As it became known, during the meeting, which was held in November 2015, experts Volkswagen (VW) announced that the automatic transmission in the Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche had a special program that could manage the information about the exhaust. This was reported by the newspaper Bild am Sonntag, which published the new data with reference to the testimony of witnesses of the acts of the Munich Prosecutor’s office.
In particular, it could allow the manufacturer to manipulate the data on emissions of CO₂ (carbon dioxide) and fuel consumption. In turn, in the February presentation in 2016, it was reported about how you can activate the control program of the automatic transmission during the test to reduce emissions. The concern to comment on this information refused.
Volkswagen erupted around new scandalnavian that diesel scandal, named US “Desligada”, began in 2015, after us regulators found that Volkswagen deliberately distorted data on the harmful exhausts into the atmosphere. As a result of US authorities ordered the group to withdraw 475 000 passenger car companies VW and Audi sold in the country from 2009 to 2015. Later the concert was agreed on payment of monetary compensation to the buyers. The company has left a record in the history of the automotive industry, a fine of almost $15 billion according to the newspaper The Wall Street Journal, this amount of compensation is largest in the history of the automotive industry. While chief Executive officer of Volkswagen AG Matthias Mueller ruled out the possibility that the European owners affected by “diesel scandal” will receive compensation similar to those paid in the United States.