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CARB official believes full VW diesel fix might not be possible

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Volkswagen, Emissions, Diesel It might not even be possible for VW to fix its polluting diesels, according to an official from the California Air Resources Board. The regulator may seek a compromise. Continue reading CARB official believes full VW diesel fix might not be possible CARB official believes full VW diesel […]

Will VW miss its diesel emissions deadline in the US?

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Volkswagen, Emissions, Diesel VW has until March 24 to come up with a fix for its diesel emissions scandal in the United States. Apparently, they might not make that deadline. Continue reading Will VW miss its diesel emissions deadline in the US? Will VW miss its diesel emissions deadline in the […]

Japan plans real-world diesel emissions test after companies fail

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Toyota, Emissions, Diesel After diesel models from Toyota, Nissan, and Mitsubishi failed real-world emissions tests, Japanese regulators plan to begin doing as part of its evaluations. Continue reading Japan plans real-world diesel emissions test after companies fail Japan plans real-world diesel emissions test after companies fail originally appeared on […]

VW execs didn’t think diesel problem would be so serious

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Audi, Volkswagen, Emissions, Diesel Volkswagen admits that Martin Winterkorn received at least two memos advising him about the diesel emissions problem well before the scandal became public. Continue reading VW execs didn’t think diesel problem would be so serious VW execs didn’t think diesel problem would be so serious originally appeared […]

EPA wants more information on Mercedes’ diesel emissions

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Mercedes-Benz, Emissions, Diesel The EPA has asked Daimler AG for more information on the emissions of some diesel vehicles in the US. There’s no probe or claim of wrongdoing, yet. Continue reading EPA wants more information on Mercedes’ diesel emissions EPA wants more information on Mercedes’ diesel emissions originally appeared on […]

EPA may force VW to build EVs in US as ‘penalty’ for diesel scandal

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Plants/Manufacturing, Volkswagen, Diesel, Electric Along with whatever it will need to do to fix its cheat-device-enabled TDIs, VW may be forced to built electric vehicles in Chattanooga. Continue reading EPA may force VW to build EVs in US as ‘penalty’ for diesel scandal EPA may force VW to build EVs in […]

VW chief knew about diesel cheat back in 2014

Filed under: Green, Volkswagen, Emissions, Diesel Reported correspondence reveals that former Volkswagen chief Martin Winterkorn knew about the software his company installed to defeat the diesel emissions test back in May of 2014. Continue reading VW chief knew about diesel cheat back in 2014 VW chief knew about diesel cheat back in 2014 originally appeared […]

Porsche CEO outlines Cayenne diesel US repair proposal

Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Detroit Auto Show, Porsche, Emissions, SUV, Diesel, Luxury Porsche thinks that updated software and a new catalytic converter should be enough to make the diesel Cayenne emissions compliant, but the company has to wait for regulators to approve the repair plan. Continue reading Porsche CEO outlines Cayenne diesel US repair proposal […]