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: 2,299 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
“I, Halimah Yacob, having been elected as President of the Republic of Singapore, do solemnly swe...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Thousands applied, but ultimately, only 500 individuals have so far been selected gets a Ford GT...
Photo
EA has just previewed its latest installment of the Need For Speed franchise and BMW's new M5...
Photo
Following his major accident on Saturday behind the wheel of a Rimac Concept_One, “The Grand Tour...
Photo
Nobody expected the price of the first Civic Type R to jump as high as it had within the first tw...
Photo
There has been a rapid rise of companies in China wanting to produce electric vehicles but they g...
   Lifestyle Articles