German Government Order Recall of Over 700 Thousand Mercedes Vehicles Citing illegal “Defeat Devices”

Daimler boss Dieter Zetsche was summoned Monday for crunch talks with Scheuer over emissions irregularities in the firm's vehicles.

German Government Order Recall of Over 700 Thousand Mercedes Vehicles Citing illegal “Defeat Devices”

  FRANKFERT – The German Government ordered Monday the recall of some 774,000 vehicles from Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler across Europe, citing illegal “defeat devices” designed to conceal high levels of harmful emissions from regulators’ tests. Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer said in a statement that the federal government will order an immediate official recall because of […]