SAE Eye on Engineering Quick Take: VW's digital fraud

  • 09-Oct-2015 11:26 EDT
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Watch the video at https://youtu.be/l3eOklM3pQU

Volkswagen will pay billions in penalties for rigging 11 million diesel cars to skirt emission standards. Unfortunately, the industry hasn't learned from its past mistakes. In this episode of SAE Eye on Engineering, Senior Editor Lindsay Brooke looks at VW's recent digital fraud. SAE Eye on Engineering can be viewed at https://youtu.be/l3eOklM3pQU. It also airs in audio-only form Monday mornings on WJR 760 AM Detroit's Paul W. Smith Show. Access archived episodes of SAE Eye on Engineering at www.sae.org/magazines/podcasts.

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