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Volkswagen sued by first major German customer over dieselgate

by Sam Sheehan, Autocar UK Feb 07, 2017

Fish distributor Deutsche See claimed its fleet of Volkswagens were sold with the promise they were the most environmentally friendly option



Passenger Vehicles

Germany likely to ban combustion engine cars by 2030

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar UK Jun 17, 2016

Government official voices intent to only allow emission-free models to be sold on German market.


Volkswagen’s Oliver Schmidt arrested by FBI in dieselgate case

Industry by Sam Sheehan, Autocar UK Jan 11, 2017

Schmidt is accused of conspiring to keep US regulators from finding VW’s cheat software back in 2014; more arrests are planned.


Volkswagen to pay $ 4.3 billion to USA for dieselgate

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 11, 2017

The settlement with American authorities also pushes costs beyond the € 18.2 billion the company had set aside to cover the costs.