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VW’s core brand posts a slight sales loss in October


While Volkswagen Passenger Cars managed record deliveries in the period to October, for the first time passing the five million unit mark so fast, the last month’s figures were not so positive for the carmaker. The core Volkswagen brand – which has been struggling recently to reach earnings margins closer to the figures posted by sister brands in the group – ...
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