Volkswagen emissions scandal and vehicle type approval Contents


Vehicle type approval

The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 14 December 2015

Nick Molden, Chief Executive Officer, Emissions Analytics, Dr James Tate, Institute for Transport Studies, Leeds University, and Greg Archer, Clean Vehicles Manager, Transport & Environment


Monday 11 January 2016

David Bizley, Chief Engineer, RAC Motoring Services, Graham Hope, Editor, Auto Express and Carbuyer, and Jim Holder, Editorial Director, What Car?


Monday 29 February 2016

Alex Burns, Chief Executive Officer, Millbrook, Tony Soper, Technical Specialist, Homologation, Millbrook, and Dr George Gillespie, Chief Executive Officer, HORIBA MIRA


Monday 14 March 2016

Mike Hawes, Chief Executive, Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders


Antti Peltomäki, Deputy Director-General in the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission


Monday 25 April 2016

Richard Lloyd, Executive Director, Which?, Christian Twigg-Flesner, Professor of Commercial Law, University of Hull, and Peter Shears, Professor of Consumer Law and Policy, Plymouth University;


Paul Higgs, Interim Chief Executive, Vehicle Certification Agency, Robert Goodwill MP, Minister of State, and Ian Yarnold, Head of the International Vehicle Standards Division, Department for Transport


Volkswagen Group emissions violations

The following witnesses gave evidence for the Volkswagen Group emissions violations inquiry. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 12 October 2015

Paul Willis, Managing Director, Volkswagen Group UK, and Mike Hawes, Chief Executive, SMMT


Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, Secretary of State, Department for Transport, Michael Hurwitz, Director of the Energy, Technology & International Directorate, Department for Transport, Ian Yarnold, International Vehicle Standards, Department for Transport, and Paul Higgs, Chief Executive, Vehicle Certification Agency


Monday 25 January 2016

Paul Willis, Managing Director, Volkswagen UK, and Oliver Schmidt, Engineer, Volkswagen AG


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12 July 2016