The European Court denies Volkswagen AG’s appeal of an €90 million ($101 million) fine imposed by the European Union for restrictive sales practices. The court says the fine will serve as a “deterrent” for other auto makers as the EU revamps its sales and distribution rules. The case revolved around VW’s attempts to prevent German customers from buying VW- and Audi-brand vehicles in Italy during the mid-1990s. Germans were crossing the borders because the vehicles were priced lower in ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"VW Loses Appeal of EU Fine" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.