News & Updates: Volkswagen Diesel

2017

Volkswagen and Consumer Class reach agreement in principle in Canada involving 3.0L diesel vehicles

Volkswagen and Consumer Class reach agreement in principle in Canada involving 3.0L diesel vehicles. For more information, please go to: https://www.vwcanadasettlement.ca/en

2017

Courts approve consumer settlement in Canada for Volkswagen and Audi 2.0L TDI vehicles nationwide

Courts approve consumer settlement in Canada for Volkswagen and Audi 2.0L TDI vehicles nationwide
2015

US Environmental Protection Agency issues a second Notice of Violation to Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche. The Notice of Violation alleges that Volkswagen developed and installed a defeat device in certain light duty diesel vehicles equipped with 3.0 liter engines for model years 2014 through 2016 that increases emissions of nitrogen oxide up to nine times EPA’s standard.

Second Notice of Violation issued by US Environmental Protection Agency
2015

Government of Canada opens an investigation into Volkswagen’s alleged use of defeat devices to circumvent emissions regulations.

Environment Canada Opens Investigation
2015

US Environmental Protection Agency issues a Notice of Violation alleging that model year 2009 – 2015 Volkswagen and Audi diesel cars equipped with 2.0 liter engines included software that circumvents EPA emissions standards for nitrogen oxides.

Notice of Violation issued by the US Environmental Protection Agency