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After VW Admits Cheating Emission test , Mercedes , BMW and Peugeot Also Accused

After VW Admits Cheating Emission test , Mercedes , BMW and Peugeot Also Accused

Hay Bro Sis...Not only the VW as the only carmaker that perform fraudulent actions regarding diesel engine emissions testing. Now Mercedes, BMW and Peugeot are also accused of doing the same thing.

Disclosure of cheating VW's impact on the VW Group's shares and the withdrawal of 11 juat car. In addition, the CEO of VW, Martin Winterkorn resigned from his post. He said he took responsibility for the matter of EPA berbobong VW TDI-engined vehicles belonging to them.

As written by Carscoop, in the last three years, Transport & Environment (T & E) with the support of the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT - the organization that alerted US authorities to concern over VW), has called a number of ways automakers manipulate test emissions Europe to air pollution and CO2 emissions.

Mentioned test car manufacturer before charging the battery, reducing the yield to 4 percent of each of the test results. It also uses laboratory setting is wrong for the inertia of the vehicle.

T & E also suspect that some car manufacturers after testing has kesenjangaan the results of which are reported by the manufacturer. In tests of CO2, the T & E said that almost every current Mercedes models road test results are more than 50 percent of its products higher than laboratory tests. BMW 5-Series and Peugeot 308 to reach 50 per cent higher than in the laboratory.

In fact, BMW reported in emissions testing using a similar device used by VW. As a result of the issue, yesterday (24/9) reported BMW's share price fell 9.3 percent.
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