Hallway radio beats BILD and Spiegel: Prime dieselgate suspect found

Jelden, as seen in BILD

Jelden, as seen in BILD

Last Thursday, we wrote that “Hanno Jelden, Development ECUs, has been suspended, says the hallway radio.” We wrote, with a link that “he has an interesting history.” We did not write that he is a key figure in the dieselgate scandal, and that he may have been the man who wrote the cheater code. We did not want to make this accusation on the basis of hallway talk. For two days, all quiet. Today, the story is all over the German media, usually on page one. [Continue Reading]