29 Oct '15, 9am

Volkswagen Is Not Alone in Emissions, Performance Problems via @triplepundit

Volkswagen Is Not Alone in Emissions, Performance Problems via @triplepundit

Volkswagen isn’t the only company that is under the microscope for allegedly deceiving consumers about vehicle emission results, says the Europe-based organization Transportation and Environment . According to road tests conducted by the organization, a number of Mercedes, BMW and Peugeot vehicles guzzled, in some cases, as much as 50 percent more fuel than was stated in company-run lab tests. “The gap between official and real-world performance found in many car models has grown so wide that it cannot be explained through known factors including test manipulations ,” Transport and Environment concluded in a new report. The organization is a consortium of organizations and companies with environmental interests in the European transportation sectors. According to its report, Mind the Gap: The Difference Between Official Car CO2 Test Results and Real World Emissions in 2014...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2015/10/volkswagen-not-alone-...

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