VW Settles Suspension Defect Class Action For $57M

Law360 (July 29, 2019, 2:18 PM EDT) -- Volkswagen will offer free tire rotations and reimbursement for previous rotations for certain vehicles as part of a $57 million settlement to end a proposed class action in Florida federal court that claimed the company knowingly sold cars with defective suspensions.

Volkswagen Group of America Inc. and the proposed class of car buyers on Friday asked U.S. District Judge Robert N. Scola Jr. to give preliminary approval to the settlement, which includes up to $7.7 million in attorney fees and expenses, plus $2,500 in incentive awards for each of the class representatives.

Class members who own 2009 to 2017 Volkswagen CC...

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