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EPA chief to deal with emissions cheaters “very aggressively”

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is here to play hardball, stating that the agency must make sure what happened with Volkswagen AG – the diesel emissions scandal – never happens again.

July 18, 2017
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Volkswagen reaches agreement with local partner to sell in Iran

After 17 years without a presence in Iran, Volkswagen Group has made plans to sell the Passat and the Tiguan in Iran.

July 5, 2017
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Bosch involved in yet another emissions lawsuit

Remember the diesel emissions scandal that Volkswagen AG admitted to back in 2015? It seems it was just beginning.

May 26, 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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Volkswagen Receives Approval To Sell Repaired Diesel Vehicles

Volkswagen is now able to sell diesel-powered cars in the United States again for the first time since its emissions scandal was revealed.

March 30, 2017
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Volkswagen Pleads Guilty In Diesel Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen has plead guilty to fraud, obstruction of justice and falsifying statements as part of a $4.3 billion settlement reached with the U.S. Justice Department in January over the automaker’s diesel emissions scandal.

March 10, 2017
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Report: Volkswagen To Pay $10 Billion For Diesel Emissions Settlement

The $10 billion settlement would be the largest in the history of the auto industry.

June 24, 2016
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Estimated Cost Of VW Emissions Scandal Reaches $18 Billion

The company had set aside approximately $7 billion to cover the cost of repairs.

April 22, 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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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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Dealership Owner Sues Volkswagen Over Emissions Scandal

The dealer bought a VW store three days before news of the scandal broke.

April 7, 2016
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Porsche Hands Out Record-Setting Bonuses

The U.S. Justice Department has sued VW for $46 billion, however, Porsche seems to be doing just fine.

March 17, 2016
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