30 Aug '16, 11am

VW promises dealers it will cut prices to boost U.S. sales after diesel debacle

VW promises dealers it will cut prices to boost U.S. sales after diesel debacle

Stephen Edelstein 746 views Aug 30, 2016 2016 Volkswagen Passat SEL long-term test Enlarge Photo In addition to a cash settlement with its U.S. dealers, Volkswagen said this week it would take measures to increase its sales in the U.S. following a year of its still-unresolved diesel-emissions scandal. VW dealers were initially left out of a $14.7 billion settlement for 450,000 owners of 2.0-liter 4-cylinder TDI cars found to have illegal "defeat device" software. Dealers subsequently pushed Volkswagen management not only for a separate settlement of their own, but also a tactical reset to help boost flagging sales. DON'T MISS: What do VW dealers get from the diesel-emission settlement? VW announced last week that it was negotiating a settlement with dealers, and that it will also lower prices to make its products more attractive to consumers, reports Bloomberg. The settlem...

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