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Chinese Television Program Blasts Apple And Volkswagen
2013-03-18 05:12:26

A two-hour primetime television program that aired Friday on government controlled China Central Television took aim at technology giant Apple and automobile manufacturer Volkswagen, accusing both of poor customer-service practices and other issues.

2011-05-26 08:00:00

HERNDON, Va., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced pricing for the all-new 2012 Passat, a vehicle that brings new standards to the highly competitive midsize segment, with a starting MSRP of $19,995.

2010-11-16 21:00:00

HERNDON, Va., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, Volkswagen of America, Inc. will unveil its all-new 2012 Eos hardtop convertible, at the Los Angeles Auto Show, with market introduction in early spring of 2011.

2010-02-15 10:31:00

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen of America, Inc. today announced that three all-new 2010 special edition models are now available in dealer showrooms.

2010-02-10 12:56:00

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen of America, Inc. is proud to announce the names of the 25 drivers who will compete in the 2010 Jetta TDI® Cup.

2010-02-01 12:33:00

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- As fuel economy and emissions gain even greater awareness among today's new car shoppers, Volkswagen of America, Inc.

2009-12-03 07:00:00

Volkswagen of America, Inc is proud to announce the world premiere of the groundbreaking Up! Lite concept car at the 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show.

2009-08-28 14:54:00

HERNDON, Va., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.

2009-08-20 10:57:00

HERNDON, Va., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Audi of America is initiating a voluntary recall involving 2,500 Audi A3, Audi TT and Audi TT Roadster models built between September 2008 and August 2009.

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