EPA Alleges Volkswagen Sidestepped Regulations With TDI Models

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Agency found defeat devices that more emit more NOx than allowed.Volkswagen Group of America found itself in hot water today. The EPA announced that it's issuing a notice of violation of the Clean Air Act to the automaker. The reason? Volkswagen allegedly built in software to purposefully circumvent EPA emissions standards for certain pollutants in 2009-2015 four-cylinder TDI diesel models. The violation could result in an enormous fine.