Volkwagen could be charged by the French state up to 19,7 billion euros

The German vehicle constructor Volkswagen is beiing sued by different countries around the world in the context of the so-called “Dieselgate”. The French Office for the consumer protection is in charge of the investigation. The authorities already have calcutated the amount of the possible financial penialties: 19,7 billion euros, which represents 10% of the median income of the company in 2012, 2013 and 2014.