Volkswagen reduces the number of models affected by the emissions of CO2


Various engines, and changes are affected, but not so many as one would think

early last month, and after many rumors that suggested, Volkswagen admitted that a certain number of their vehicles emitted more CO2 and consumed more than what was agreed upon. However, and after a scan, review and study, Volkswagen reports that just 0.5% of the 800,000 vehicles affected, it really is.

So what has been communicated by the company, which already has presented the results of the investigation to the competent authorities of the Federal Authority to Transport Motor German. Of the 37 models of Volkswagen initially accused, only nine of them show a clear variation in consumption and emissions. Over 36,000 units in total.

The other 28 units are free from all suspicion, since the deviation of the figures corresponds with the change cycle of approval of consumption, representing no more than 0.1 or 0.2 liters per 100 kilometers. Let us remember that these data are approved, so that customers should not be affected in any term. As reported by the own brand.

In Spain, was fixed a quantity of 50,000 vehicles. Of all the brands in this case: Audi, SEAT, Skoda and Volkswagen. The other three companies have not cleared by the time many of their models are still affected, will be each the that report in a particular way, but taking into account the list which has given Volkswagen will not be muchos.

Modelo Motor Cambio
VW Polo 1.0 TSI Bluemotion 70kW Euro6 DSG 7 Vel.
VW Scirocco 2.0 TDI BMT 135kW Euro6 Manual 6 Vel.
VW Jetta 1.2 TSI BMT 77kW Euro6 Manual 6 Vel.
VW Jetta 1.0 TDI BMW 81kW Euro6 Manual 5 Vel.
VW Golf Cabriolet 2.0 TDI BMT 81 kW Euro6 Manual 5 Vel.
VW Golf 2.0 TDI BMT 110kW Euro6 Manual 6 Vel.
VW Passat Alltrack 2.0 TSI 4MOTION BMT 176 kW Euro6 DSG 7 Vel.
VW Passat Variant 2.0 TDI SCR 4MOTION BMT 176 kw Euro6. DSG 7 Vel.
VW Passat Variant 1.0 TSI ACT BMT 110kW Euro6 Manual 6 Vel.

Models affected by a bad approval in CO2 emissions and consumption

Before the end of the year, Volkswagen will perform a new measurement of the consumption and emissions of the vehicles in the list, so as to conclude with certainty whether these are actually affected. In the event that continue to be excess data, the figures are adjusted to what is convenient in the future as needed.


The figures will be adjusted if it is demonstrated that the affected models lie in their data

In this way Volkswagen you will save a great part of the 2,000 million euros in fines that hung over his head. Even so, and despite the cleaning of the vast majority of models, sales of Volkswagen in the united States have been seriously depleted in recent months by everything related to the Scandal of Volkswagen.