Gasoline Audi, Bentley, Porsche, and Volkswagen Fuel Economy Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, and Bentley have agreed to pay just short of $95 million to settle a class action on their vehicles’ fuel economy. The complaint in this consolidated case alleged that certain of the companies’ gasoline-powered vehicles sold in the US had software installed that made them emit more carbon dioxide than they were supposed to and obtain worse fuel economy on the road than in test conditions.

Docket Number:

3:15-md-2672

Company: Volkswagen

Filing Deadline: May 28, 2020

Objection Deadline: January 17, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: January 17, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: February 28, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

If you wish to participate in the settlement, you must submit a claim with supporting documentation. You must provide your VIN number and documents that establish the period during which you owned or leased your vehicle, such as your purchase or sale agreement, lease contract, or current registration.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if are a person in the US (including Puerto Rico) who owns or leases a class vehicle as of August 30, 2019, or who owned or leased one of the class vehicles before then. For a list of class vehicles, see the Notice at https://www.vwmpgsettlement.com/Content/Documents/Notice.pdf.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Amounts vary, depending on the vehicle and the number of months they owned or leased it. Estimated at $518.40-$2,332.80 per class member.

Total Settlement Amount: $94,999,947

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Unknown

Law Firm:
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein

Claim Form: Gasoline Audi, Bentley, Porsche, and Volkswagen Fuel Economy Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: In re: Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Marketing, Sales Practices, and Products Liability Litigation

Settlement Website: Gasoline Audi, Bentley, Porsche, and Volkswagen Fuel Economy Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Volkswagen Fuel Economy Settlement
c/o Epiq
P.O. Box 3240
Portland, OR 97208-3240
info@VWMPGSettlement.com
1-855-942-0395

Tags: Defective Automobile, Emissions, False Mileage or Emissions Figures