Oliver Schmidt, who was chief of Volkswagen’s environmental and engineering centre in Michigan,  plans to plead guilty to charges in relations to the diesel emissions scandal.

Volkswagen Group will offer incentives to drivers of older diesel models of its five main passenger-car brands to switch to cleaner vehicles in a bid(...)

VW admitted in September 2015 about 11 million diesel cars worldwide were outfitted with so-called defeat devices, embedded algorithms used to game emissions tests. Photograph: Kacper Pempel/Reuters

A former Audi AG manager is being charged with fraud by the US justice department for his alleged role in helping Volkswagen AG cheat emissions standa(...)