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VW Emissions Scandal Widens as Defeat Devices Found in New Models


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VW Emissions Scandal Widens as Defeat Devices Found in New Models

Nadia Prupis, staff writer

The Volkswagen emissions scandal grew on Monday as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) charged the auto manufacturer with installing so-called "defeat devices" in yet more cars, including several luxury Audi and Porsche models.


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Back in the day, the Wolfsburg engineers were focused on making the "Käferchen" a little better each year while holding the cost down by re-using as much of the existing tooling as possible.

Then the company turned Capitalist with a vengeance.