February 5th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The European parliament has passed a new law approving real world emissions testing of diesel powered vehicles. It allows manufacturers to exceed the prescribed limit for nitrous oxide emissions by a factor of two.
January 2nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Environmental groups have sent a letter to CARB urging the Volkswagen be punished to the full extent of the law for selling diesel powered cars it knew did not conform to state emissions regulations.
December 28th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
Despite our well-documented love for Mazda and its SkyActiv diesel racers, neither the SkyActiv Mazda 6 or the much-hyped SkyActiv [&hellip
December 12th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Volkswagen chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch says that the diesel emissions cheating scandal was caused by a few engineers who couldn't meet a company deadline.
December 3rd, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Volkswagen has reported sales for November declined substantially, with sale of the Jetta down 23% and sales of its Passat down 60%
November 24th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
The 1.6 liter diesel engine found in many European Renault-Nissan vehicles has been caught cheating emissions tests, with nox emissions 25x the limit!
November 13th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
Volkswagen's ongoing diesel emissions drama could take a new twist: as it happens, that emissions cheat might be perfectly legal!
November 11th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
Things just keep getting worse and worse for Volkswagen- and now the company has admitted to cheating EPA emissions tests with its V6 diesels, as well!
November 10th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
In a bid to buy back trust from US diesel buyers, Volkswagen is offering a $500 Visa gift card to qualifying 2.0 TDi owners
November 3rd, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
The EPA has accused Volkswagen of using software to cheat on emissions for 10,000 V-6 diesel engines installed in Porsche Cayennes and Audi Q7s since
October 27th, 2015 | by James Ayre
VW has issued a recall for more than 8.5 million of its emissions-cheating diesel cars in the EU, with rumors that the company will buy back US cars
October 14th, 2015 | by Jo Borrás
VW's newly-designated North America chief Winfried Vahland has resigned from the company after just a few days on the job of fixing the brand's US image