April 19, 2021

Toyota to settle U.S. probe into delayed emissions defect reviews for $180 million: Sources

WASHINGTON: Toyota Motor Corp will settle a Justice Division civil probe into its delayed submitting of emissions-related defect reviews for $180 million, sources briefed on the matter mentioned.

The U.S. Legal professional’s Workplace in Manhattan is ready to announce the settlement afterward Thursday, the sources mentioned, that may embrace a consent decree. Toyota first disclosed in 2016 it was beneath investigation for the delayed reviews to the Environmental Safety Company. Toyota and the Justice Division didn’t instantly remark.