Aboutthis reports the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. Official confirmation of this information yet. According to the newspaper the suspension of sales you need Porsche in order to adapt its models to the new requirements of the European Union for measuring emissions.
We are talking about the new test, known as the Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicle Test Procedure or WLTP, which provides for testing cars in real conditions. This will allow you to bring the passport data on fuel consumption and harmful emissions to the actual.
Under the old procedure New European Driving Cycle all the main tests were carried out stationary, load stands, so the manufacturers could achieve sizeable reductions. But only on paper, in reality, the values of the fuel consumption and emissions were much higher.
It seems that Porsche did not have time to adapt their machines to the new requirements. Friday on the German Porsche website is not working Configurator, new cars, and clients are encouraged to purchase machines from the warehouse.
According to sources, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, the new Cayenne and Panamera will be available until March of 2019 And here is Reuters more optimistic in their forecasts and with reference to the representatives of the company informs that soon the problem needs to be solved.
We will remind that earlier from-for coming into force of the new rules to suspend the release of some of the models have had BMW and Audi.
Porsche demanded that the Audi 200 million euros for the “deselect”