Volkswagen charged for allegedly violating Canadian emissions standards


The federal command is charging Volkswagen for allegedly importing cars into Canada that convention executives knew violated emissions standards.

The German automaker in opposition to grimaces 58 charges for violating the Canadian Environmental Protection Act for bringing 128,000 heaps into Canada with illegal emissions between 2008 and 2015.

The ensemble faces another two charges for providing misleading information.

Canada’s holder against Volkswagen comes more than four years after the attendance admitted to installing software on 11 million cars worldwide to magic emissions-testing equipment into concluding the cars ran more cleanly than they in truth did.

Volkswagen pleaded guilty to charges in the case in the United States in Cortege 2017 and was fined more than $4.3 billion US.

The company’s triumph court appearance on the Canadian charges is to occur Friday.

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