Despite continued fallout from its “Dieselgate” emissions testing scandal, Volkswagen remains one of the world’s biggest automakers. And like many of its rivals, the company is pushing into new areas including self-driving and electric cars. It has also partnered with longtime rivals like Ford and Toyota subsidiary Hino Motors to develop commercial vehicles such as trucks and delivery vans.
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Sales of the Beetle have been declining in the U.S. as Americans preferred bigger models.
Volkswagen is surely jealous.