On July 26th the U.S. District Court, Judge Charles Breyer granted preliminary approval of the consumer class settlement agreement reached on June 28 regarding affected 2.0L TDI vehicles in the United States. The proposed settlement is subject to final approval by the U.S. District Court, which is expected in fall 2016, and applies to the U.S. market only.
On July 29th the Ontario Superior Court of Justice received an update from Volkswagen and the other parties on the progress of proceedings and discussions regarding affected 2.0L TDI vehicles in Canada. The parties informed the Court that discussions are ongoing. As discussions continue, the Court’s order to keep the details confidential will remain in place.
Canadian customers do not need to take any action at this time. Customers will be notified when further information is available. Additional details about the U.S. class settlement are available at: