Ignore VW Diesels, Make Company Sell Electric Cars: Tesla CEO Musk, 44 Others

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013

It will cost a huge sum, likely billions of dollars, to make Volkswagen fix all of the 482,000 TDI diesel vehicles it has admitted use “defeat device” software to ignore emission laws. Indeed, it may not be practically possible for VW to modify 325,000 of those cars–and it would cost the company less simply to buy them back and scrap them… …read more