Volkswagen to refit cars after emissions scandal

Posted at 11:10 AM, Sep 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-29 12:10:41-04

On Tuesday, Volkswagen announced it would refit roughly 11 million vehicles after the company admitted to rigging emissions testings.

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Reuters reports that Matthius Meuller, the new chief executive, said that the automaker will ask customers over the next few days to have diesel vehicles that contained illegal software refitted.

Volkswagen admits that it cheated for years on the Environmental Protection Agency's air pollution test.

Volkswagen has also created a site where customers and owners can find out more information about affected vehicles. Visit the site at