"In our integrated emission control systems, there are several hundred functions interlocked with each other, which can not be considered independently from each other", a Daimler spokesperson told The Drive.
Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that 774,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Europe had been found to contain unauthorised software defeat devices and ordered Daimler to recall more than 200,000 cars in Germany.
"The government will order 238,000 Daimler vehicles to be immediately recalled Germany-wide because of unauthorised defeat devices", the ministry said in a statement.
Vehicles kept to legal emissions limits for harmful substances like nitrogen oxides (NOx) during lab tests, only to exceed them as much as 40 times in on-road driving.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Vito models with diesel engines and a sports utility variant of the sedan, known as the GLC, were the main cars found to be at fault, the ministry said.
The Stuttgart-based carmaker has said the US Department of Justice has inquired about the company's emission certification processes, and that German prosecutors in Stuttgart are investigating Daimler employees on suspicion of fraud and criminal advertising. We will file an objection against the decision issued by the KBA (German Federal Motor Transport Authority).
Justify wins Triple Crown with dominant victory at Belmont In an email to Newsday, Hart wrote: "The best horse won. but Noble Indy got a raw deal in how the race was run". "I'm not. There is also, of course, the risk of defeat, which takes away some of the invincibility of a Triple Crown victor .
The company is reportedly confident it can bring the vehicles back into compliance via software update.
'Overall, this outcome should de-risk the stock'.
Diesels have been under heavy scrutiny since United States authorities caught Volkswagen using illegal engine control software that turned off diesel emission controls in everyday driving.
This latest development follows news a year ago that saw Daimler accused of selling over one million cars with excess emissions in Europe and the USA, following earlier reports in the German media.
This comes just three years after VW admitted having fitted "cheat" devices in millions of its cars.
It is believed to have affected around eight million vehicles sold to consumers across the globe.
The two clasped hands for a long while Tuesday as they posed for photos in front of a row of USA and North Korean flags. Perhaps most importantly, Trump did not succeed in getting Kim to clarify his definition of "denuclearization".
Pakistan has always been accused of supporting the Taliban and providing safe haven to its leaders - charges Islamabad denies. Noori said that elsewhere in Ghazni, at least three local police and 10 Taliban were killed in clashes.
Charles Armstrong: I think that lifting sanctions is probably the key priority right now, but I think that... We're not special, but we're Americans and we know what freedom's like, and we have to stand up for this.
My American side here, biased maybe b/c of everyday #gunviolence in United States of America , but my British side agrees. Prince George - wearing a navy shirt, beige shorts and navy sneakers - played around with a polo mallet in the grass.
The Academy Award victor shouted out, " Fuck Trump! ", a declaration which brought the audience to their feet in ovation. He made it through University of Pennsylvania, so he was exposed to a quality education, but he's still an idiot'.
It was great craic, ' Deirdre Betson from Dunboyne told a Reuters reporter after leaving the water. "It was unbelievable . I have never been naked in front of anybody before, except my husband, and it was brilliant and bracing", she said.
If some of its leave-supporting lawmakers choose to vote against the amendment, the government could avoid defeat altogether. But there is going to be no binary choice of the deal on the table or no deal, with Parliament bypassed.
The next morning, Navarro and chief economics adviser Larry Kudlow were deployed to the Sunday talk shows. Trudeau's comments centered around Trump's lack of understanding when it comes to worldwide trade.
Voters will be heading to the polls to select nominees for House of Representatives and other local races across the state. Senate and House of Representatives , including two of the most competitive Senate races.
Recall Alert: Throw away pre-cut melon
Of the 60 victims reported sick, 31 have been hospitalized, but there are zero reported deaths. Caito Foods has seized production and distribution of the melons.
Gronkowski Unlikely Runner-Up in Belmont Stakes
Justify accomplished a lot in a very short time. "But if you win the Triple Crown you become a legend and that is what he is now". When Geroux broke next to last I would have thought that was a great scenario, he doesn't have to worry about him.
Judge OKs AT&T merger with Time Warner
Last fall, he presented AT&T and Time Warner with two options: Sell the majority stake in either DirecTV or Turner Broadcasting. In after-market trading following the ruling, shares of Time Warner rose almost 5 percent and AT&T shares fell 1.6 percent.
New attractive Metro Exodus screenshots released
The Metro 2033 and Metro : Last Light games are based on Dmitry Glukhovsky's Metro 2033 and Metro 2035 novels. He goes on an epic journey that spans the continent and goes across post-apocalyptic Russian Federation .
Ruthless Nadal crushes Del Potro to reach final
A visibly dejected Schwartzman took only one point on his serve before losing the fifth game while Nadal held to lead 5-1. The 16th-seeded Gauff, who is 14 years old, beat 15th-seeded Leylah Annie Fernandez of Canada 6-4, 6-3.
Italy's Conte give backing for Russia's return to G8
When he said, " It may not be politically correct, but we have a world to run ", you have to wonder who he meant by "we". Noting Ali's conviction had been overturned, Tweel said "there is no conviction from which a pardon is needed".