VW Got Some Monkeys to Watch Cartoons and Huff Diesel Because Science - Club Touareg Forums
Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 01-26-2018 Thread Starter
Sponsored Editorial Content
Touareg: Still looking
Join Date: Jan 2014
Second Vehicle: Still looking
Posts: 75
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
VW Got Some Monkeys to Watch Cartoons and Huff Diesel Because Science

Volkswagen helped fund a study conducted by a third-party research group that subjected 10 monkeys to nitrogen dioxide exposure.

Details on the study were released as part of a lawsuit filed against VW in the United States, which was subsequently covered by The New York Times on Thursday. The tests, which were conducted by the US-based Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute in 2014, saw 10 cynomolgus macaque monkeys placed in air-tight chambers as they watched cartoons to keep them entertained. A dieselVW Beetle was then put on a roller, where a machine drew exhaust fumes from the tailpipe and fed it into a container. The fumes were then diluted and pumped into the chambers where the monkeys were.
Read more about the VW Got Some Monkeys to Watch Cartoons and Huff Diesel Because Science at AutoGuide.com.
AutoGuide.com is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Club Touareg Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome

VW Touareg News Delivered to your Email!

Stay up-to-date with Touareg news in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]