CARB CAFE Midterm Review VW emission

By | 2019-04-04T15:32:16+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Diesel, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , , |

Presentation Honoring Engineers Involved in Volkswagen Case The Board will hear a presentation by Professional Engineers in California Government honoring CARB engineers involved in discovering and investigating Volkswagen’s diesel engine defeat devices. Public Meeting to Consider the Advanced Clean Cars Midterm Review The Board will hear the completed midterm review and recommendations on the Advanced [...]

Porsche, Audi, 3.0 engine has defeat device says CARB

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:49+00:00 November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Porsche, Volkswagen|Tags: , , , , |

"VW must immediately initiate discussions with ARB to discuss the testing results that appear to confirm the presence of a defeat device in the GVGAJ03.0NU4, EADXT03.02UG and FPRXT03.0CDD Test Groups and the implications on other 3.0 liter diesel product lines. VW must ensure that the appropriate Audi and Porsche AG management and engineering staff are [...]

Real Wheels Live with Warren Brown on Washingtonpost.com 10.02.15

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:51+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and friends, The Dow is down today because of the jobs market, but car sales are up. If you bought a car this year, do you consider it a one-off buy that you had to have, or do you feel more comfortable about the market? How do you characterize the overall economy? [...]

CARB explains how Volkswagen got caught and why it matters

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:51+00:00 September 24th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Health & Fitness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  Dave Clegern, California Air Resources Board (CARB) spokesperson, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation today. CARB has been regulating diesel since 1996 and Volkswagen was only allowed to bring its cars into California if they met those standards. Why do those standards matter so much? What effect does NOX [...]