why Did Volkswagen Cheat On Diesel Emissions In Its TDI Cars?

Why Did Volkswagen Cheat On Diesel Emissions In...

greencarreports.com 26 Sep '15, 1pm

By John Voelcker 3,440 views Sep 26, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Enlarge Photo The bad news f...

US Diesel Technology Advocates Say Don’t Throw Diesel Out With Volkswagen Bathwater

US Diesel Technology Advocates Say Don’t Throw ...

hybridcars.com 25 Sep '15, 8pm

Before a public angry over the Volkswagen scandal decides to burn Rudolph Diesel in effigy, a diesel advocacy group has is...

How VW Can Atone For Diesel Deception: Electric...

greencarreports.com 24 Sep '15, 11am

By Tom Moloughney 3,336 views Sep 24, 2015 Follow Tom Add to circle 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI driven to all 48 contiguous s...

Will Volkswagen's diesel scandal accelerate the...

businessgreen.com 29 Sep '15, 9am

Will Volkswagen's diesel scandal accelerate the shift to electric cars? A raft of new technologies promise to clean up cit...