Volkswagen's emissions test cheating scandal could cost it much more than the $18 billion earmarked so far and it might have to sell assets to foot the bill, the German carmaker said on Thursday.
Volkswagen brand sales fell 5.3 % in October, the first full month after Europe's biggest carmaker was found cheating diesel emissions tests in the United States.

Volkswagen AG took new steps on Monday to appease U.S.

German officials stepped up the pressure on Volkswagen to clean up its act after it revealed it had understated the fuel consumption of some vehicles.
Volkswagen shares plunged more than 20% on Monday, their biggest ever one-day fall, after news the German carmaker had rigged U.S. emissions tests, and Germany said it would investigate whether data had been falsified in Europe too.
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