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Good Housekeeping debuts Best New Cars list

The 2015 Audi A3 was selected by Good Housekeeping as among the best new cars.

Good Housekeeping, the magazine whose testing institute has evaluated products and presented the Good Housekeeping Seal of approval since 1909, has unveiled its inaugural “Best New Cars” for 2016. The new list was compiled in conjunction with Car and Driver, the renowned automobile publication. The two publications’ collaboration narrowed 160 vehicles to 41 across four …

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More VW, Audi Porsche diesels affected by emissions issues

Volkswagen won't be able to sell 2016 diesel cars in the U.S. — for now.

The continuing saga of the emissions scam affecting Audi, Porsche and Volkswagen has again expanded with the announcement of the problem affecting 85,000 vehicles with 3.0-liter diesel V6 engines dating to 2009. The engine software is allegedly designed to foil emissions tests, according to the EPA. The California Air Resources Board and the EPA “will …

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VW, Audi, Porsche diesels get ‘stop-sale’ as scandal widens

Audi, Porsche, VW diesels have stop-sale issued in emissions scandal.

The ever-expanding Volkswagen scandal has gotten worse. The automaker has issued a “stop-sale” for more than 10,000 Audi, Porsche and VW SUVs and high-end cars with 3.0-liter diesel engines. Federal regulators have labeled the cars as having “defeat devices” dating to 2013. The stop-sale includes more vehicles than identified by EPA on Monday. It only …

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Audi, Porsche, more Volkswagen models added to cheat list

Audi, Porsche and more Volkswagen models have cheater software, EPA reports.

Volkswagen is in further trouble. The scandal-plagued carmaker has received a second notice of violation of the Clean Air Act with emissions test violations expanding to additional VW vehicles as well Audi and Porsche models. The additional vehicles affected by the violation notice include the diesel versions of the 2014 VW Touareg, the 2015 Porsche …

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