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Volkswagen CEO predicts a comeback for diesel cars

Governments need this technology if they want to meet emissions goals on CO2, he says

Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller's comments are bold, given that VW has set aside US$30b in provisions for fines and legal costs stemming from the company cheating on government emissions tests.


VOLKSWAGEN, whose global emissions-cheating scandal put the future of diesel engines in doubt, expects consumers to return to the embattled technology - and soon.

Its chief executive officer Matthias Mueller told reporters on Monday at the Geneva International Motor Show: "...