SEOUL South Korean prosecutors on Friday searched the local office of Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) and sister firm Audi AG (NSUG.DE) as part of a probe into an emissions case, a spokesman for the German carmakers' local unit said, confirming media reports.
Volkswagen and Audi face a flurry of legal complaints globally after Volkswagen admitted in September to falsifying U.S. emissions tests on some of its diesel cars.
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