The VW scandal is also hurting other industries. Raw material and precious metal suppliers for instance, in particular those dealing with platinum are feeling the pinch. Platinum is used for diesel catalytic converters, and demand has declined.
A 1,500-euro ($1,750) fix could save thousands of lives - but carmakers are unwilling to pay. Should the auto industry pick up the bill for its own mess?
VW's CEO has promised to "learn from past mistakes" as the scandal-hit German carmaker seeks to recover from the devastating effect of its pollution scandal. Janelle Dumalaon reports from the Geneva Motor Show.
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