Wednesday May 27, 2020

Finally, we get proper emissions testing

Ever heard of WLTP or RDE? These little letters may nip you in the wallet initially, but are good news in the long term

9th September, 2018
BMW i3S: sportier model sits lower for better handling

I’m guessing that most car buyers have never heard of the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP), never mind the Real-World Driving Emissions (RDE) test.

Of those who have been paying closer attention to what’s happening in the world of automotive economy and emissions test procedures and legislation, I’m willing to bet that a large proportion don’t really understand what the significance of it all is to the average punter. I’ll do...

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