23 Feb '18, 4pm

Mercedes-Benz gets its own diesel emission cheating questions now

John Voelcker Feb 23, 2018 Follow John Add to circle Mercedes-Benz GLS350d spotted testing near Denver Enlarge Photo Investigators probing U.S. models of Mercedes-Benz sold with diesel engines have found software, possibly illegal under EPA rules, that helped them pass emission tests. Such software may be similar to that notoriously used in 580,000 vehicles sold by VW, Audi, and Porsche from 2009 through 2015 in what became the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal . Different VW Group vehicles were fitted with "defeat device" software that detected testing routines and controlled emissions more aggressively than in regular use. CHECK OUT: VW exec pleads guilty to diesel cheating charges after jail, house arrest The report was first published on Sunday by Bild am Sonntag , a German business newspaper that intensively covers Germany's automakers and vehicle industry. The paper...

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