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IssacZachary
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Re: Volkswagen Group Massive Emissions Fraud Scheme

Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:55 am

I'm not sure how true this is. But apparently VW has spent much more on it's own electric vehicle research and development than what it has in fines over dieselgate. At least according to:

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SageBrush
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Re: Volkswagen Group Massive Emissions Fraud Scheme

Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:42 am

It is not true in the least. The big numbers come from a MOA related to future battery purchases.
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