Diesel Deception Sets Up a New Challenge for VW's CEO

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  • Supervisory board meets Friday on CEO's contract extension
  • German carmaker admitted to cheating on U.S. emissions tests

Volkswagen Admits Cheating U.S. Diesel Emissions Tests

Volkswagen AG Chief Executive Officer Martin Winterkorn, fresh from winning a power struggle with his former mentor and chairman, Ferdinand Piech, has been thrust into his next battle. Only this time he faces a far greater adversary: the U.S. consumer.

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