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Volkswagen Admits It Cheated Emissions Test - 11 Million Cars Affected
Volkswagen Admits It Cheated Emissions Test - 11 Million Cars Affected

Volkswagen has confirmed that engine management software on some of its diesel-powered models allowed it to cheat emissi...

Sep 22, 2015 (2 years ago)

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German Transport Ministry Accuses Fiat Of Using Emissions Defeat Device

TUE, 4 APR, 2017

Fiat is the latest automaker to come under the scrutiny of European regulators, with Germany’s transport ministry accusing the Italian automa...

Dieselgate - Volkswagen Diesel Fix Questioned By Independent Swedish Test

MON, 3 APR, 2017

A Swedish examination of Volkswagen’s diesel emissions fix has called into question claims the recalls do not compromise vehicle performance.

Opel’s Diesel Emissions Investigation Closed

WED, 22 MAR, 2017

German brand Opel has been cleared in the French consumer authorities’ diesel emissions investigation launched following Volkswagen’s &...

Renault Under Fire On Exhaust Emissions Cheating

FRI, 17 MAR, 2017

Renault has denied reports it has been involved in a exhaust emission cheating scandal similar to the one that cost Volkswagen billions of dollars.

ACCC Takes Audi To Court Over Emissions Scandal

FRI, 10 MAR, 2017

Audi Australia has cried foul over impending legal action pursued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, saying the government body...

Volkswagen Engine Downsizing To Come To An End

MON, 13 FEB, 2017

As covered by The Motor Report back on 16 October, tightening global exhaust emissions are bringing to a halt the trend of decreasing engine s...

BMW Australia CEO Calls For Government Action On Adoption Of Low Emissions Vehicles

SAT, 11 FEB, 2017

BMW Australia CEO, Marc Werner, has called for affirmative action from the Australian government with regards to accelerating the local introductio...

Mazda SkyActiv Engine Technology Could Evolve Beyond Spark Plugs

FRI, 3 FEB, 2017

Mazda is reportedly pushing its SkyActiv technology to the limit, with a new wave of petrol engines that may render the diesel passenger car redundant.

Toyota Yaris - New 1.5 Litre Four-Cylinder Engine For Europe In 2017

FRI, 3 FEB, 2017

Big powertrain changes are coming to Toyota’s Yaris in overseas markets, with the light hatch set to benefit from a new 1.5 litre f...

President Trump Looks To Loosen Fuel Economy Regulations As Part Of ‘Business First’ Plan

TUE, 31 JAN, 2017

Recently-adopted strict fuel consumption regulations in the United States could be scrapped by President Trump under proposed sweeping changes to t...

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