Violation Tracker Industry Summary Page

Industry: 
motor vehicles
Penalty Total since 2000: 
$28,344,950,401
Number of Records: 
642
Note: 
The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. The penalty dollar total above is adjusted to account for the fact that the list of entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the individual records list below.

Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Penalty $Number of Records
Volkswagen$23,312,734,12138
Toyota$1,333,479,86530
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles$1,008,297,164104
General Motors$993,927,27486
Daimler$747,856,36753
Hyundai Motor$221,200,0005
Kia Motors$161,139,1804
BMW$119,283,34218
Volvo$112,028,00933
Honda$98,695,66320


Individual Penalty Records:

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Company Parent Primary Offense Type Year Agency Penalty Amountsort icon
Volkswagen AG Volkswagen environmental violation 2016 EPA $14,700,000,000
Volkswagen Volkswagen environmental violation 2017 EPA $4,300,000,000
Volkswagen Group of America Volkswagen consumer protection violation 2017 FTC $4,000,000,000
VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA Volkswagen environmental violation 2017 EPA (*) $1,450,000,000
Toyota Motor Corporation Toyota motor vehicle safety violation 2014 NHTSA $1,200,000,000
General Motors General Motors motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $900,000,000
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles environmental violation 2019 EPA $515,000,000
Daimler Trucks North America, LLC Daimler benefit plan administrator violation 2014 private lawsuit-federal $480,000,000
Volkswagen AG Volkswagen environmental violation 2016 EPA $225,000,000
Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai Motor environmental violation 2014 EPA $203,300,000
Kia Motors Corporation Kia Motors environmental violation 2014 EPA $160,500,000
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Fiat Chrysler Automobiles motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $105,000,000
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA Hyundai Motor environmental violation 2015 EPA (*) $100,000,000
DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fiat Chrysler Automobiles environmental violation 2005 EPA $94,000,000
Daimler AG Daimler Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2010 DOJ_CRIMINAL $93,600,000
Daimler AG Daimler Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2010 SEC $91,400,000
Fiat Chrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2019 NHTSA $77,000,000
VOLVO TRUCK CORPORATION Volvo environmental violation 2012 EPA $76,625,640
American Honda Motor Company, Inc. Honda motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $70,000,000
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Fiat Chrysler Automobiles motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $70,000,000
General Motors Corporation General Motors benefit plan administrator violation 2008 private lawsuit-federal $37,500,000
General Motors Company General Motors motor vehicle safety violation 2014 NHTSA $35,000,000
Toyota Motor Corporation Toyota environmental violation 2003 EPA $34,000,000
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2007 NHTSA $30,257,920
SolarCity Corporation Tesla Motors False Claims Act 2017 DOJ_CIVIL $29,500,000
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2008 NHTSA $28,947,776
Detroit Diesel Corporation Daimler environmental violation 2016 EPA $28,500,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2002 NHTSA $27,985,925
Polaris Industries Inc. Polaris Industries product safety violation 2018 CPSC $27,250,000
Volkswagen of America Volkswagen environmental violation 2005 EPA $27,100,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2001 NHTSA $26,408,646
American Honda Finance Corporation Honda consumer protection violation 2015 CFPB $24,000,000
Toyota Motor Credit Corp. Toyota consumer protection violation 2016 CFPB $21,900,000
TOYOTA MOTOR SALES USA INC Toyota environmental violation 2003 EPA (*) $20,500,000
Tesla Inc. Tesla Motors investor protection violation 2018 SEC $20,000,000
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2002 NHTSA $18,959,292
Hyundai Motor America Hyundai Motor motor vehicle safety violation 2014 NHTSA $17,350,000
Ford Motor Company Ford Motor motor vehicle safety violation 2013 NHTSA $17,350,000
Toyota Toyota motor vehicle safety violation 2013 NHTSA $17,350,000
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2006 NHTSA $16,895,472
Toyota Toyota motor vehicle safety violation 2011 NHTSA $16,375,000
Toyota Toyota motor vehicle safety violation 2010 NHTSA $16,375,000
Daimler Daimler fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2013 NHTSA $16,316,960
Toyota Toyota motor vehicle safety violation 2011 NHTSA $16,050,000
General Motors Corporation General Motors export control violation 2004 DDTC $15,000,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2003 NHTSA $14,066,124
