How China Made Volkswagen the World’s Biggest Carmaker

Chinese auto workers on the assembly line at the FAW-Volkswagen plant in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province, during the visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on July 6, 2014. (GOH CHAI HIN/AFP/Getty Images)
Chinese auto workers on the assembly line at the FAW-Volkswagen plant in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province, during the visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on July 6, 2014. (GOH CHAI HIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Despite a global scandal about fuel emissions, Volkswagen beat Toyota in selling the most cars in the world in 2016. Volkswagen became the biggest carmaker...


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