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Volkswagen Diesel Cars Use Up To 14% More Fuel After Software “Fix,” With NOx Emissions Still 400% Higher Than Lab Figures, Study Shows

March 13th, 2018 | by James Ayre

A new analysis from the Australian Automobile Association (AAA) has (again) confirmed as much -- with Volkswagen diesel cars being found to use up to 14% more fuel after being recalled and "fixed" than previously. Even after the software fix in the vehicles in question was implemented, NOx emissions were still over 400% higher than the levels seen in lab testing

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