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Volkswagen Group of America President and CEO Michael Horn and the Environmental Protection Agency are scheduled to testify before a Congressional oversight panel on October 8, as American consumers are still waiting for a formal recall of 482,000 Volkswagen vehicles included in the cheating scandal on diesel-emissions tests.

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  • henry4hirehenry4hire Member Posts: 106
    So who is going to jail over this?
  • steverstever Guest Posts: 52,454
    edited October 2015
    Volkswagen Emissions Investigation Zeroes In on Two Engineers (WSJ - may be a registration only link).

    "Two top Volkswagen engineers who found they couldn’t deliver as promised a clean diesel engine for the U.S. market are at the center of a company probe into the installation of engine software designed to fool regulators, according to people familiar with the matter."

    In other news, he may be 78 but former Chairman Ferdinand Piëch is back pulling a lot of strings at VW after losing his battle not that long ago to oust Winterkorn. Winterkorn of course has resigned over the emissions mess. Talk about office politics - sheesh!

    Details at another WSJ link - At Volkswagen, a Familiar Figure Returns.
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