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Audi accepts €800 million fine to settle diesel emissions investigation

By Emily Casswell

17 October 2018

Audi accepts €800 million fine to settle diesel emissions investigation Audi dealership (Credit: iStock.com/jetcityimage)

Munich prosecutors have fined car manufacturer Audi €800 million – the second-highest corporate fine ever in Germany – for breach of supervisory duties in connection with the diesel emissions scandal.