New Dieselgate approaching?

According to some news sources, a new Dieselgate scandal, now involving Audi, could also be discovered. According to them, automatic gearboxes were developed in such manner to artificially lower emissions. Based on the position of steering wheel, system could detect if the car was operating in normal operations, or the emission testing was ongoing. If the system detected emission testing mode, automatic transmission started working in a “low-rev mode” switching gears in such a way as to artificially reduce engine revs and consequently lower fuel consumption and emissions