Volkswagen said emissions inconsistencies it disclosed on 800,000 cars last week were the result of employees informing their superiors.
The findings, which the Wolfsburg-based company made public on November 3, were disclosed by employees during an internal investigation, Volkswagen said in a statement. The employees informed the carmaker about “irregular” consumption in cars, the company said. A probe into the matter continues, VW said.
The admission that more cars than the previously disclosed 11 million...
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