Germany widens probe into Continental over 'dieselgate' - report

Thursday, 28. January 2021 10:37

The Hanover public prosecutor's office has expanded its investigation into Continental AG's role in Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal, WirtschaftsWoche reported on Thursday citing a spokesperson for the authority.

According to the spokesperson, prosecutors are now looking into 41 suspects at the company.

In July 2020, the prosecutors launched a probe into three Continental executives on suspicion the company helped Volkswagen program the software that enabled it to cheat emission tests.

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