VW officials destroyed files, emails as diesel cheating unraveled, U.S. prosecutors sayThu, 12, Jan 2017
Volkswagen's plot to cheat emissions tests was quickly unraveling by 2015. On August 19, an employee told regulators for the first time that VW's diesel cars were designed to behave differently during tests, leading some executives and engineers to begin deleting files and emails, U.S. prosecutors claim.
Volkswagen CEO to stay away from Detroit auto showWed, 04, Jan 2017
Volkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller will miss the Detroit auto show next week, the German carmaker said, amid uncertainty over its chances of settling a U.S. criminal investigation into its emissions scandal.