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# volkswagen - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

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

Oct 15th 2019, 4:32 PM 3,193 Views 107 Comments

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

# volkswagen - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

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

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

Oct 9th 2019, 9:39 AM 5,906 Views 2 Comments

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'
# Charged
# Charged

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

Sep 24th 2019, 3:04 PM 9,294 Views 0 Comments

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

# volkswagen - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 10th 2019, 10:02 AM 4,976 Views 0 Comments

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

# volkswagen - Thursday 5 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 5th 2019, 10:02 AM 7,845 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 23rd 2019, 2:54 PM 10,179 Views 8 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Mar 18th 2019, 8:00 PM 18,837 Views 37 Comments

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'
# Ebit Macht Frei
# Ebit Macht Frei

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

Mar 14th 2019, 10:25 PM 25,123 Views 28 Comments

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
# Down Boy
# Down Boy

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

Feb 17th 2019, 7:30 PM 12,771 Views 7 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Feb 3rd 2019, 6:00 PM 12,526 Views 15 Comments

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
# Sci Fi Skincare
# Sci Fi Skincare

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

Jan 20th 2019, 7:00 PM 7,977 Views 2 Comments

‘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
# Four-wheel Drive
# Four-wheel Drive

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

Jan 2nd 2019, 1:21 PM 64,864 Views 65 Comments

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
# Scrub A Dub Dub
# Scrub A Dub Dub

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

Dec 9th 2018, 7:30 PM 11,083 Views 2 Comments

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
# Dream Screen
# Dream Screen

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

Nov 11th 2018, 8:30 PM 8,124 Views 3 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Sep 30th 2018, 5:30 PM 8,674 Views 11 Comments

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
# So Long Herbie
# So Long Herbie

Volkswagen is ending production of the iconic Beetle

Sep 14th 2018, 11:42 AM 21,950 Views 35 Comments

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
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

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

Aug 26th 2018, 8:00 PM 7,993 Views 7 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Aug 19th 2018, 8:00 PM 15,282 Views 3 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Jul 8th 2018, 8:00 PM 8,244 Views 6 Comments

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
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

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

Jun 19th 2018, 7:30 PM 10,281 Views 25 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Jun 4th 2018, 8:30 PM 10,822 Views 5 Comments

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
# Technical Issue
# Technical Issue

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

May 11th 2018, 9:54 PM 27,987 Views 23 Comments

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
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Apr 26th 2018, 9:00 PM 21,740 Views 11 Comments

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
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

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

Apr 22nd 2018, 8:00 PM 9,952 Views 4 Comments

Plus the Dublin cinema already on board.

# volkswagen - Monday 19 March, 2018

Can you trick your tastebuds with music? Find out in TheJournal.ie's brand new podcast
# Future Stories
# Future Stories

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

Mar 19th 2018, 9:30 PM 8,753 Views 2 Comments

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
# Sucking Diesel
# Sucking Diesel

Volkswagen suspends lobbyist after reports researchers made monkeys inhale diesel fumes

Jan 30th 2018, 1:36 PM 16,973 Views 47 Comments

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
# Pollution
# Pollution

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

Sep 18th 2017, 10:49 AM 12,488 Views 50 Comments

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
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

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

Sep 11th 2017, 5:24 PM 8,085 Views 4 Comments

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
# Buying Advice
# Buying Advice

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

Aug 14th 2017, 2:35 PM 12,517 Views 3 Comments

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
# Scam
# Scam

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

Mar 10th 2017, 11:06 PM 11,806 Views 23 Comments

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
# Early Death
# Early Death

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

Mar 3rd 2017, 1:35 PM 13,551 Views 37 Comments

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
# Dieselgate
# Dieselgate

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

Nov 18th 2016, 8:16 PM 10,856 Views 24 Comments

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
# Emissions
# Emissions

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

Aug 8th 2016, 11:41 AM 458 Views 0 Comments

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
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# Sponsored By Volkswagen

6 photos that will make you do a serious double take

Aug 1st 2016, 4:47 PM 56,308 Views 29 Comments

It’s not an illusion.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Irish legal firm makes breakthrough in push for VW emissions compensation
# Moving Forward
# Moving Forward

Irish legal firm makes breakthrough in push for VW emissions compensation

Jul 26th 2016, 12:31 PM 22,951 Views 0 Comments

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
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# Sponsored By Volkswagen

7 ways your parents mortified you as a teenager

Jul 7th 2016, 1:59 PM 32,425 Views 24 Comments

DAAAAAAD.

# volkswagen - Thursday 28 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 28th 2016, 6:01 PM 34,080 Views 36 Comments

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
# Emissions Scandal
# Emissions Scandal

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

Apr 21st 2016, 1:26 PM 19,292 Views 52 Comments

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
# Upgrade
# Upgrade

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

Mar 8th 2016, 3:30 PM 16,873 Views 48 Comments

They’re up by over a third.

# volkswagen - Monday 4 January, 2016

The United States is suing Volkswagen over the emissions scandal
# Diesel Engines
# Diesel Engines

The United States is suing Volkswagen over the emissions scandal

Jan 4th 2016, 6:36 PM 14,879 Views 29 Comments

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

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