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Will a lack of U.S. leadership derail VW's ambitious sales plan?

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Report: Volkswagen's Stefan Jacoby moving to Volvo in August

According to a report out of Germany, President and CEO of the Volkswagen Group of America Stefan Jacoby is set to leave the automaker this August to take the top spot at Volvo.

Volkswagen of America: Full speed ahead with diesel!

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Report: VW's Jacoby says brand will double U.S. sales in 2-3 years

Volkswagen of America's President and CEO Stefan Jacoby is bullish on the future of the people's car company – so much so that he feels sales of his brand in the U.S. will double within the next few years. Automotive News reports that the German exec has estimated that sales will reach "400,000 to 450,000 vehicles." Even without the sour state of the economy, those are massively ambitious figures: VW sold just 213,454 cars an

REPORT: Diesel Beetle, electric Up! coming from Volkswagen

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REPORT: Diesel Beetle, electric Up! coming from Volkswagen

Volkswagen Up! Lite concept - Click above for high-res gallery

New VW Beetle coming in two years, Scirocco still not in cards for U.S.

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VW's Jacoby outlines future U.S. product strategy, plans to take over the world

Volkswagen's Stefan Jacoby has his sights set on turning the German company into the largest automaker in the world. Oh, and he also plans to turn a profit in the process. Perhaps someone should remind him how that's gone for Toyota and General Motors over the last few decades? Just like any proper plan t

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

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REPORT: New VW mid-size sedan to start at $20,000, arrive in 2012

As part of a far-reaching interview with Stefan Jacoby, Volkswagen's North American CEO, Automotive News has fleshed out some new details about the German automaker's forthcoming Chattanooga, Tennessee-built sedan, as well as the potential viability of the Polo subcompact in the States.

New York: Definite Maybe - VW Up! could be headed Stateside

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VW's Jacoby says few countries ready for electric vehicles

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