The Federal Authority to Transport Motor of Germany ,KBA, has already been completed with the testing of emissions of different cars diesel. The KBA began these tests after you meet the scandal Dieselgate of the emissions of Volkswagen, which affected more than 11 million vehicles from the Volkswagen Group. The aim of this study was to determine if other manufacturers had engaged in illegal practices to reduce the emissions of their cars, in the same way they did the germans.
there is Already a verdict for the study of the KBA, and the conclusion is that only Volkswagen lied with the emissions of their cars in diesel TDI. Investigations began in September with more than 50 cars diesel of 23 different brands. If you have detected highest emissions in some cars in real conditions of driving, but the KBA believes that they are within the margins of law.
Volkswagen has already begun calls to review to avoid the excesses of emissions
These information have been collected by the German newspaper Handelsblatt, which cites the end of April as the date for the KBA published the study carried out during the last few months.
Recall that the scandal Dieselgate Volkswagen uncovered the past month of September, when the environmental protection agency (EPA) american detected NOx emissions of the TDI engines were very high. Subsequently, it was revealed that the engines 1.2, 1.6 and 2.0 TDI of Volkswagen were equipped with software that detects when the car was in the process of approval or evidence to act differently and throw values of NOx emissions different to those established by law.
Source – Handelsblatt
article Germany says that only Volkswagen lied with the emissions of their cars in diesel has been originally published in Current Motor.