Highlights / emissions scandal

Economy, Environment & Animal Life

Canada charges Volkswagen for emission standards violations

The federal government has charged German carmaker Volkswagen with breaking Canada’s environmental protection laws by allegedly importing cars into the country equipped with software designed to hide violations of emission standards. Volkswagen faces 58 counts of contravening the Canadian Environmental »

Economy, Society

Volkswagen and Audi reach deal to compensate customers affected by emissions scandal

Volkswagen Canada has reached a deal to compensate about 105,000 Canadian vehicle owners affected by a diesel engine emissions scandal over rigged emissions data. The settlement could cost Volkswagen Canada and Audi Canada $2.1 billion if accepted by courts in Ontario and »