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August 1, 2018  

Volkswagen sees profit rise but warns on trade disputes

VW CEO says “growing protectionism also poses major challenges for the globally integrated automotive industry.”

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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 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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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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January 12, 2017  

Six employees indicted in Volkswagen emissions scandal

Company has agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $4.3 billion in penalties.

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January 11, 2017  

Emissions cheating deal could put Volkswagen employees in hot seat

The automaker has reached a $15 billion civil settlement with environmental authorities and car owners in the US.

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September 12, 2016  

VW engineer pleads guilty in emissions case, will co-operate

James Robert Liang of Newberry Park, Californi entered the plea in Detroit to one count of conspiracy to defraud the government.

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July 26, 2016  

Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

Preliminary approval would allow vehicle owners to be notified of terms

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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.

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February 9, 2016  

Quality control chief leaves scandal hit Volkswagen

Frank Tuch will be replaced by the automaker’s current head of technical development.

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December 14, 2015  

Global Volkswagen sales down 2.2% in November amid emissions scandal

US sales were down 15.3% to 45,300 units.

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December 3, 2015  

Emissions scandal cuts VW US sales by 25% in November

Automaker blames stop-sale orders for diesel-powered vehicles.

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November 10, 2015  

VW to offer $1,000 in goodwill to diesel owners

Gift cards and vouchers for those stuck in the cheating scandal

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October 28, 2015  

VW CEO apologizes for emissions scandal

Tells Tokyo auto show Volkswagen promises it won’t happen again.

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September 24, 2015  

Volkswagen CEO steps down amid emissions scandal

Winterkorn takes responsibility for “irregularities” found by US inspectors in VW’s diesel engines.