Dieselgate

Dieselgate 2.0: 42,000 Mercedes diesels remembered for “prohibited software”

Germany’s auto regulator has ordered Daimler to recall 42,000 Mercedes diesels because the company installed illegal software in their engines that gimmicked the engine’s thermostat, which would allow the manufacturer to selectively tune its cars’ emissions. Daimler disputes that the software is illegal and has said it will appeal (it says it showed the regulator…