South Korea fines BMW $10 million over several engine fires
By Associated Press | Sunday, December 23, 2018, 12:05 a.m.
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South Korean Transport Ministry officials and members of an investigative panel on BMW engines bow during a press conference as damaged gears of a BMW engine which caught fire are displayed at the government complex in Seoul Monday.
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said Monday it will fine BMW 11.2 billion won ($9.9 million) and file a criminal complaint against the company with state prosecutors over an allegedly botched response to dozens of engine fires reported in the country.