BEIJING — Volkswagen AG’s joint venture in China, FAWVolkswagen Automobile Co Ltd, will recall 577,590 Golf and Sagitar cars because of a headlight fuse defect that may lead to safety risks, the quality watchdog said on Wednesday.
The recall covers 416,364 Golfs produced between September 2009 and May 2014, and 161,226 Sagitars produced between July 2010 and March 2012, said the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine.
The watchdog said the defects could cause headlight failure. FAWVolkswagen, majority owned by stateowned China FAW Group Corp, could not be immediately reached for comment. Volkswagen China declined to comment.
In March, Volkswagen recalled over 1 million Audi vehicles due to potential leaks and coolant pumps faults.
The German carmaker delivered nearly 4 million vehicles in China last year, two fifth of its global sales.Follow @gorkhapost
Cricket stadium constructed in Hetauda
HETAUNDA — The construction of a national level cricket stadium has been completed in Hetauda.
The cricket stadium of national standard has been constructed at Huprachaur of Hetauda with the technical support of Makawanpur Cricket Association and coordination of District Sports Development Committee
It took two years to complete the construction of cricket stadium. The stadium along with cricket pitch and morning walk track has been constructed at the cost of around Rs 3 million.
The stadium is appropriate for national tournament and practice, said District Sports Development Committee Chairperson Madhav Timilsina. The cricket ground has the length of 140 metres and breadth of 120 metres.Follow @gorkhapost