The French authorities are investigating the shenanigans with Renault emissions

The French authorities are investigating the shenanigans with Renault emissions


Moscow. January 14. Action automotive group Renault SA fell by 20% during trading on Thursday due to reports about the actions of the French authorities as part of investigations into fraud with harmful engine emissions, reports Bloomberg.

AFP on Thursday published an article about the search at a number of enterprises of Renault in France and the seizure of company computers. According to the trade Union organizations CGT, the search was still on 7 January.

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Renault and French Ministry has not yet commented on the situation.

Previously, the so-called “diesel” scandal around the German Volkswagen avtostroitel, who was caught in fraud with emissions.

VW has pleaded guilty to manipulating the indicators of release of nitric oxide in 11 million cars worldwide. The management estimated costs for the elimination of violations of 6.7 billion euros, but many analysts believe that the total amount of damage to the company in connection with the scandal will exceed 20 billion euros.