Detroit Diesel Corporation Daimler environmental violation 2016 EPA (*) $14,000,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2006 NHTSA $13,711,357
MACK TRUCKS INCORPORATED HAGERSTOWN OPERATIONS Volvo environmental violation 2008 EPA $13,300,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2000 NHTSA $13,147,250
DETROIT DIESEL CORP. Daimler environmental violation 2005 EPA $13,073,375
Volvo Volvo Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2008 SEC $12,600,000
Harley-Davidson Harley-Davidson environmental violation 2016 EPA $12,000,000
Ford Motor Ford Motor employment discrimination 2000 private lawsuit-federal $12,000,000
Harley-Davidson, Inc. Harley-Davidson environmental violation 2017 EPA (*) $12,000,000
Daimler Daimler fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2011 NHTSA $11,838,365
Fiat S.p.A. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2008 SEC $10,809,142
Ford Motor Ford Motor employment discrimination 2002 private lawsuit-state $10,500,000
Ford Motor Company Ford Motor employment discrimination 2017 EEOC $10,125,000
Spartan Motors Inc. Spartan Motors motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $9,000,000
International Truck And Engine Corporation Navistar employment discrimination 2007 private lawsuit-federal $9,000,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2005 NHTSA $8,861,776
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2005 NHTSA $8,537,364
DaimlerChrysler Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2000 NHTSA $8,141,430
Navistar International Corp. Navistar investor protection violation 2016 SEC $7,500,000
Fiat S.p.A. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2008 DOJ_CRIMINAL $7,000,000
AB Volvo Volvo Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 2008 DOJ_CRIMINAL $7,000,000
Daimler Daimler fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2009 NHTSA $6,870,435
Toyota Technical Center USA Inc. Toyota employment discrimination 2000 private lawsuit-state $6,388,087
New United Motors & Manufacturing, Inc. (NUMMI) New United Motors Manufacturing Inc. employment discrimination 2011 EEOC $6,000,000
Pierce Manufacturing Oshkosh Corp. wage and hour violation 2017 private lawsuit-federal $5,100,000
DaimlerChrysler Corporation Fiat Chrysler Automobiles environmental violation 2006 EPA (*) $5,000,000
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2002 NHTSA $4,997,190
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2000 NHTSA $4,884,627
New United Motor Manufacturing New United Motors Manufacturing Inc. wage and hour violation 2009 private lawsuit-federal $4,650,000
TOYOTA MOTOR MANUFACTURING KENTUCKY INC Toyota wage and hour violation 2015 KY-DWS $4,636,961
Volvo Geely fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2014 NHTSA $4,627,920
Volvo Geely fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2014 NHTSA $4,609,000
Volkswagen Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2008 NHTSA $4,508,163
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2004 NHTSA $4,357,782
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2001 NHTSA $3,720,816
Ferrari S.pA. and Ferrari North America, Inc. Ferrari N.V. motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $3,500,000
Volkswagen Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2005 NHTSA $3,474,372
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2004 NHTSA $3,348,609
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2005 NHTSA $3,225,453
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2005 NHTSA $3,171,564
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2007 NHTSA $3,010,519
BMW BMW motor vehicle safety violation 2012 NHTSA $3,000,000
Daimler Daimler fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2010 NHTSA $2,935,988
Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. and Triumph Motorcycles (America) Ltd. Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. motor vehicle safety violation 2015 NHTSA $2,900,000
BMW BMW fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2006 NHTSA $2,795,496
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2009 NHTSA $2,584,588
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2006 NHTSA $2,238,082
BMW Financial Services, N.A. BMW Servicemembers Civil Relief Act 2018 DOJ_RIGHTS $2,165,518
Volvo Geely fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2013 NHTSA $2,143,394
Volvo Geely fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2013 NHTSA $2,091,408
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2013 NHTSA $2,081,442
SUZUKI CORPORATION OF AMERICA Suzuki Motor environmental violation 2016 EPA $2,054,924
Fiat Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2013 NHTSA $1,984,400
Porsche Volkswagen fuel economy (CAFE) violation 2006 NHTSA $1,977,250
Honda Honda wage and hour violation 2005 private lawsuit-federal $1,957,750
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