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Rajesh Patel

Rajesh Patel

Asked on 17 January, 2019

How many cars were affected by the scandal?

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The 2015 Volkswagen emissions scandal, also known as the Dieselgate scandal, affected around 11 million cars worldwide.

Tejas Patel

Tejas Patel

Asked on 17 January, 2019

How many cars were affected in the US?

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Around 500,000 cars were affected in the US, and Volkswagen offered "substantial compensation" and buyback offers for the owners of the affected cars.

Paridhi Rathore

Paridhi Rathore

Asked on 17 January, 2019

Which model years were affected?

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Several Volkswagen cars manufactured between 2009 and 2015 were affected.

Navya Lobo

Navya Lobo

Asked on 17 January, 2019

Were other brands under Volkswagen affected?

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Yes. Around 1.2 million Skodas and 2.1 million Audis were estimated to have been affected.

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