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VW emissions scandal: three US states plan to sue Volkswagen

by Jimi Beckwith, Autocar UK Jul 19, 2016

Volkswagen has agreed to an £11 billion settlement to compensate US customers, but some states are still pursuing legal action.




VW emissions scandal USA: $14.7 billion settlement gets initial approval

Industry by Jimi Beckwith and Doug Revolta, Autocar UK Jul 28, 2016

The money will be used to compensate some 475,000 drivers, and the settlement figure could get final approval on October 18 at a hearing.


Ex-VW boss Martin Winterkorn to receive £7 million; total staff payments amount to £49 million

Industry by Jim Holder, Autocar UK Apr 28, 2016

New VW Group boss Matthias Müller admits diesel emissions fix has been delayed, but pledges it will be completed on time.

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Volkswagen emissions scandal: VW reaches a settlement with US government

Passenger Vehicles by Jimi Beckwith, Autocar UK Jun 28, 2016

Volkswagen has agreed to an $14.7 billion (Rs 92,859 crore) settlement to compensate US customers and fix or buy back their affected vehicles.


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.