Ex-VW boss faces hefty payout over ‘Dieselgate’

Former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn will pay the auto giant a record multimillion sum to settle a negligence claim surrounding the “Dieselgate” emissions scandal, informed sources said on Sunday. “The supervisory board validated in its meeting Saturday the main points of amicable agreements” to settle the claim, a spokesman said without giving details. Winterkorn, […]