Emissions scandal: Fiat under scanner for irregularities in tests
German probe alleges Fiat for using illegal techniques to alter emission test results
After Volkswagen, Fiat has come under the scanner of emissions probe being conducted by German emissions regulator Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA). The German regular is currently investigating Fiat for irregular emissions results. According to a report by German publication Bild am Sonntag, the KBA found irregularities in emissions levels of Fiat’s diesel engines after they were made to run for more than 20 minutes.
The standard duration for the emissions tests to be conducted is 20 minutes. After 20 minutes, the KBA found...