Top Stories

VW shareholders question bonuses in wake of US diesel deal - Reuters;

VW shareholders question bonuses in wake of US diesel deal - Reuters

ReutersVW shareholders question bonuses in wake of US diesel dealReutersFILE PHOTO: A Volkswagen logo is seen at a dealership in Seoul, South Korea, August 2, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo - RTX2YF74. By Edward Taylor and Simon Jessop | FRANKFURT/LONDON. FRANKFURT/LONDON Volkswagen (VOWG_p.and more »

Volkswagen to Pay $4.3 Billion to US, 6 VW Executives Indicted - CarComplaints.com;

Volkswagen to Pay $4.3 Billion to US, 6 VW Executives Indicted - CarComplaints.com

CarComplaints.comVolkswagen to Pay $4.3 Billion to US, 6 VW Executives IndictedCarComplaints.comIn addition, U.S. prosecutors have indicted six Volkswagen executives for their roles in the emissions fraud. By pleading guilty, VW will pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty and another $1.5 billion penalty to satisfy claims connected to the automaker ...and more »

Volkswagen AG agrees to pay $4.3bn penalty - Irish Examiner;

Volkswagen AG agrees to pay $4.3bn penalty - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerVolkswagen AG agrees to pay $4.3bn penaltyIrish ExaminerVolkswagen AG took a major step toward resolving one of the darkest chapters in its history yesterday, pleading guilty in the US to an emissions-cheating scandal and agreeing to pay $4.3bn (€4bn) in penalties, while prosecutors announced charges ...and more »

Volkswagen Will Pay Up In Emissions Scandal - Vocativ;

Volkswagen Will Pay Up In Emissions Scandal - Vocativ

VocativVolkswagen Will Pay Up In Emissions ScandalVocativFollowing the scandal surrounding Volkswagen's admitted deception of the Environmental Protection Agency and consumers that came to light in 2015, Volkswagen has agreed to pay $4.3 billion. Six executives with the company have been indicted on ...and more »

Here Are The Six VW Executives Charged For The Dieselgate Scandal - CarBuzz;

Here Are The Six VW Executives Charged For The Dieselgate Scandal - CarBuzz

CarBuzzHere Are The Six VW Executives Charged For The Dieselgate ScandalCarBuzzOnly days before the US presidential transition, the US Justice Department has announced that it has indicted six Volkswagen executives for their part in the Dieselgate scandal. According to The Washington Post, at least a few of these executives are ...and more »

Volkswagen Pleads Guilty In Emissions Scandal, Agrees To Pay $4.3 Billion - NDTV

Volkswagen Pleads Guilty In Emissions Scandal, Agrees To Pay $4.3 BillionNDTVWashington: Six high-level Volkswagen employees have been indicted by a grand jury in the company's emissions cheating scandal, as the company admitted wrongdoing and agreed to pay a record $4.3 billion penalty. In announcing the federal indictments ...and more »

Volkswagen used a derivative of its defeat device in India: Arai - Livemint;

Volkswagen used a derivative of its defeat device in India: Arai - Livemint

LivemintVolkswagen used a derivative of its defeat device in India: AraiLivemintArai director Rashmi Urdhwareshe. Volkswagen is now in the process of recalling the cars to change this defeat device-derived software. New Delhi: German automaker Volkswagen AG used a derivative of its infamous defeat device in cars sold in India to ...and more »

VW pleads guilty to emissions cheating, will pay $4.3b - Radio New Zealand;

VW pleads guilty to emissions cheating, will pay $4.3b - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandVW pleads guilty to emissions cheating, will pay $4.3bRadio New ZealandVolkswagen has pleaded guilty to three criminal charges in the US and pay fines totalling $US4.3 billion (NZ$6b) to settle charges over the emissions-rigging scandal. The firm will pay $US2.8b in criminal fines and $US1.5b in civil fines. no caption.and more »

VW pleads guilty to US criminal charges, pays $4.3bn in 'dieselgate' - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog);

VW pleads guilty to US criminal charges, pays $4.3bn in 'dieselgate' - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)VW pleads guilty to US criminal charges, pays $4.3bn in 'dieselgate'Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)image WASHINGTON: Volkswagen AG will plead guilty to three criminal charges and pay a total $4.3 billion in fines to settle the emissions cheating scandal known as "dieselgate," US officials announced on Wednesday. The Justice Department also charged ...and more »

Volkswagen admits emissions cheating and cover-up, will pay US $4.3 billion; 6 employees indicted - Times of India;

Volkswagen admits emissions cheating and cover-up, will pay US $4.3 billion; 6 employees indicted - Times of India

Times of IndiaVolkswagen admits emissions cheating and cover-up, will pay US $4.3 billion; 6 employees indictedTimes of IndiaWASHINGTON: Six high-level Volkswagen employees from Germany were indicted in the US on Wednesday in the VW emissions-cheating scandal, while the company itself agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.3 billion - by far the biggest ...and more »

