The German company has published data on emissions from test drives that are incredibly new.
German company Volkswagen has decided to prove that diesel powertrains too early to write off. In addition to the high efficiency of these engines, they can be very eco-friendly. For this, Volkswagen has held a race of crossover Touareg with the V8 TDI engine in three different locations, measured emissions and published the data. The races were held in Lower Saxony, Baden-württemberg and Bavaria. The location was not chosen randomly, since they are at different heights above sea level that affects the value of the emissions.
The results of the test surprised – in all three locations of the emissions with the stock fit into the norms of Euro 6. Recall that the norms of Euro 6 NOx amount to 80 mg / km In Lower Saxony emissions amounted to 10 mg / km, in Bavaria, and 13 mg / km, and in Baden-württemberg 20 mg / km Average emissions were 14 mg / km. After the publication of these data Volkswagen can give a second life to diesel engines.
In the company’s management told, due to which managed to achieve such targets. The V8 TDI is used a multi-stage treatment of exhaust gases.
By using catalytic Converter the harmful emissions are transformed into harmless steam. Recall that the Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI is equipped with diesel engine with 4 liter. Power plant capacity reaches 415 HP with 900 Nm of torque. Motor works in tandem with automatic transmission 8 levels. First “hundred” car is able to dial in 4.9 seconds.
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