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May
18
2017
The song remains the same: Fiat-Chrysler follows Volkswagen into court over diesel emissions

On Thursday morning, Fiat NV shares fell by 3.1 percent when it was reported that the Justice Department is preparing a civil suit against the company for selling vehicles that produce surplus diesel emissions.

May 18, 2017
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May
10
2017
Volkswagen Walks Back Pledge to Release Jones Day Report

After their emissions scandal came to light in 2015, Volkswagen pledged to “come clean” and share information in the report from the external investigation conducted by the Jones Day law firm.

May 10, 2017
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VW diesel scandal closed, Whistleblower named in book

The Volkswagen criminal case closed on Friday, with District Judge Sean Cox ordering the company to pay a $2.8 billion penalty for their emissions scandal. The case closes on a long line of scandals.

April 21, 2017
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VW Diesel Emission Crisis: Criminal Charges

The automaker may up end up paying out $4.3 billion in fines.

Jan. 13, 2017
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South Korea Seeks $31.87 Million From VW Over False Advertising

Since the story first broke in the fall of 2015, we’ve covered the Volkswagen diesel emissions crisis. One of the latest developments in this story is a report of criminal complaints aimed a VW coming from the nation of South Korea.

Dec. 8, 2016
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Veteran Volkswagen Engineer Pleads Guilty In Emissions Cheating Scandal

This marks the first criminal charge in the Justice Department’s yearlong investigation into VW’s rigging of federal air-pollution tests.

Sept. 9, 2016
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VW Diesel Scandal Cost Hits $15 Billion

The Volkswagen AG CEO said the automaker has a lot of work to do in order to regain the trust of the American People.

June 28, 2016
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Volkswagen Reportedly Considering Building Battery Factory

Volkswagen is considering building a multi-billion-euro battery factory to help reach its goal to sell 1 million electrified cars by 2025

June 1, 2016
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VW Diesel Emissions Crisis: Buy Back or Repair for 500,000 Owners Proposed

In addition to vehicle buyback, consumers who leased select 2.0 diesel vehicles may be able to end their leases.

April 22, 2016
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Report: Volkswagen To Offer $5,000 To Impacted Diesel Owners

This wouldn’t be the first time VW has offered to compensate consumers. Remember the gift card “goodwill package?”

April 20, 2016
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Dealer To Make Documentary About VW Emissions Crisis

The dealer claims he is making the film to tell the truth about Volkswagen.

April 13, 2016
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Volkswagen Pledges To ‘Redefine’ Its Brand Identity

Volkswagen is hoping to distance themselves from diesel emissions scandal.

April 6, 2016
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