11/01/2017 Volkswagen agrees to $4.3 bn diesel-gate settlement
Volkswagen pleads guilty to US charges over emissions cheating
Volkswagen close to $4.3bn US settlement over emissions scandal
Volkswagen to pay $4.3 billion in fines in the emission scandal
Volkswagen pleads guilty, agrees to US$4.3 bil. settlement in U.S.
Federal Judge Approves Billion Dollar Volkswagen Settlement
Volkswagen agreed to plead guilty to the emissions-cheating scandal and to pay $4.3 bn in penalties. 6 Volkswagen executives were charged. In 2015, the company admitted to installing secret software in hundreds of thousands of US diesel cars to cheat exhaust emissions tests and make them appear cleaner.