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REPORT: VW CEO confirms Phaeton will return to America, doesn't say when

by Chris Tutor (RSS feed) on Aug 17th, 2009 at 10:31AM

At least as far back as March 2007, we were reporting that Volkswagen might bring back their range-topping and bank-draining Phaeton sedan to the States. Back then, it was the company's CEO Martin Winterkorn predicting the car's return to America, but in more recent times, we haven't heard much news about the luxury liner. Then spyshots of a re-designed 2011 Phaeton emerged in June of this year, but we speculated there was zero chance of the much-maligned model being sold here.Of course, Stefan Jacoby, president and CEO of Volkswagen of America had to prove us wrong by telling The Detroit... Read More

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