How Much Are Owners Getting from VW Settlement & Buyback in the US

Our team reviewed data from affected Volkswagen and Audi vehicles and found the average amount for buyback and modification here in the US.

How Much Are Owners Getting from VW Settlement & Buyback in the US

While we wait for the final approval on the Volkswagen Settlement on October 18, 2016, the proposed settlement for 2.0-liter Volkswagen and Audi diesel vehicles in the United States has been announced. They have preliminarily agreed to the following:

  • Buyback, terminate leases or provide approved emissions modifications for nearly 475,000 2.0-liter TDI diesel cars in the United States
  • Provide cash payments to owners/lessees
  • Pay for environmental remediation
  • Promote zero emissions vehicle technology.
The affected 2.0-liter diesel models and model years are:
  • Jetta (2009-2015)
  • Jetta Sportwagen (2009-2014)
  • Beetle (2013-2015)
  • Beetle Convertible (2013-2015)
  • Audi A3 (2010-2015)
  • Golf Sportwagen (2015)
  • Passat (2012-2015)

Buyback and Modification Averages for Affected VW and Audi Owners

Our team reviewed data from over 2,000 Volkswagen and Audi owners and found the following:

  • Average vehicle age: 4 years
  • Average mileage: 95,203
  • Nationwide Buyback average: $21,405
  • Nationwide Modification average: $6,132

Is your VW part of the settlement? Take a look at the calculator to figure out how much your diesel is worth.

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