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# volkswagen - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

From The42 WIN: We're giving away a signed Ireland rugby jersey Volkswagen

WIN: We're giving away a signed Ireland rugby jersey

Check out our competition ahead of Saturday’s World Cup quarter-final showdown with the All Blacks.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

From The42 WIN: The ideal Rugby World Cup brunch for you and your friends Competition

WIN: The ideal Rugby World Cup brunch for you and your friends

With thanks to Volkswagen, we will feed one lucky group of Ireland fans ahead of this Saturday’s Pool A clash against Samoa.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Three current and former Volkswagen bosses charged with 'market manipulation'

Today’s move means the trio are on the threshold of a full trial.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

From The42 Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979 Onward

Success Down Under: Remembering Ireland's first Series win in Australia since 1979

Despite losing the first Test, the Six Nations champions defeated the Wallabies 2-1 in June 2018.

# volkswagen - Thursday 5 September, 2019

From The42 A key victory over the old enemy that kick-started Ireland's 12-game winning streak Onward

A key victory over the old enemy that kick-started Ireland's 12-game winning streak

At the end of a disappointing 2017 Six Nations campaign, Joe Schmidt’s side stopped England from claiming the Grand Slam at the Aviva Stadium.

# volkswagen - Friday 23 August, 2019

From The42 One day in Paris: BOD's farewell, Schmidt's first Six Nations crown and brilliance from Sexton Onward

One day in Paris: BOD's farewell, Schmidt's first Six Nations crown and brilliance from Sexton

In the first instalment of ‘Onward’ with Volkswagen, we relive a great occasion for Irish rugby from 2014.

# volkswagen - Monday 18 March, 2019

Buy your coffee in the blink of an eye (literally): Here's the future of paying for things

We’re moving more and more quickly toward a cashless society. Hear more in our new podcast.

# volkswagen - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Volkswagen chief apologises after evoking Nazi slogan 'Arbeit macht frei'

Herbert Diess said he had not aimed to cause offence with what he said.

# volkswagen - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Goodbye woofs and meows, hello doggie translators: Here's the future of being a great pet owner

Could tech help you converse with your pet? Hear more in our new podcast.

# volkswagen - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Bye-bye bad chat-up lines, hello online flirting assistants: Here's what the future of dating looks like

Romance is about to become more tech-heavy than ever. Hear more in our new podcast.

# volkswagen - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Mirrors that track wrinkles and lipstick that never runs out: Hear about the future of doing your makeup

‘Mirror, mirror, on the wall, is my night cream working at all?’

# volkswagen - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Electric car sales double but this SUV was the most popular new car in Ireland in 2018

Overall, new car sales fell last year by 4.4%.

# volkswagen - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Sick of doing the dishes? Ask the dishes to do themselves: Here's what the future of cleaning up looks like

Tech is turning housework into less work. Hear more in our latest podcast.

# volkswagen - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Rewind that dream, I missed a bit: Hear about the future of sleep in our latest podcast

Tracy Tough finds out what’s coming next for your eight hours of ZZZZs.

# volkswagen - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Swap your takeaway for a test-tube burger: Hear about the future of your dinner in our latest podcast

Plus we try out a meal powder that cuts out the need to prepare (or chew) your own food.

# volkswagen - Friday 14 September, 2018

Volkswagen is ending production of the iconic Beetle

The German carmaker will end production next year.

# volkswagen - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Robot referees and genetically engineered 'super athletes': Here's the future of sport

The Sunday Game could look very different ten or twenty years from now.

# volkswagen - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Skip leg day because your DNA says so: Hear about the future of fitness in our latest podcast

From DNA tests to exercise pills, this is what staying in shape could look like in a few decades time.

# volkswagen - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Space hotels and supersonic travel: Hear about the future of your summer holiday in our latest podcast

You could be posting your next holiday snaps from 400 km above Earth.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Floor-mopping robots and a kitchen that cleans itself: The future of your household chores

Hey Alexa, can you fold the laundry?

# volkswagen - Monday 4 June, 2018

Is this the future of Friday night TV? Hear about the new wave of virtual reality in our latest podcast

Plus we meet the crew behind Ireland’s first VR animated film.

# volkswagen - Friday 11 May, 2018

Volkswagen to recall 410,000 cars over faulty seat belt issue

VW will begin writing to affected buyers “within the next few weeks”, it said.

# volkswagen - Thursday 26 April, 2018

What does the house of the future look like? Hear about Lego-style homes and natural fridges in our latest podcast

What’s next for the way we build – and live in – our homes?

# volkswagen - Sunday 22 April, 2018

VR backpacks and real-life rainfall: Here's what the cinema of the future will look like

Plus the Dublin cinema already on board.

# volkswagen - Monday 19 March, 2018

Can you trick your tastebuds with music? Find out in's brand new podcast

In episode one of Future Stories, we visit an Irish restaurant where sound and visuals take a front seat.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Volkswagen suspends lobbyist after reports researchers made monkeys inhale diesel fumes

The monkeys were watching cartoons at the time.

# volkswagen - Monday 18 September, 2017

Diesel emissions may be responsible for 5,000 deaths in Europe every year

Researchers say almost half of those deaths could be preventable.

# volkswagen - Monday 11 September, 2017

Buying a second-hand Golf? Here are 4 models you need to know about

The mighty Golf comes in many shapes and sizes. If you’re buying second-hand, here are some key variants.

# volkswagen - Monday 14 August, 2017

Skoda, SEAT, VW or Audi? Here's how to choose from Volkswagen's vast range

These four models are all made using Volkswagen’s modular toolkit.

# volkswagen - Friday 10 March, 2017

Volkswagen pleads guilty in emissions cheating scandal, set to pay extra €4bn in fines

The guilty plea entered today is in addition to over €16 billion in settlements the company has already agreed to pay.

# volkswagen - Friday 3 March, 2017

Study finds pollution from rigged Volkswagens will kill 1,200 people in Europe

Volkswagen has admitted to having installed software in 11 million diesel engines worldwide to circumvent emissions tests.

# volkswagen - Friday 18 November, 2016

Volkswagen to cut 30,000 jobs in huge post-dieselgate revamp

The jobs will be lost in Germany, Argentina and Brazil.

# volkswagen - Monday 8 August, 2016

Volkswagen switches to 'emission-cutting' particulate filters for petrol engines

The devices are said to reduce soot particle emissions by up to 90%.

# volkswagen - Monday 1 August, 2016

6 photos that will make you do a serious double take

It’s not an illusion.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Irish legal firm makes breakthrough in push for VW emissions compensation

The company is currently paying out a €13.9 billion settlement to customers in the United States.

# volkswagen - Thursday 7 July, 2016

7 ways your parents mortified you as a teenager


# volkswagen - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Volkswagen is recalling cars in Ireland - starting with this Golf model

In Europe around 15,000 Golf cars affected with a manual gearbox are being called to workshops.

# volkswagen - Thursday 21 April, 2016

VW set to buy back cars in the US but won't be launching scheme in Ireland

The company is set to announce its plans to compensate customers in the United States later this morning.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

New cars sales have been doing a roaring trade since the start of the year

They’re up by over a third.

# volkswagen - Monday 4 January, 2016

The United States is suing Volkswagen over the emissions scandal

The civil complaint against the German automaker was filed on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency.

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