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Volkswagen Faces 19.7 Billion Euro Fine In France Over Dieselgate
Volkswagen Faces 19.7 Billion Euro Fine In France Over Dieselgate

23 May 2017, 15:49 UTC / Several years ago, someone at Volkswagen had the idea to cheat in emissions tests to save money for the company. It worked until 2015, but backfired like hell

 
Volkswagen And Audi Sales in the USA Increased in April Thanks To MY2015 Cars
Volkswagen And Audi Sales in the USA Increased in April Thanks To MY2015 Cars

3 May 2017, 16:52 UTC / The Volkswagen Group received the EPA's approval to sell dieselgate-affected vehicles in the USA, and this brought an increase in sales results for last month

 
First Book About Dieselgate Identifies Whistleblower, His Lawyer Says No Comment
First Book About Dieselgate Identifies Whistleblower, His Lawyer Says No Comment

23 Apr 2017, 11:03 UTC / The first book about Volkswagen's emissions scandal will be available next month, and those who read it say that the whistleblower's identity is revealed

 
VW's Dieselgate Case Sentenced, Company Will Pay $4.3 Billion To U.S. Government
VW's Dieselgate Case Sentenced, Company Will Pay $4.3 Billion To U.S. Government

23 Apr 2017, 08:41 UTC / Volkswagen's Dieselgate case was sentenced this week, and the company will have to pay $4.3 billion in fines and penalties, on top of what it owes to customers

 
German Prosecutors Raid Audi's Offices And Facilities, Dieselgate To Blame
German Prosecutors Raid Audi's Offices And Facilities, Dieselgate To Blame

15 Mar 2017, 15:54 UTC / Audi's offices and factories in Germany have been raided by prosecutors who were searching for evidence in the Dieselgate scandal. This is a first for the brand

 
Dieselgate: Volkswagen Pleads Guilty In U.S. Lawsuit, Sentence Arrives In April
Dieselgate: Volkswagen Pleads Guilty In U.S. Lawsuit, Sentence Arrives In April

13 Mar 2017, 10:03 UTC / Volkswagen's legal representatives in the USA have pleaded guilty in the lawsuit against the company. A sentence will arrive on April 21, 2017

 
Volkswagen Gets Sued by Major German Customer Over Dieselgate
Volkswagen Gets Sued by Major German Customer Over Dieselgate

6 Feb 2017, 17:57 UTC / Deutsche See, a German fish distributor, has filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen for misrepresenting its vehicles as being "eco-friendly." The firm has 500 VWs

 
Regular Car Reviews Checks Out a 2012 Golf TDI, Talks About Cheating
Regular Car Reviews Checks Out a 2012 Golf TDI, Talks About Cheating

10 Jan 2017, 15:24 UTC / The likes to dislikes ratio of this video tells us everybody agrees cheating happens and that VW got a bad rep because it's a foreign company

 
The Stripped Out Volkswagen Golf TDI Gets Test-Driven
The Stripped Out Volkswagen Golf TDI Gets Test-Driven

23 Dec 2016, 19:02 UTC / Volkswagen's TDI scandal has led to many people doing strange things. But has Joe Mayer taken things too far? It's up to the judges to decide

 
Dieselgate-Affected Volkswagen Owners Warned By Judge Not To Part Out Their Cars
Dieselgate-Affected Volkswagen Owners Warned By Judge Not To Part Out Their Cars

23 Dec 2016, 09:30 UTC / A Federal judge has warned the owners of Volkswagen models that have been affected by Dieselgate not to dismantle parts from their cars before trading them in

 
Volkswagen Postpones Buyback Appointment For The Most Stripped Out Golf TDI
Volkswagen Postpones Buyback Appointment For The Most Stripped Out Golf TDI

21 Dec 2016, 09:21 UTC / Yesterday, we showed you what we believed to be the most stripped out VW Golf TDI that was still running. Volkswagen postponed the owner's buyback appointment

 
Volkswagen Signs Canada's Biggest Settlement Ever Because of Dieselgate
Volkswagen Signs Canada's Biggest Settlement Ever Because of Dieselgate

20 Dec 2016, 09:12 UTC / Volkswagen has agreed to pay damages to its Dieselgate-affected customers in Canada, along with a buy-back possibility for each car involved.

 
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler Is Off The Hook In Volkswagen Emissions Scandal
Audi CEO Rupert Stadler Is Off The Hook In Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

27 Sep 2016, 13:25 UTC / Rupert Stadler, the CEO of Audi, had been questioned by investigators regarding the Dieselgate situation. Sources say he was cleared of all suspicion

 
Lawyers Claim Bosch Asked VW For Legal Protection Over Defeat Device
Lawyers Claim Bosch Asked VW For Legal Protection Over Defeat Device

7 Sep 2016, 17:45 UTC / The lawsuit filed by a group of Volkswagen owners of dieselgate-affected cars has been revised, and now accuses Bosch of further insight on the defeat device

 
US Owners of Dieselgate Affected VW Cars Are More Interested In Buyback Than Fix
US Owners of Dieselgate Affected VW Cars Are More Interested In Buyback Than Fix

30 Aug 2016, 09:32 UTC / One month after VW's settlement program for owners of cars with 2.0-liter TDI engines received a preliminary approval, half of the owners want a buyback

 
Germany's Transport Authority Approves Volkswagen's Fix For 1.2 TDI Engines
Germany's Transport Authority Approves Volkswagen's Fix For 1.2 TDI Engines

15 Aug 2016, 13:12 UTC / Volkswagen has received the approval of Germany's Federal Transport Authority for its proposed fix of the 1.2-liter TDI engines. It will benefit 460,000 cars

 
Volkswagen Got Fined $5.5 million In Italy Because of Dieselgate
Volkswagen Got Fined $5.5 million In Italy Because of Dieselgate

9 Aug 2016, 16:17 UTC / Italy's Anti-Trust Agency has fined Volkswagen with five million euros for deceiving emission tests with specially-designed software.

 
Some VW TDI Owners Might Keep Driving Their Cars Without Being Fixed
Some VW TDI Owners Might Keep Driving Their Cars Without Being Fixed

27 Jul 2016, 14:26 UTC / According to a report, some of the Dieselgate-affected vehicles sold in the USA could still be driven without being fixed, even after the settlement

 
Volkswagen Receives Preliminary Approval of 2.0 TDI Settlement Plan
Volkswagen Receives Preliminary Approval of 2.0 TDI Settlement Plan

27 Jul 2016, 08:07 UTC / VW has announced it has received the preliminary approval of its settlement plan for US customers of vehicles with 2.0-liter TDI engines affected by Dieselgate

 
Maryland Attorney General Says Volkswagen Is Facing More Lawsuits In U.S.
Maryland Attorney General Says Volkswagen Is Facing More Lawsuits In U.S.

19 Jul 2016, 13:32 UTC / VW to face suit from U.S. states over diesel emissions, Maryland attorney general saysVW to face suit from U.S. states over diesel emissions, Maryland attorney