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Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

Last week may not have been the ideal time for Audi to show off its second plug-in hybrid vehicle, since its Q7 e-tron SUV is powered by a 3.0-liter V-6 turbodiesel engine. With the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal now entering its third month—and no resolution apparent—the... read more

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2011 Audi Q7 TDI test drive, Catskill Mountains, Nov 2011

2013 Audi Q7 TDI SUV Gets All-New, More Powerful Diesel

Diesel engines make a lot of sense in SUVs, mitigating the gas-guzzling effects of big, heavy bodies, poor aerodynamics and large engines. The Audi Q7 TDI is a good example... read more July 20, 2012 by  1

2011 Audi Q7 TDI test drive, Catskill Mountains, Nov 2011

2011 Audi Q7 TDI Clean-Diesel SUV: Quick Drive

We tend to prefer smaller cars here at Green Car Reports. Since far more than half of U.S. car journeys are made by a single occupant, smaller could often suffice--and cost... read more November 22, 2011 by  5

2010 Audi A3 TDI

Audi Powers Onward With Clean-Diesel Lineup For U.S. Buyers

While Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz are the long-term diesel stalwarts in the States, relative newcomer Audi has ambitious plans. During a lengthy teleconference yesterday... read more March 9, 2011 by  0

2011 Volkswagen Touareg

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid: First Official Details

Last week, Volkswagen unveiled the all-new 2011 Touareg sport utility vehicle, including its first-ever hybrid-electric powertrain. It has new and crisper styling that... read more February 16, 2010 by  2

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid development prototype, October 2009

2011 Volkswagen Touareg To Include Hybrid, Launch in January

The completely redesigned 2011 Volkswagen Touareg sport utility vehicle, which will be unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show this January, will include a hybrid model in the... read more November 12, 2009 by  4

Porsche Cayenne Hybrid logo

Hide the Children! Porsche Goes Green And Hybrid, Purists Blanch

Europeans have been slow to the game with hybrids, having bet most of their green strategy on highly efficient clean diesels. But they are increasingly hedging their bets... read more October 28, 2009 by  1

Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid development prototype, October 2009

Preview: 2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid

Our editor Marty Padgett is spending the day with Volkswagen, driving new models, learning about advanced technologies, and quizzing executives. Here's his preview of VW's... read more October 7, 2009 by  0

Audi A3 TDI clean diesel - European model

Clean Diesels Cost More, But Will Americans Pay For Them?

It's well known in the car industry that a diesel engine costs 10 to 20 percent more to build than a gasoline motor of equivalent output. That's because diesels have to be... read more September 17, 2009 by  9

Audi A3 TDI clean diesel - European model

Diesel's Not A Dirty Word, Say New Audi TDI Ads

European automakers may be taking tentative steps into hybrids, but much of their green-car strategy still depends on clean diesels, adapted from engines that power half the... read more June 22, 2009 by  1

Peugeot 908 HDI at Le Mans 2009

Racing Goes Green As Diesels Romp At Le Mans

We were once told by an auto writer that "real car people" didn't want green cars. They wanted noise, and roaring engines, and squealing tires. Well, the triumph of... read more June 15, 2009 by  1


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