Disgraceful Volkswagen caught putting profit before planet

Non VWI can barely believe it. One of Germany’s best-value exports (i.e. in the non-luxury end of the car market) has been caught faking the CO2 emission test data on its diesel cars in the USA (and, it has subsequently emerged, elsewhere). Has it been doing the same in Europe? Is this the beginning of an international scandal similar to the rigging of financial markets in the City of London? One thing is for sure, in putting profit before doing their bit to reduce the carbon footprint of their cars, I think the manufacturer should be re-branded:

Nicht VolksWagen

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About Rick Altman

Possibly just another 'Climate Cassandra' crying 'Wolf' in cyberspace. However, the moral of the old children's story is that the Wolf eventually turned up!
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4 Responses to Disgraceful Volkswagen caught putting profit before planet

  1. Bill Everett says:

    I like the new logo!

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