And this stuff causes lung cancer. MIT scientists estimate that these emissions will ultimately cause 60 people to die prematurely. And that’s just in America.
What do Uber, Volkswagen and Zenefits have in common? They all used hidden code to break the law.
Quincy Larson

Well… How come is it legal in Europe, but not in the US?

How many people die of gun violence in the US, and how many people die of gun violence in the EU? 
They are way above the “60 innocent people” who’d die because “VW cheated”.

Different countries, different laws.

Ford, GM, etc, aren’t able to make a decent diesel engine, because it didn’t make economic sense to them While developing diesel engines made a lot of sense in the EU, Hence you have laws that penalize Europeans automakers.