An Ontario judge has approved a settlement worth up to $290.5 million with about 20,000 owners of 3.0-litre VW, Audi and Porsche diesel vehicles in Canada affected by Volkswagen AG's diesel emissions-cheating scandal.
Volkswagen Canada says the customers who have not yet been paid as part of a class-action settlement stemming from the company's emissions scandal have either not yet filed for payment or are in the process of doing so.
Volkswagen Canada will sell a new compact SUV/crossover, internally called the "Volks-SUV" or People's SUV, a spokesman said Saturday. It is is slightly more compact than the Tiguan.
Volkswagen Canada has expanded its recall of vehicles affected by defective Takata airbag inflators and will require some previously serviced vehicles to undergo further repairs.
Audi will begin integrating toll payment technology into its vehicles in the U.S. this year that will let drivers pay tolls without needing an additional device. While the technology works on some Canadian roads, it's not available there.
New Volkswagen Canada President Daniel Weissland shouldn't miss his chance to make a direct impact on the future of the brand in Canada.
VW says the new Golf — its most popular vehicle in Canada — will become a benchmark in safety and connectivity. The car will have expanded autonomous driving functions and will always have an internet connection, the automaker said.
VW's redesigned 2019 Jetta sedan will be larger with improved driving dynamics while receiving an injection of safety and infotainment technology as it moves to the company's global MQB platform.
Volkswagen has agreed to a settlement worth up to $290.5 million with about 20,000 owners of 3.0-litre VW, Audi and Porsche diesel vehicles in Canada affected by the automaker's diesel scandal.
Volkswagen Canada says it reached a class action settlement in principle with about 20,000 owners and lessees of 3.0-litre diesel vehicles which were equipped with software that allowed more than the legal limit of emissions.
Lamborghini says its new Urus SUV will stand out from rivals because of its high performance. The 650-hp Urus outpowers the 608-hp Bentley Bentayga and the 629-hp Mercedes-Benz G 65 AMG.
VW believes much-improved driving dynamics, more technology and a more fuel-efficient gasoline powertrain in a redesigned Jetta built on the brand's global MQB platform will draw sedan buyers to Canadian and U.S. showrooms.