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Old Sep 28th, 2015, 21:08   #31
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I think the Veyron is the only car that emits more ****e than my XC90.
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Old Sep 28th, 2015, 21:32   #32
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Oh, no Bugatti! ...... would anyone be surprised at a Veyron failing its emissions test .... doubt it!
Or a Bentley Continental W12...
2015 XC60 D5 SE LUX, 2012 V40 D3 SE, 2003 XC90 D5 SE, 2009 Ford Ranger SC, 1977 Triumph Spitfire 1500
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Old Oct 3rd, 2015, 15:42   #33
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Volvo have done it before in 1998. Seven manufacturers, Caterpillar, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, Mack Trucks, Navistar International, Renault Trucks, and Volvo Trucks. The trucks used engine ECU software to engage pollution controls during the 20-minute lab tests to verify compliance with the Clean Air Act, but then disable the emissions controls during normal highway cruising, emitting up to three times the maximum allowed NOx pollution. I wouldn't be surprised if they have done it again.
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