The U.S. Justice Department finds evidence against VW of criminal wrongdoing, while Tesla falls short of delivery projections and one of its cars catches fire during a test drive in France.
The Federal Trade Commission says it’s suing Volkswagen Group of America over deceptive ads created to promote its “clean diesel” cars.
The EPA hands Volkswagen a 2nd notice of violation of the Clean Air Act for more problems with VW’s diesel cars.
Volkswagen owners seem uncertain about keeping their cars, though they may feel they have no choice if they don’t want to lose money.
Volkswagen’s CEO resigns and a rash of class-action lawsuits are filed as the company’s woes over its diesel-engine emissions continue.
Volkswagen’s manipulation of its diesel autos’ emissions readings cost the company its reputation and the U.S. Treasury millions in improper tax credits.
News today that Volkswagen is looking to boost its share of the U.S. car market from the paltry 2 percent it’s sitting at now. Worldwide, Volkswagen is the third largest automaker in terms of production, so it does seem a little odd the German automotive giant doesn’t have a bigger footprint in this country. The