Car: No new defeat devices detected at VW
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Berlin (dpa) - The VW Group has inserted according to the findings of the Federal Ministry of Transport no illegal defeat devices in the engine software of new diesel cars. "The Federal Motor Transport Authority has already carried out its own measurements, investigations and analyzes on these models as early as 2016," explained the ministry. The SWR had reported citing internal VW documents, it had been installed in newer diesel engines with Euro 6 emissions standard, a program that detects whether the car is on a test bench.