Volkswagen presented the authorities of Germany plan to eliminate violations


BERLIN, 7 October. /Corr. Vyacheslav Filippov/. The Volkswagen group presented to the Federal Agency of road transport in Germany (BAFS) plan for the elimination of violations of environmental norms in the car company. This was announced on Wednesday by the Minister of transport and digital infrastructure Alexander Dobrindt.

The letter, which, in particular, about the campaign to recall cars in workshops, enrolled in time, he said. Previously, the government ordered the auto giant to 7 October to develop a plan for remediation.

BAFS will take a few days to study the document, said Dobrindt. Then “will be made an independent decision on measures to implement the Volkswagen, and given the corresponding order”.

Volkswagen was at the center of a scandal after the discovery in the car group software that allows you to bypass strict ecological standards of the USA. The investigation into the auto giant launched in several countries in Europe and Asia.

As noted in the press release Volkswagen, the problem of falsifying data environmental tests on the content of harmful substances of exhaust gases of cars affected up to 11 million cars worldwide.