Volkswagen Slapped With Largest Fine in U.S. History
Wochit Headline News - Friday, 21 April 2017
A federal judge in Detroit Friday signed off on what could be one of the last big developments in the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal. The judge ordered the German maker to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty negotiated as part of a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department. The ruling now brings to around $30 billion the costs VW will incur after being caught rigging two of its diesel engines to pass U.S.