30 Jan '18, 7pm

German Automakers Subjected Monkeys and Humans to Diesel Exhaust Fumes

German Automakers Subjected Monkeys and Humans to Diesel Exhaust Fumes

To help demonstrate that their diesel engines were safe, Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW sponsored diesel fume tests on humans and monkeys. VW apologized for the monkey testing, which was performed by a lobbying group for the automakers. A VW Beetle had its diesel exhaust fumes pumped into a sealed enclosure where 10 monkeys watched television. As part of VW’s apology, it staid in a statement, “we are convinced the scientific methods chosen then were wrong. It would have been better to do without such a study in the first place.” Daimler said it’s beginning an investigation into the trail, and BMW is attempting to distance itself from it as well. SEE ALSO: California Answers VW’s $800M Dieselgate Settlement To Build ZEV Infrastructure According to reports, humans were also part of this testing procedure. The Volkswagen Beetle used in the test was one equipped with the emission...

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