23 Sep '15, 1pm

VW Emission Cheating Could Kill Diesel Passenger Cars In U.S., Even Globally

By John Voelcker 5,204 views Sep 23, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI driven to all 48 contiguous states with just $300 of fuel Enlarge Photo We're just four days into the Volkswagen diesel-emission cheating scandal, but it's not too early to ask about its ultimate ramifications. The 482,000 VW and Audi cars being investigated by the EPA are a majority of all the diesel passenger cars sold in the U.S. since 2008, when new and tougher emission limits took effect. If VW Group's engineers had to cheat to get those cars to perform acceptably once they passed the tests, then what does that say about the future of diesel passenger vehicles? DON'T MISS: VW Diesel Emissions Recall: What You Need To Know In 10 Questions It's important to note that not every so-called "clean diesel" car sold in the U.S. since 2009 violates the regulations. On the same test in ...

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