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Thursday, March 22, 2018
Fiat, EPA

EPA Accuses Fiat Chrysler Of Excess Diesel Emissions

The EPA accused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV of illegally using hidden software to allow excess diesel emissions to go undetected, the result of a probe that stemmed from regulators’ investigation of rival Volkswagen AG.

January 12, 2017
Judge approves record breaking VW settlement

U.S. Judge Approves $14.7 Billion Settlement Over VW Diesel Vehicles

In total, Volkswagen has agreed to date to spend up to $16.5 billion in connection with the diesel emissions scandal, including payments to dealers, states and attorneys for owners. The scandal rattled VW’s global business, harmed its reputation and prompted the ouster of its CEO.

October 25, 2016

Volkswagen CEO Says Recall To Start In January, Be Completed End-2016

New CEO says company could “shine again” in two to three years.

October 6, 2015