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# volkswagen - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Irish customers affected by Volkswagen scandal could be entitled to compensation
# Investigation
# Investigation

Irish customers affected by Volkswagen scandal could be entitled to compensation

Nov 15th 2015, 2:41 PM 32,026 Views 48 Comments

Ireland’s consumer watchdog is looking to establish if Volkswagen breached Irish law.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

The Volkswagen emissions scandal has spread to even more cars
# Nitrogen Oxide
# Nitrogen Oxide

The Volkswagen emissions scandal has spread to even more cars

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:39 AM 19,928 Views 35 Comments

Now Porsche is involved.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

"We are sorry and we will fix this, at our expense" - the head of Volkswagen Ireland has been getting a grilling
# Sorry Guys
# Sorry Guys

"We are sorry and we will fix this, at our expense" - the head of Volkswagen Ireland has been getting a grilling

Oct 21st 2015, 12:40 PM 14,229 Views 56 Comments

Lars Himmer says his company accepts full responsibility for the emissions scandal that is haunting the motoring giant.

# volkswagen - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Police seize hard-drives and files in raid at Volkswagen HQ in Germany
# Exhaustive Inquiry
# Exhaustive Inquiry

Police seize hard-drives and files in raid at Volkswagen HQ in Germany

Oct 8th 2015, 3:55 PM 13,884 Views 42 Comments

The company is recalling 80,000 cars in Ireland in the wake of the scandal.

# volkswagen - Friday 2 October, 2015

Is your car affected by the emissions scandal? You'll soon be able to check online
# Diesel
# Diesel

Is your car affected by the emissions scandal? You'll soon be able to check online

Oct 2nd 2015, 7:41 PM 22,156 Views 30 Comments

You’ll need your car’s Vehicle Identification Number.

# volkswagen - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Volkswagen to recall 80,000 cars in Ireland
# Emissions Scandal
# Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen to recall 80,000 cars in Ireland

Oct 1st 2015, 11:00 PM 72,951 Views 133 Comments

The company said affected customers will be contacted in the “near future”.

We're about to find out how many Volkswagens in Ireland have been hit by the emissions scandal
# Car Test
# Car Test

We're about to find out how many Volkswagens in Ireland have been hit by the emissions scandal

Oct 1st 2015, 1:10 PM 15,275 Views 44 Comments

The managing director of Volkswagen’s Irish branch is set to appear before the Oireachtas Transport Committee.

# volkswagen - Friday 25 September, 2015

This well-turned-out gentleman just took on the toughest CEO gig in the world
# What's Wrong Volks?
# What's Wrong Volks?

This well-turned-out gentleman just took on the toughest CEO gig in the world

Sep 25th 2015, 6:01 PM 14,185 Views 30 Comments

Matthias Mueller of Porsche is taking over in the hotseat at VW.

# volkswagen - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Thousands of people are getting ready to sue Volkswagen
# Das Lawsuit
# Das Lawsuit

Thousands of people are getting ready to sue Volkswagen

Sep 24th 2015, 8:44 AM 27,200 Views 72 Comments

And they were caught by a tiny watchdog.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

'Shocked and stunned' boss of Volkswagen quits his job
# Dirty Emissions
# Dirty Emissions

'Shocked and stunned' boss of Volkswagen quits his job

Sep 23rd 2015, 4:28 PM 20,752 Views 38 Comments

VW rigged nearly half a million cars to defeat US smog tests. Their CEO says it’s time for a fresh start.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Volkswagen is going to pay out billions over dirty diesel vehicles
# Das Pollution
# Das Pollution

Volkswagen is going to pay out billions over dirty diesel vehicles

Sep 22nd 2015, 1:38 PM 20,648 Views 42 Comments

Around €6.5 billion, to be precise.

# volkswagen - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Ireland must be doing well - we've been buying a shedload of new cars
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Ireland must be doing well - we've been buying a shedload of new cars

Apr 16th 2015, 11:20 AM 16,242 Views 63 Comments

And we sure do like our Volkswagens…

# volkswagen - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Ray D'Arcy's salary will be 'more than covered' by sponsorship money
# Sorted
# Sorted

Ray D'Arcy's salary will be 'more than covered' by sponsorship money

Jan 28th 2015, 1:45 PM 21,437 Views 49 Comments

The incoming chair of RTÉ has been talking stars’ pay before an Oirechtas committee this morning.

# volkswagen - Friday 24 October, 2014

Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

Volkswagen recalls 1,256 cars in Ireland

Oct 24th 2014, 5:29 PM 17,134 Views 5 Comments

If you have a Volkswagen Polo 1,2 TDI, you should definitely read this.

# volkswagen - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Is this red Volkswagen the car your car could be like? The seller thinks so
# Old Spice
From The Daily Edge
# Old Spice

Is this red Volkswagen the car your car could be like? The seller thinks so

May 24th 2014, 2:47 PM 2,810 Views 0 Comments

Look at your car. Now back at this car.

# volkswagen - Friday 9 May, 2014

What's Ireland's new favourite car?
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

What's Ireland's new favourite car?

