Daimler will settle its diesel emissions cheating scandal with the US for over $2 billion

The Verge | Aug 13, 2020 at 8:49 PM
  • Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, is paying over $2 billion to make its own diesel emissions cheating scandal go away in the United States.
  • Daimler has also settled a separate class action lawsuit from vehicle owners to the tune of $700 million, including attorneys’ fees.
  • The California Attorney General’s Office and Department of Justice did not immediately respond to requests for comment.