The interim report on the Volkswagen investigation is in. Investigators
state the emission cheating took place because Volkswagen simply couldn’t
find a solution to meet EPA regulations. Multiple representatives from
VW are suspended for participating in the act of installing the devices.
A New Movie In The Works
Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson have started producing a new movie,
which will focus on Volkswagen clean diesel scandal. Norton purchased
the publishing rights for the book proposal for a price in the mid-six
figures, and the movie rights were purchased by Liz Raposo of Paramount Pictures.
The Volkswagen emissions scandal remains an ongoing uproar. For those of
you who would like to learn more about the story,
click here. A timeline is posted which provides a condensed version of what’s
happened from day one up until today.
Volkswagen is facing challenges on three fronts: cheating software it installed
in about 11 million cars worldwide; irregular carbon dioxide ratings on
about 800,000 vehicles in Europe; and additional questionable emissions
software in about 85,000 VW, Audi and Porsche cars with 3.0-liter diesel
engines in the U.S.". -