May 9th 2014, 12:29 PM 40,312 Views 83 Comments

All change at the top of the new car sales tables…

# volkswagen - Monday 28 April, 2014

6 typically Irish grooming mistakes
# Sponsored By Volkswagen
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Volkswagen

6 typically Irish grooming mistakes

Apr 28th 2014, 4:43 PM 72,480 Views 36 Comments

Hands up, who’s guilty?

# volkswagen - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

This could be the best year for car sales since 2008
# Happy Car Dealers
# Happy Car Dealers

This could be the best year for car sales since 2008

Apr 1st 2014, 5:49 PM 10,312 Views 29 Comments

That’s according to figures out today which show almost 50,000 have been sold so far this year.

# volkswagen - Friday 7 March, 2014

New car sales went up 23 per cent in February
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

New car sales went up 23 per cent in February

Mar 7th 2014, 3:49 PM 5,646 Views 33 Comments

That’s according to the latest figures from the CSO, which compare car sales in February this year with last year.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

New Irish Volkswagen ad makes brilliant Saipan row reference
# DAS GAS AUTO
From The Daily Edge
# DAS GAS AUTO

New Irish Volkswagen ad makes brilliant Saipan row reference

Feb 26th 2014, 11:39 AM 4,027 Views 2 Comments

We doubt Roy will be too keen on it.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Unhappy campers: VW announces the end of the line for iconic 'Bus'
# Harsh Buzz
# Harsh Buzz

Unhappy campers: VW announces the end of the line for iconic 'Bus'

Dec 11th 2013, 3:41 PM 17,694 Views 27 Comments

It was the Mystery Machine and the centre of Little Miss Sunshine, but now the VW Bus is to be no more.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Further fall in car sales as industry pins hopes on '132' numberplate
# Car Sales
# Car Sales

Further fall in car sales as industry pins hopes on '132' numberplate

Jun 4th 2013, 4:10 PM 12,930 Views 101 Comments

The number of new cars sold in May was down 22.5 per cent on the same month last year, SIMI figures show.

# volkswagen - Saturday 1 June, 2013

What do you get a 100-year-old vet for his birthday?
# Centenarian
# Centenarian

What do you get a 100-year-old vet for his birthday?

Jun 1st 2013, 2:55 PM 16,445 Views 30 Comments

Jack Powell said he was “absolutely thrilled” with his new car. It is his 41st Volkswagen.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Car sales down 14 per cent in first quarter
# Car Sales
# Car Sales

Car sales down 14 per cent in first quarter

Apr 3rd 2013, 1:17 PM 7,495 Views 88 Comments

A total of 11,682 private cars were sold for the first time in March – down from 13,051 the same time last year.

# volkswagen - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Motoring industry reports 11.5pc drop in new cars sold in 2012
# Motoring
# Motoring

Motoring industry reports 11.5pc drop in new cars sold in 2012

Jan 3rd 2013, 8:12 AM 4,937 Views 41 Comments

The Society of the Irish Motoring Industry says 79,498 cars were sold in 2012 – down from almost 90,000 the year before.

# volkswagen - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Man knocked down near Gort dies
# Roads
# Roads

Man knocked down near Gort dies

Nov 17th 2012, 7:10 PM 14,749 Views 14 Comments

The man in his 60s was hit by a car as he crossed the road at Ardrahan Village in Galway last night. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

The most popular type of car licensed in Ireland last month? Volkswagen
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

The most popular type of car licensed in Ireland last month? Volkswagen

Aug 8th 2012, 1:04 PM 5,859 Views 36 Comments

The number of cars licensed in July dropped by more than 10 per cent compared to the same month last year.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Car sales drop as scrappage deal ends
# Scrappage
# Scrappage

Car sales drop as scrappage deal ends

Aug 10th 2011, 2:45 PM 421 Views 5 Comments

The number of new cars sold in Ireland fell for the first time this year as the Government’s scrappage scheme came to an end in June.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jun 29th 2011, 8:11 PM 1,880 Views 2 Comments

More violence in Greece, the Healy-Rae row just isn’t going away, Full Tilt Poker halts play and…remember that Volkswagen Vadar commerical? There’s an update.

# volkswagen - Monday 18 April, 2011

New 'less girly' Beetle unveiled - the built-in flower vase is gone
# New Beetle
# New Beetle

New 'less girly' Beetle unveiled - the built-in flower vase is gone

Apr 18th 2011, 2:36 PM 3,358 Views 1 Comment

Volkswagen reinvents the classic motor again but this time they’ve tried to make it more streamlined to appeal to men too.

# volkswagen - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

The car ad that left the Super Bowl audience all choked up
# Advertising
From The Daily Edge
# Advertising

The car ad that left the Super Bowl audience all choked up

Feb 8th 2011, 10:57 AM 1,466 Views 0 Comments

Dry your eyes, mate.

# volkswagen - Wednesday 8 December, 2010

Ireland’s most popular car in November: Renault
# Motoring
# Motoring

Ireland’s most popular car in November: Renault

Dec 8th 2010, 3:56 PM 651 Views 1 Comment

The number of new cars registered in November 2010 was well over double the amount in the same month last year.