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Friday September 25, 2015

EPA Overhauling Emissions Tests To Catch "Defeat Device" Cheaters

The Environmental Protection Agency should make Volkswagen foot the bill for all the the upgrades and changes that have to be implemented.

A week after ordering Volkswagen to recall 500,000 vehicles that contain "defeat devices" designed to cheat emissions tests, the Environmental Protection Agency announced it would overhaul its compliance processes to ensure vehicles meet standards not only in controlled environments but in real-world driving conditions.