Volkswagen pleads guilty in US emissions scam - MarketWatch;

Volkswagen pleads guilty in US emissions scam - MarketWatch

MarketWatchVolkswagen pleads guilty in US emissions scamMarketWatchVolkswagen AG formally admitted to criminal wrongdoing in its diesel-emissions cheating, according to a plea agreement the auto maker filed Wednesday that also shows U.S. prosecutors are pursuing other company officials who VW acknowledged are ...and more »

US Justice Department will indict another six Volkswagen employees in diesel scandal - Autoblog (blog);

US Justice Department will indict another six Volkswagen employees in diesel scandal - Autoblog (blog)

Autoblog (blog)US Justice Department will indict another six Volkswagen employees in diesel scandalAutoblog (blog)This story has been updated with information provided by the Department of Justice. See below. Just two days after arresting Volkswagen regulatory compliance chief Oliver Schmidt in Florida on charges related to the TDI scandal, and hours after a ...and more »

6 VW employees indicted in emissions scandal; VW fined $4.3B - Chicago Sun-Times;

6 VW employees indicted in emissions scandal; VW fined $4.3B - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times6 VW employees indicted in emissions scandal; VW fined $4.3BChicago Sun-TimesGerman automaker Volkswagen AG said Tuesday it was in "advanced talks" with United States authorities over a proposed settlement in its diesel emissions scandal. | AP file photo. MICHAEL BIESECKER, TOM KRISHER and DEE-ANN DURBIN | AP ...and more »

Volkswagen in running for global sales title - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Volkswagen in running for global sales titleSarasota Herald-TribuneFRANKFURT, Germany — It's ironic: Volkswagen spent 2016 battling a huge scandal over cars it rigged to cheat on emissions tests. And now stands a decent chance to pass Toyota for the title of world's biggest carmaker for the year. Booming business in ...and more »

Volkswagen to plead guilty to criminal charges, pay $4.3 billion settlement in US - Deutsche Welle;

Volkswagen to plead guilty to criminal charges, pay $4.3 billion settlement in US - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleVolkswagen to plead guilty to criminal charges, pay $4.3 billion settlement in USDeutsche WelleThe US Department of Justice has announced that Volkswagen will plead guilty to three criminal charges and pay a record $4.3 billion in fines. The US will also charge six VW executives for various crimes. Dieselgate (picture-alliance/dpa/F. Gentsch) ...and more »

VW Dropped From Trusted-Cargo Program Over Cheating Scandal - IndustryWeek

VW Dropped From Trusted-Cargo Program Over Cheating ScandalIndustryWeekAs a result, VW vehicles and engines imported to the U.S. face a greater risk of lengthy delays at border crossings. Getty Images. Advertisement. The emissions-cheating scandal that has cost Volkswagen AG more than $20 billion has also made it harder ...and more »

US authorities pursuing more VW personnel over diesel scandal - Financial Times;

US authorities pursuing more VW personnel over diesel scandal - Financial Times

Financial TimesUS authorities pursuing more VW personnel over diesel scandalFinancial TimesFor the first time since Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal broke in September 2015, executives accused of devising the illegal software at the centre of the affair have been named. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we ...and more »

6 more VW bosses charged in emissions scandal, including former R&D head - Christian Science Monitor;

6 more VW bosses charged in emissions scandal, including former R&D head - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor6 more VW bosses charged in emissions scandal, including former R&D headChristian Science MonitorOn Wednesday, the six executives were charged with conspiracy to defraud the United States, defraud customers, and violate the Clean Air Act. Monitor's Best: Top 5. Paleo diet revamped? Prehistoric plaque reveals what Neanderthals ate. After Trump ...and more »

DOJ claims VW destroyed records as diesel crisis unfolded - Autoweek;

DOJ claims VW destroyed records as diesel crisis unfolded - Autoweek

AutoweekDOJ claims VW destroyed records as diesel crisis unfoldedAutoweekIn announcing the charges against the six individuals, which included conspiracy and wire fraud, the DOJ also leveled the charge of obstruction of justice in alleging that VW employees had destroyed documents detailing the emissions-cheating software.and more »

Daily Drive-Thru: Volkswagen reaches $4.3 billion settlement, Honda adds to Takata recalls, Tesla hires Apple ... - New York Daily News;

Daily Drive-Thru: Volkswagen reaches $4.3 billion settlement, Honda adds to Takata recalls, Tesla hires Apple ... - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDaily Drive-Thru: Volkswagen reaches $4.3 billion settlement, Honda adds to Takata recalls, Tesla hires Apple ...New York Daily NewsSix Volkswagen execs were indicted as the German automaker reached a $4.3 billion settlement in its emissions-cheating scandal. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images). BY Amanda Silvestri. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, January 12, 2017, 11:38 AM.and more »