All posts tagged "emissions"
EPA Moves to Regulate Climate-Warming Airliner Pollution
To use authority under Clean Air Act to impose limits on emissions
- Posted July 25, 2016
Volkswagen Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready
Plan includes a computer software update and a larger catalytic converter
- Posted July 22, 2016
Volkswagen Settles Emissions-Cheating Cases for Up to $15.3B
Also settled with 44 states, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico, agreeing to pay about $603 million
- Posted June 28, 2016
What Volkswagen Owners Can Expect from Emissions Settlement
Company will spend more than $15B to settle lawsuits and government allegations
- Posted June 28, 2016
AP Sources: VW to Pay Near $10.2B to Settle Emissions Claims
Money mainly to compensate 482,000 owners of cars with engines programmed to cheat on emissions tests
- Posted June 24, 2016
Volkswagen to Take $18.2 Billion Hit on Emissions Scandal
Proposed deal would include buy-back of almost 500,000 vehicles
- Posted April 22, 2016
FTC Sues VW Over False ‘Clean Diesel’ Advertising Claims
WASHINGTON – A federal consumer watchdog sued Volkswagen on Tuesday, charging the company made false claims in commercials promoting its “Clean Diesel” vehicles as environmentally friendly. The German automaker hastily pulled the ads following last year’s admission...
- Posted March 29, 2016
VW European Sales Show Biggest Contraction Since Scandal
MILAN – The marquee Volkswagen brand saw its biggest sales contraction in January since the German carmaker was engulfed in its diesel emissions scandal. The European carmaker’s association ACEA reported on Tuesday that sales of Volkswagen brand...
- Posted February 16, 2016
Scandal-hit Volkswagen Sees US Sales Fall 7 Pct in January
FRANKFURT, Germany – Automaker Volkswagen says global sales rose 3.7 percent in January, held back by sagging economies in Brazil and Russia and by an emissions scandal that hurt figures in the United States. The company said...
- Posted February 12, 2016
Last Land Rover Defender Rolls off Production Lines in UK
LONDON – The last Land Rover Defender, the famed 4×4 off-road vehicle that has been made for almost seven decades, has rolled off the production line in Britain. More than two million of the boxy vehicles have...
- Posted January 29, 2016