24 Sep '15, 2pm

EPA Will 'Up Its Game' With New Tests For Emissions Cheating

By Stephen Edelstein 804 views Sep 24, 2015 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI Enlarge Photo The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will develop better ways to detect cheating on emissions testing in the wake of the Volkswagen diesel scandal, the agency's chief says. It hopes to avoid future cases like this, in which Volkswagen installed special software that allowed cars to operate differently when an emissions test was detected. The scandal adds new urgency to efforts by the EPA to more strictly define testing procedures for car manufacturers. DON'T MISS: VW, Audi TDI Diesel Cars Had 'Defeat Device' That Violated EPA Rules, 500K Cars Recalled: BREAKING The agency is "upping its game" to catch cheaters , EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told reporters at a Wall Street Journal forum Tuesday, according to The Detroit News . Officials are reportedly scrutinizing other carmakers...

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