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Volkswagen to Adjust Mileage on 7 Models, Pay Owners for Misstated MPG

By Kelsey Mays on August 30, 2019

As part of a settlement with plaintiffs regarding its mileage claims, the Volkswagen Group will restate fuel-economy figures slightly across seven models sold from the 2013 to 2017 model year. Read More
What You Need to Know About the Ford Emissions Investigation

By Fred Meier on May 1, 2019

Potential Ford emissions testing errors are being probed by the company, regulators and now the Justice Department. Here’s what owners and shoppers need to know. Read More
We Test Whether You Should Buy a Post-Scandal Volkswagen TDI Diesel

By Kelsey Mays on August 21, 2018

Regulators have approved fixes for the vast majority of cars involved in Volkswagen Group’s huge billion-dollar diesel emissions scandal, but do those remedies sacrifice significant real-worl... Read More
Window Closing Fast to Get Cash for Your VW 2.0-Liter Diesel

By Fred Meier on August 2, 2018

If you’ve been squeezing the last few miles out of your Volkswagen 2.0-liter diesel vehicle before selling it back, you’re about out of time. The deadline for a completed application fo... Read More
Volkswagen: Hello New Jetta, Bye-Bye Beetle?

By Fred Meier on July 24, 2018

CARS.COM — As Volkswagen scrambles to restructure and cut expenses in the wake of its costly diesel scandal, it looks unlikely that the Beetle will see a new generation. Production of a new Jetta w... Read More
VW Cleared to Sell 2015 Diesels After Fix

By Kelsey Mays on July 19, 2018

CARS.COM — Diesel shoppers will soon be able to add certain Volkswagens back to their list, but only a select group of diesel vehicles. The EPA has granted the automaker permission to sell new and ... Read More
VW Diesel Settlement Likely to be Approved, Judge Says

By Fred Meier on July 10, 2018

CARS.COM — The federal district court judge overseeing the Volkswagen diesel scandal said today that he will rule “on or before next Tuesday” on final approval for the proposed settleme... Read More
Decision on FCA Diesel Fix Could Take a While: Feds

July 9, 2018

CARS.COM — A Justice Department lawyer told a court hearing that it could be “weeks or months” before there is a decision to approve or reject Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ proposed ... Read More
Some VW Diesels Now Have a Fix

By Kelsey Mays on June 28, 2018

CARS.COM — Federal and state regulators on Friday approved a fix for a significant number of 2015 Volkswagen diesel engines involved in the automaker’s ongoing emissions scandal. The affected... Read More
Thinking Buyback? Replace Your Volkswagen TDI With One of These

By Joe Bruzek on March 15, 2018

CARS.COM — If you’re one of the Volkswagen diesel owners eligible for the automaker’s proposed buyback offer, what do you buy next? We asked’s expert reviewers for recomm... Read More