VW To Fix, Buy Back Some Cars In Emissions Fraud Deal

Law360, New York (April 21, 2016, 12:43 PM EDT) -- Volkswagen offered Thursday to fix or buy back cars with 2-liter engines equipped with the infamous defeat device software meant to fool emissions tests as part of a settlement to resolve U.S. Department of Justice claims that the German automaker had installed such software in more than half a million diesel vehicles.

A Volkswagen vehicle owner holds a sign outside of a San Francisco federal court building on Thursday. (Credit: AP) Volkswagen made the settlement proposal at a hearing Thursday in federal court in San Francisco,...
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