German prosecutors looks into possible fine for supplier Bosch

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Prosecutors in Stuttgart, Germany, are looking into a possible fine for auto supplier Robert Bosch for dealing Volkswagen with engine management software that the automaker used to cheat vehicle emissions tests. Volkswagen has paid out over 27 billion euros ($31 billion) in fines for using illegal software to disguise excessive levels of pollution from its […]

Fiat Chrysler owners suing automakers in U.S. diesel case

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Lawyers representing owners of Fiat Chrysler diesel vehicles informed a U.S. judge they are seeking up to $106.5 million in legal costs and out-of-pocket costs in relation with a settlement over excess vehicle emissions, but they are discussing to finalize the amount, officials stated on Wednesday. The attorneys stated in a filing late on Tuesday […]

Fiat Chrysler discussing potential diesel emissions settlement

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Lawyers for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and owners of the automaker’s diesel-powered vehicles are in settlement talks over accusations of excess diesel emissions, a court-appointed adviser stated Tuesday. In May, the U.S. Justice Department took legal action against Fiat Chrysler, accusing the company of unlawfully using software that resulted in excess emissions in almost 104,000 […]

Fiat Chrysler to participate in settlement talks concerning diesel emissions

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will take part in settlement talks with lawyers representing vehicle owners taking legal action against the automaker due to excess diesel emissions in Washington on October 12, a court-appointed settlement adviser stated Wednesday. In May, the United States Justice Department sued Fiat Chrysler, alleging the automaker of illegally using software that […]

BMW to Look For Compensation From Bosch for Auto Production Disruption

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BMW will look for compensation from Robert Bosch GmbH after missing out on parts for models consisting the bestselling 3-Series sedan caused production interruptions in Germany, China and South Africa. An absence of steering gears provided by Bosch, the world’s biggest vehicle parts provider, suggests there’s only limited car production at different German plants, while […]

Volkswagen, Robert Bosch will pay $1.55 billion to settle U.S. diesel claims

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Volkswagen has accepted pay at least $1.22 billion to repair or buy back nearly 80,000 polluting U.S. 3.0 liter diesel-engine automobiles to settle claims it fitted illegal emissions-cheating software to the vehicles, court documents revealed. Auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH also agreed to pay $327.5 million to U.S. diesel Volkswagen owners, as per the files […]