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August 28, 2017  

Volkswagen engineer gets prison, $200K fine in diesel scandal

Robert Liang has been sentenced to a 40-month prison sentence.

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August 25, 2017  

US seeks prison sentence for Volkswagen engineer in diesel scandal

63-year-old Robert Liang asks judge to consider a sentence of probation, 1,500 hours of community service.

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July 26, 2017  

Daimler stands by diesel despite growing controversy

Q2 net profit up a scant 2% compared with a year ago, to $2.9 billion.

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July 25, 2017  

Volkswagen exec jailed in US diesel scandal to plead guilty

US District Judge refuses to release Oliver Schmidt on bond from a Michigan jail, saying he might flee.

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July 24, 2017  

German automakers’ shares fall on diesel emissions concerns

Newsmagazine report claims the automakers have colluded for years over diesel technology.

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July 21, 2017  

Volkswagen emissions scandal settlement reaches $1.3 billion

Environmental regulators say some of the vehicles emitted up to 40 times the allowed levels of nitrous oxides.

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July 18, 2017  

Daimler recalls 3 million vehicles to ease diesel doubts

Automaker expects recall to cost $254.21 million.

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May 24, 2017  

US files lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler over cheated emissions tests

Claims the automaker put software-based features on diesel engines in nearly 104,000 trucks and Jeeps between 2014 to 2016.

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May 19, 2017  

Fiat Chrysler in talks with government over diesels

EPA claims the automaker used software that allowed diesel vehicles to emit more pollution on the road than they do in emissions tests.

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May 10, 2017  

Volkswagen chairman defends decision not to publish probe results

Automaker says disclosing further results of the probe would expose it to “unacceptable legal risks.”

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April 24, 2017  

Volkswagen ordered to pay $2.8B in emission scandal

Vehicles were programmed to turn on pollution controls during testing and off while on the road.

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March 15, 2017  

Audi’s German headquarters searched in emissions probe

VW and Audi vehicles with 2-litre diesel engines make up the bulk of those caught up in Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal.

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November 21, 2016  

Scandal costs force Volkswagen to shed 30K jobs

Automaker says the job cuts will save $4 billion annually.

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June 29, 2016  

What Volkswagen owners can expect from emissions settlement

Answers to questions about the largest class-action settlement in the history of the American auto industry.

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June 20, 2016  

Former Volkswagen chief investigated over emissions scandal

Prosecutor says the ex-CEO wasn’t quick enough to inform investors of the automaker’s emissions cheating scandal.