Six Italian-based executives of the group were placed under investigation, including VW Italy's CEO Massimo Nordio and Luca De Meo, the marketing and sales chief of the Italian branch of Audi, another VW company, the AGI news agency reported.
Police raid Lamborghini and VW offices in Italy
The offices of Volkwagen and unit Lamborghini in Italy have been raided by police in connection with the investigation into VW's rigging of emissions tests. Photo: Paul J Richards/AFP
15 October 2015
Italian police on Thursday raided Volkswagen's main office in the country and those of its sports car unit Lamborghini in connection with the investigation into the company's rigging of emissions tests.