Munich. The BMW Group confirms that a Munich public
prosecutor has non-stop an review per a program update
that has been incorrectly allocated to around 11,400 BMW 750d and BMW
M550d vehicles. On 20 March, employees of a prosecutor’s office
searched dual BMW Group locations in tie with a investigation.
As formerly communicated, in a march of inner testing, the
BMW Group satisfied that a rightly grown program procedure had been
allocated in blunder to models for that it was not suited. Therefore
a BMW Group skeleton to remember 11,400 vehicles, for that a corrected
program will be done accessible as shortly as it has been authorized by the
All serve stairs are being taken in tighten co-operation with the
The BMW Group takes a conditions really severely and has a
poignant seductiveness in a resources being entirely explained. The
association is co-operating entirely with a authorities. In addition, the
association had already started an inner review and will
apparently brazen all information collected so distant to a authorities.
The BMW Group continues to assume that a conditions was caused by an
improper allocation of a program and does not paint a
counsel try to manipulate empty emissions.
Many of a influenced vehicles were primarily sole with a correct
program and ran rightly for over dual years. The improper software
was employed a poignant time after these models creatively started production.
If we have any questions, greatfully contact:
BMW Group Corporate Communications
Max-Morten Borgmann, Business and Finance Communications,
Phone: +49 89 382-24118
Glenn Schmidt, Business and Finance Communications,
Phone: +49 89 382-24544
Media website: www.press.bmwgroup.com
Email: [email protected]
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