11 Aug '17, 11pm

VW, Mercedes, Opel, Fiat launch buybacks of dirtiest diesels in Europe

John Voelcker Aug 11, 2017 Follow John Add to circle 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE Enlarge Photo Almost two years ago, the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal burst into public view, and nothing has been quite the same since then. The news that VW Group engineers had deliberately cheated on eight years of emission tests for the "clean diesels" sold by Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche sent shockwaves around the world. Settling the criminal charges in the U.S. for almost 600,000 diesel vehicles has cost VW more than $25 billion, but multiple European investigations remain underway. DON'T MISS: Audi, Mercedes now updating European diesels for emissions; more to come? Only this year did European emission standards for diesels tighten to match the U.S. standards in effect since January 1, 2008. That means that a lot of the diesel cars sold in EU countries over the last 10 years were ...

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