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Volkswagen will spend more than $15 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tests in what lawyers are calling the largest auto-related class-action settlement in U.S. history. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for up to $15.3B

WASHINGTON — Volkswagen will spend up to $15.3 billion to settle consumer…

 

In this Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, file photo, the grille of a Volkswagen car for sale is decorated with the iconic company symbol in Boulder, Colo. (Brennan Linsley/AP)

VW has only a few costly options to fix polluting diesels

DETROIT — When Volkswagen submits a plan to fix emissions-cheating diesel engines…

 

In this Sept. 22, 2015, file photo, the Volkswagen logo of a car is photographed during a car show in Frankfurt, Germany. (Michael Probst/AP)

VW diesel owners to get $1,000 in gift cards and vouchers

DETROIT — Owners of 482,000 diesel Volkswagens and Audis in the U.S.…

 

Newly appointed Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller smiles during a press statement after a meeting of Volkswagen's supervisory board in Wolfsburg, Germany, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, after CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned on Wednesday amid an emissions scandal. (Michael Sohn/AP)

VW taps head of Porsche to be new CEO amid emissions scandal

BERLIN — Volkswagen's board appointed the head of its Porsche unit as…

Newly appointed Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller smiles during a press statement after a meeting of Volkswagen's supervisory board in Wolfsburg, Germany, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, after CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned on Wednesday amid an emissions scandal. (Michael Sohn/AP)
Volkswagen supervisory board member Wolfgang Porsche, acting supervisory board head Berthold Huber, and Stephan Weil, governor of Lower Saxony and member of the supervisory board, from left, give a statement announcing that CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down amid an emissions scandal in the company's headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP)

Volkswagen CEO steps down, takes responsibility for scandal

BERLIN — Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned Wednesday, days after admitting that…

Volkswagen supervisory board member Wolfgang Porsche, acting supervisory board head Berthold Huber, and Stephan Weil, governor of Lower Saxony and member of the supervisory board, from left, give a statement announcing that CEO Martin Winterkorn stepped down amid an emissions scandal in the company's headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP)
A woman watches a video statement by Volkswagen AG  CEO Martin Winterkorn, on the company's website, in Hanover, Germany,  Tuesday Sept. 22, 2015. (Julian Sratenschulte/dpa via AP)

VW CEO: ‘I am endlessly sorry’ brand is tarnished

DETROIT — Volkswagen AG's smog-test scandal escalated Tuesday as the company acknowledged…

A woman watches a video statement by Volkswagen AG  CEO Martin Winterkorn, on the company's website, in Hanover, Germany,  Tuesday Sept. 22, 2015. (Julian Sratenschulte/dpa via AP)
In this Nov. 20, 2008 file photo a Volkswagen Jetta TDI diesel engine is displayed at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (Damian Dovarganes/AP)

VW rocked by US emissions scandal as stock slides 17 percent

BERLIN — Volkswagen's chief executive was under withering pressure Monday as an…

In this Nov. 20, 2008 file photo a Volkswagen Jetta TDI diesel engine is displayed at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (Damian Dovarganes/AP)
In this photo taken Feb. 14, 2013, a Volkswagen logo is seen on the grill of a Volkswagen on display in Pittsburgh.  (Gene J. Puskar/AP)

EPA says VW intentionally violates clean air standards

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday ordered Volkswagen to fix…

In this photo taken Feb. 14, 2013, a Volkswagen logo is seen on the grill of a Volkswagen on display in Pittsburgh.  (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Jack Dempsey/AP PhotoAudi's autonomous car drives on stage during the Audi keynote at the International Consumer Electronics Show

Autonomous car prepares for 3,500-mile US road trip

Call it a preview of the cross-country road trip of the future.…

Jack Dempsey/AP PhotoAudi's autonomous car drives on stage during the Audi keynote at the International Consumer Electronics Show