Almost 1.2 million Volkswagen vehicles in the UK are involved in the diesel emissions scandal that has started in the US, the company has said on Wednesday.

Volkswagen said, more than 500,000 Volkswagen-branded cars and 80,000 commercial vehicles have the software that allows them to cheat on emissions test. Other diesel vehicles include 393,000 Audis, almost 77,000 Seats and 131,500 Skodas. The scale of the number means that the UK is most likely to be one of the worst affected countries by ...

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