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The attack on VW was an economic attack on Germany for speaking out against certain dictates, one being Merkel’s recent call for the ending of sanctions on Russia. The on board computer sets emission controls for where the car is to be driven,China, Europe ,North America and if switched will allow the engine and catalytic converter to perform at those levels which may not meet those of another jurisdiction. This helps explain the massive VW fine as compared to the GM fine which “only” saw the deaths of 174 persons from a known fault that was repeatably ignored.
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