16 Aug '16, 1pm

News: VW diesel acts were likely criminal, U.S. finds; settlement talks underway

John Voelcker 1,164 views Aug 16, 2016 Follow John Add to circle Consumer Reports tests 2015 Volkswagen Jetta TDI diesel in 'cheat mode,' October 2015 [video frame] Enlarge Photo The proposed $15 billion settlement between Volkswagen and regulators over its emission-cheating diesel cars is winding toward final approval, but VW's miseries are far from over. U.S. attorneys have been investigating the company and its introduction of "defeat device" software to pass EPA emission tests since that story broke last September. Now more news on the legal front has landed, as of yesterday afternoon. DON'T MISS: FTC warns VW dealers not to mislead owners about buybacks Justice Department officials have uncovered evidence that would qualify VW's actions as criminal, according to an exclusive report in The Wall Street Journal (may require registration). Even before specific charges are...

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