SHARE THIS ARTICLE

Not long after U.

S. authorities filed sealed charges against Volkswagen Group's former chief executive officer Martin Winterkorn, they granted the new CEO, Herbert Diess, a rare safe-passage deal, sources say.

The Justice Department agreement allows Diess, who was promoted last month to lead the 12-brand group that includes Audi, Bentley and Porsche, to travel the world freely without fear of being arrested in connection with the diesel-cheating investigation in the U.S., according to two people familiar with the matter.



Read Article


US Authorities Tell New VW CEO They Will Not Arrest Him If He Travels

About the Author

Agent009

User Comments

LexSucks
absent
MDarringer
joneshamilton
mini22

Add your Comments

Images hosted in your AgentSpace can now be posted in the comments section using the following syntax (case matters): [img]IMAGE URL[/img]
Example: [img]http://agent001.myautospies.com/images/sample.jpg[/img]