[Photos] Volkswagen cars worth millions of euros dumped in American desert

04/02/2018

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Volkswagen is involved in a scandal that costs the company a total of €20.5 billion.

These amazing photos are of a sea of Volkswagen cars worth millions of euro dumped after failing the emissions test which ignited an astounding scandal.

The photos show an incredibly large number of cars which spread around thousands of miles in the Californian desert at Victorville, Sunshine State.

Thousands of Volkswagen being dumped after failing emissions test

The scandal began in 2015 as there was proof showing the company using “defeat devices” in its model

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The Audi owner had to pay nearly €6b to buy 350,000 cars from American customers for so-called “dieselgate” settlements.

The scandal began in 2015 as there was proof showing the company using “defeat devices” in its model to fool emission tests.

Thousands of Volkswagen being dumped after failing emissions test

A Volkswagen spokesman said the affected vehicles are regularly maintained

It is estimated that the company has lost €20.5b in this scandal.

Most of the standard-deficient cars are now kept at 37 storage facilities in America.

Thousands of Volkswagen being dumped after failing emissions test

It is estimated that the company has lost €20.5b in this scandal

A Volkswagen spokesman said the affected vehicles are regularly maintained for reselling or probably exporting emissions modifications are approved.

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