Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

0

Volkswagen to not sue South Korea for the sales ban of 80 model variants

By Faiming_low on 31 Aug 2016 in Other News

Attached Image According to Reuters, the Volkswagen has decided not to take South Korea to court for the sales ban as the process could be a lengthy and costly one.

The Korean authorities have banned the sales of up to 80 model variants consisting of Volkswagen, Audi and Bentley since last month and is described by Volkswagen as the 'most severe' action taken.

The report also said that the company will instead focus instead on trying to achieve certification for the affected vehicles and resume sales in no time. Other than the sales ban, the automotive giant has also been slapped with a 17.8 billion won (S$20 million) by the Korean environment ministry.


Viewed: 2,283 times

Faiming_low
Written by Faiming_low
Since young, Fai Ming has always centered his life around cars. In fact his first word was 'car' and not 'mum' or 'dad'. Aren't kids cute?



 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Feel like having your McLaren 570GT as light as possible? McLaren's new feather wrap option i...
Photo
ComfortDelGro rolls out fixed flat fares next week and similar to times in the mid-1950, commuter...
Photo
Honda has just announced that its new Civic Type R is the fastest front-wheel drive car around th...
Photo
The Honda Civic Si was recently unveiled and will go on sale in America next month. It will sit...
Photo
Norwegian Cruise Line and Scuderia Ferrari Watches has come together to install a Ferrari branded...
   Lifestyle Articles