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Tesla Superchargers Apparently Lose TUV Certification in Germany
Tesla Superchargers Apparently Lose TUV Certification in Germany

29 Jun 2022, 16:15 UTC / We tried to contact TÜV to understand what the red tape over the certification sign means, and the company is yet to give us any response.

 
Tesla Model S Presents Most Defects Among EVs In TUV Inspection After 3 Years
Tesla Model S Presents Most Defects Among EVs In TUV Inspection After 3 Years

28 Jan 2022, 16:22 UTC / While the industry defect rate is 4.7%, the Model S achieved 10.7%. Fog light, low beam, and wishbones are the cause of most issues.

 
Porsche 911 Tops TUV Reliability Report
Porsche 911 Tops TUV Reliability Report

9 Dec 2011, 13:16 UTC / In a rather unsurprising piece of news, we’ll tell you that... Porsches are reliable cars. German Inspection Agency, TUV, has recently placed the Porsche 911 at the top of its age category on ...

 
Fisker Karma TUV Efficiency Tests: 2.1 l/100km, 51g/km CO2
Fisker Karma TUV Efficiency Tests: 2.1 l/100km, 51g/km CO2

16 Nov 2011, 13:07 UTC / The Fisker Karma’s efficiency has been assessed by Technischer Üeberwachungs Verein (TÜV), Europe’s recognized automotive certification agency, with the vehicle achieving a com...

 
Mercedes CLS Gets TUV Environmental Certification
Mercedes CLS Gets TUV Environmental Certification

25 Jan 2011, 12:55 UTC / The countdown clock to the launch of Mercedes' new CLS model (January 29) has already begun taking down the numbers, with the world bracing for perhaps the most exciting version of the model ev...

 
Toyota, the Most Reliable Brand
Toyota, the Most Reliable Brand

29 Dec 2010, 11:40 UTC / The German Technical Expertise Unit (TUV): Toyota is the one of the most reliable brands out there. Ironically, despite the millions of vehicles recalled this year for various problems, most of them...

 
Dacia Logan, Just a Cheap Car, Says TUV
Dacia Logan, Just a Cheap Car, Says TUV

23 Dec 2010, 10:56 UTC / Dacia Logan, the wonder low-cost vehicle manufactured in Romania by Dacia, one of the Renault-owned brands, has been, pretty much since its birth, a source for controversy in Europe. The model, ...

 
TUV Releases 2011 Used Car Reliability Report
TUV Releases 2011 Used Car Reliability Report

17 Dec 2010, 12:58 UTC / The German Technical Inspection Association (TUV), together with the German car magazine Auto Bild, have released the result of the 2011 used car reliability report. The study is based on 7,253,709 ...

 
Kia Models Get TUV LCA Certificate
Kia Models Get TUV LCA Certificate

29 Nov 2010, 08:17 UTC / In the race for a better position in the eyes of the consumers, every single feat achieved by a carmaker's model is worth a good look and a few praises from the marketing department of the resp...

 
Hyundai ix35 Receives TUV Environmental Accolades
Hyundai ix35 Receives TUV Environmental Accolades

16 Sep 2010, 10:57 UTC / The new Hyundai ix35 compact SUV has received two environmental certificates form the German TUV Nord organization. The move comes as the vehicle’s sister model, the Kia Sportage, has also rec...

 
Kia Sportage Receives TUV Environmental Certificate
Kia Sportage Receives TUV Environmental Certificate

14 Sep 2010, 06:40 UTC / The new Kia Sportage has received the highest environmental certificate of world-renowned German certification agency TUV Nord, as a recognition of the fact that the vehicle is environmentally frien...

 
AC Schnitzer Wins Rims Copycat Battle
AC Schnitzer Wins Rims Copycat Battle

25 Jun 2010, 14:55 UTC / The automotive industry is making increasing efforts to fight the piracy phenomenon, with the latest victory registered by tuner AC Schintzer. The company announced that multiple lots of rims that c...

 
Porsche Wins TUV and Dekra Reliability Awards
Porsche Wins TUV and Dekra Reliability Awards

17 Dec 2009, 14:41 UTC / The entire Porsche range of vehicles (excluding the Panamera, which is obviously not yet eligible for this kind of testing) has won a set of prestigious 2010 quality and reliability German awards. T...