diesel attack

E.U. Emission Rules Are Not Tough Enough

Volkswagen – CO2
Testing should be tougher.
  • Why it matters

    Why it matters

    • New standards are being rolled out and the industry will have to scramble to accommodate them. But what if, after all that work, the new emissions standards only serve to demonize diesel?
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  • Facts

    Facts

    • In 2017, new cars will be put through paces in new road tests.
    • Come 2019, the road tests will be required for all new car registrations in the E.U.
    • While NOx emissions have decreased 97 percent since 1988, the E.U. wants more.
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