SHANGHAI — Shanghai Volkswagen Automotive Co. Ltd. is sending a team of investigators to examine claims of quality problems in hundreds of Volkswagen Santanas recently purchased for taxi use in Ningbo, a company spokesman says. Some 200 Ningbo taxi drivers reportedly launched a protest in response to quality problems of their Santana models, and were prepared to bring their complaints to Shanghai. The city recently replaced 2,000 of its 2,200 Tianjin Xiali taxis with Santanas, but the ...
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