NGT slaps Rs 500 cr fine on Volkswagen

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday imposed a Rs 500 crore penalty on German automaker Volkswagen for using a “cheat device” in its diesel cars to deceive emission tests. The Tribunal ordered the company to deposit the amount within two months. An NGT-appointed committee had earlier recommended a penalty of Rs 171.34 […]

Volkswagen partners with Microsoft to develop connected cars

Berlin : In its bid to become a mobility provider with fully connected vehicle fleet, German automobile group Volkswagen has entered into a strategic partnership with Microsoft to leverage the US software giant’s Cloud expertise. As part of the partnership, the two companies will collaborate to develop the “Volkswagen Automotive Cloud”, a dedicated platform for […]