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The study took place, but it wasn’t quite what reports are making it out to be.

The notion that VW was exposing humans to diesel tailpipe emissions makes for a great headline with powerful historical connotations, but it's simply not true based on the information we have right now.

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These cars are stuck in limbo.

The Silverdome hosted the Detroit Lions for years.

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Volkswagen won't buy back a bare husk.

A number of owners have made headlines for trying to return stripped out cars.

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Should owners be angry? Sure. But this isn't right.

If he hadn't bragged about it beforehand, things may have gone differently.

Exploring VW's Surprising Diesel Problem In Depth

After the EPA says VW used software to get around federal tests, we see how it looks from a green car event in California and try to understand what happened.

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Volkswagen enlists the Three Golden Sisters - a trio of New York grandmothers - to help dispel erroneous ideas about diesel engine in four new 30-second commercials, with help from Tanner Foust and Tuna the Dastardly Dog.

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Volkswagen Group of America has lit oil-burning fireworks to celebrate the sales of more than 100,000 TDI Clean Diesel vehicles in the US between its VW and Audi brands this year. According to VW, that means it is responsible for more than 75 percent of diesel-engined cars and SUVs sold here – perhaps not surprising when the two brands offer a total of 12 diesel models.

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Volkswagen unveiled an oil-burning variant of its new, but not New, Beetle at the Chicago Auto Show today and under the hood is the automaker's familiar turbocharged 2.0-liter diesel engine sending power to the front wheels.

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Volkswagen unveiled an oil-burning variant of its new, but not New, Beetle at the Chicago Auto Show today and under the hood is the automaker's familiar turbocharged 2.0-liter diesel engine sending power to the front wheels.

2011 Honda CR-Z vs. 2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Street Cup Edition – Click above for high-res image gallery

2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Edition – Click above for high-res image gallery

2010 Volkswagen Golf TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery

Audi A3 TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery

Audi A3 TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery

2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI - Click above for high-res image gallery

According to VW CEO Martin Winterkorn, we'd better get used to the sound of a rumbling internal combustion engine churning away in our automobiles, ingesting dead dinos as they continue to be the dominate source of power for our automobiles for at least the next 15-20 years. The German automaker has big plans to invest in technologies to reduce the consumption of fossil fuels, but most of the efficiency increases will come from refinements made to gasoline and diesel-burning powerplants.

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