24 Sep '15, 3am

EPA Expands VW Diesel Probe To Audi, Porsche V-6s; All Diesels To Be Tested

By John Voelcker 4,423 views Sep 23, 2015 Follow John Add to circle 2015 Audi Q7 TDI Enlarge Photo Amidst a growing list of probes into Volkswagen's diesel-emission cheating scandal, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expanding its investigation to cover additional diesel engines used in VW Group vehicles. The original admission by the company that it used a software "defeat device" to circumvent emission controls in real-world use applied only to various 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbodiesel engines. Now the EPA will investigate 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engines as well. DON'T MISS: VW Diesel Emissions Recall: What You Need To Know In 10 Questions That engine is offered in five Audi models--the Q5 and Q7 SUVs, and its A6, A7, and A8 passenger cars--as well as the Porsche Cayenne high-performance SUV. The director of the EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Ch...

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