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VW delays new Phaeton flagship sedan

The next-generation Volkswagen Phaeton is ready to go, but VW has delayed what would have been the brand's flagship sedan while it figures out how to build the car for less money.

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VW Phaeton to offer plug-in hybrid, diesel powertrains when it returns in a few years

Volkswagen of America honcho Michael Horn has already promised to bring the slow-selling but excellent Phaeton back to the United States in 2018 or 2019. Beyond the confirmation of the nameplate, though, there's really very little in the way

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VW Phaeton coming back to US, could be revealed in Detroit

Since its ignominious departure from the US car market in 2006, there have been any number of on-again/off-again rumors about the Volkswagen Phaeton returning to our shores. With that said, VW's aggressive goals in terms of worldwide sales dominance would seem to countenance all manner of new product; taking a second stab at a halo-luxury car for the US, included.

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Volkswagen to follow similar formula for new Phaeton

Whatever Volkswagen has done to get to the position of dominance in the European – and indeed the global auto industry, it's clearly been working. But some of its decisions still leave us scratching our heads. The Phaeton is one such four-wheeled decision.

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Volkswagen passes on showing Phaeton concept in Frankfurt, new car expected for 2015

The Volkswagen Group had a whole lot and then more to show off at the Frankfurt Motor Show this year. There were about a dozen vehicles rolled out at the pre-show VW Group evening, and then more once the show opened the following morning. For the Volkswagen brand itself, the new production Up!

VW CEO Browning: Phaeton not in the cards any time soon

2011 Volkswagen Phaeton – Click above for high-res gallery

Report: Ferdinand Piech finalizes will that protects his VW/Porsche shares from the kids

Ferdinand Karl Piëch, head of the Volkswagen Supervisory Board and grandson of Ferdinand Porsche, knows that nothing lasts forever – especially, life. The VW boss man has his mind on his money while his family has his money on their minds.

Reports: Phaeton coming back to the U.S... again *UPDATE

2011 Volkswagen Phaeton – Click above for high-res image gallery

Hyundai CEO reveals reason for Equus, explains why it's no VW Phaeton

2011 Hyundai Equus – Click above for high-res image gallery

Pics Aplenty: Volkswagen releases full slate of 2011 Phaeton images and info

2011 Volkswagen Phaeton – Click above for high-res image gallery

Spy Shots: Volkswagen Phaeton's third facelift spotted nearly undisguised

You thought the Volkswagen Phaeton went away, did you? Oh no, Volkswagen has continued to fiddle with its range-topper in Europe, which has been snagged by spy photographers while the as-yet-unannounced third-generation was on a late-night photo shoot.

Frankfurt 2009: 2010 Volkswagen Phaeton Exclusive makes our inner plutocrat swoon

2010 Volkswagen Phaeton Exclusive - Click above for high-res image gallery

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