The company claims that it was not done on purpose.
German automaker BMW announced a recall of 11.7 thousand diesel vehicles due to the fact that they installed the software, lowered the level of harmful emissions.
CEO Harald Krueger for the first time admitted mistakes at the annual meeting of shareholders on 17 may 2018.
“A few years ago, we made a mistake. It has nothing to do with purposeful manipulation,” said Kruger.
In his opinion, we are talking only about the human factor.