You are here

EPA opens Audi probe after new cheat software is found

The device lowers emissions by detecting whether steering wheel is turned as it would be when drivinG: report

A suit filed against Audi in the US claims the defeat device is used to circumvent the class vehicles' emission control systems that exist to comply with Clean Air Act emissions standards.


A US government regulator has started investigating Volkswagen's (VW) Audi brand over a reported discovery of a new cheat software device at the luxury carmaker, Bild am Sonntag reported, without citing the source of the information.

The German weekly paper said a week ago...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to