Diesel scandal: Porsche will withdraw tens of thousands of cars in Europe

Дизельный скандал: Porsche отзовет десятки тысяч авто в Европе

Porsche Cayenne on the Assembly line in Leipzig

The Porsche Cayenne was installed, lowered the level of exhaust gases.

On one of the models of Porsche Cayenne is invalid the equipment that reduces the level of exhaust gases. On Thursday, July 27, said the Minister of transport of Germany Alexander Dobrindt (Alexander Dobrindt).

According to him, we are talking about cars with three-liter diesel engine.

Now a subsidiary of Volkswagen should recall repair 22 thousand vehicles across Europe, of which 7,500 units are located in Germany.

“How many cars are still from the sellers and are in the process of production, we do not know”, – said the Minister.

According to Dobrindt, we are talking about an already known trick: during the tests on the stand included the so-called warm-up phase of the engine, wherein the performance level of the exhaust gases is substantially less than when operating the motor in a real transport stream.

We will remind, recently the concern Daimler was accused of manipulating data on the harmful emissions.

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