Video: Volkswagen pleads guilty in US over diesel emissions scandal

Sun 12 Mar 2017 12:20 PM GST
Volkswagen has pleaded guilty in the US to criminal conduct over its diesel emissions scandal, as part of a $4.3 billion (4.02 billion euros) settlement.

The German carmaker admitted fraud, obstructing justice and falsifying statements. Describing it as a "very, very, very serious crime", the judge in Detroit set a date for sentencing next month.

(Source: euronews (in English) YouTube channel)