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Officials give OK to fix some VW, Porsche, Audi dieselgate SUVs

2015 Porsche CayenneFederal and California state environmental officials announced Monday that roughly 38,000 Porsche, Audi, and Volkswagen SUVs can be updated to be compliant with emissions, nearly two years after the automaker admitted it had cheated with an illegal “defeat device.” The EPA and California Air Resources Board sent a letter to VW on Friday approving…
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Audi may have produced thousands of cars with the same VIN, but why?

2015 Audi A4Bavarian prosecutors discovered thousands of Audis produced with identical vehicle identification numbers, or VINs, according to a new report out of Germany. The Audis were primarily exported to China, Korea, and Japan—but the question is, why did they exist in the first place? The findings are a result of the ongoing Dieselgate scandal, for…
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Audi developing transparent solar roof panels

Audi and Chinese firm Alta Devices team up to develop a glass solar roof panelAudi and and a Chinese technology firm are teaming up to develop a panoramic glass roof embedded with solar cells capable of powering ancillary systems like air conditioning and seat heater, the automaker said on Wednesday. Working with Alta Devices, a subsidiary of Chinese tech firm Hanergy, Audi hopes to reduce the drain on an electrified car’s…
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