Volkswagen, Audi Emissions Class Action Settlement
Settlement Deadline: September 1, 2018

Attenion VW and Audi drivers! Volkswagen has reached proposed Settlements involving 2.0-liter Volkswagen and Audi diesel vehicles with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”), the California Attorney General, the California Air Resources Board (“CARB”), the Federal Trade Commission, and current vehicle owners/lessees and certain former vehicle owners/lessees in the United States.

If the proposed Settlements are approved by the Judge, then Volkswagen has agreed to:

  • Buy back, terminate leases or provide approved emissions modifications for nearly 475,000 2.0-liter TDI diesel cars in the United States;
  • Provide cash payments to owners/lessees;
  • Pay for environmental remediation; and
  • Promote zero emissions vehicle technology.

“All persons (including individuals and entities) who, on September 18, 2015, were registered owners or lessees of, or, in the case of non-Volkswagen Dealers, held title to or held by bill of sale dated on or before September 18, 2015, an Eligible Vehicle in the United States or its territories, or who, between September 18, 2015, and the end of the claim period, become a registered owner of, or, in the case of non-Volkswagen Dealers, hold title to or hold by bill of sale dated after September 18, 2015, but before the end of the Claims Period, an Eligible Vehicle in the United States or its territories.”

  • $5,100 or more cash payment plus Vehicle Buyback or Approved Emissions Modification for owners who had their vehicle Sept. 18, 2015 or before.
  • $2,550 or more cash payment plus Vehicle Buyback or Approved Emissions Modification for owners who had their vehicle after Sept. 18, 2015.
  • Lessees will be eligible for a no-cost Lease Termination and are eligible for a cash payment of 10 percent of the vehicle value plus $1,529.005.
  • $2,550 or more cash payment for Eligible Sellers.
September 01, 2018