Diesels

 
Army Diesel-Hybrid Concept: Twice The MPG, Just As Fierce As Humvee

Army Diesel-Hybrid Concept: Twice The MPG, Just As Fierce As Humvee

For U.S. armed forces, green is mostly seen these days as accents in beige battlefield camo. But reducing the cost and risk of delivering very expensive diesel fuel in vulnerable military convoys has long been a Pentagon goal, and one way to do that is to make all military vehicles more fuel... read more

May 4, 2012 by - 1
 
2011 Mazda Takeri Concept

Mazda Takeri Diesel Concept: 2012 New York Auto Show Preview

The Mazda Takeri Concept sedan will make its North American debut this week at the 2012 New York Auto Show. But this is a slightly different Takeri than we saw at the Geneva... read more April 2, 2012 by 0


 
Ford Transit Van, high-roof European model

New Ford Transit Van In 2013 Will Have Diesel Engine Option

It's become a staple tactic of automotive PR operations: Trickle out one factoid at a time, well in advance of an actual vehicle, and get stories each time. So here's the... read more March 28, 2012 by 2


 
2012 Infiniti G37 Sedan

Will Infiniti G Sport Sedan Add New Hybrid, Diesel Models?

The 2012 Infiniti M35h hybrid large sport sedan is marketed by Infiniti as the "world's quickest (full) hybrid sedan," based on its 0-to-62-mph acceleration time of 5.5... read more March 23, 2012 by 0


 
New Audi A3 Hatchback live photos, 2012 Geneva Motor Show

Next Audi A3 To Offer Diesel, Hybrid, CNG Options Globally

Audi’s newly-revamped A3 will begin hitting European showrooms late this year, with U.S. deliveries set to begin in early 2013. In addition to a new A3 sedan model, so... read more March 8, 2012 by 0


 
Range Rover Evoque diesel

Diesel Cars: Economical, But Can They Ever Be Desirable?

Tractors have a lot to answer for. While they've furthered agriculture to the benefit of the greater good, their use of torquey, grumbling diesel engines has subsequently... read more February 28, 2012 by 4


 
2012 Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel

Jaguar XF 2.2 Diesel: Forbidden Fruit First Drive

There are - believe it or not - advantages to living in England. Okay, so the weather is as depressing as the stereotypes suggest, and the average price of gas is currently... read more February 27, 2012 by 0


 
Chevrolet Cruze 2.0 VCDi turbodiesel (Europe)

2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel: More Details Released By GM

Until now, there wasn't much official information about the upcoming diesel version of Chevy's Cruze compact sedan beyond the fact that it existed. Lots of reporters--us... read more February 22, 2012 by 8


 
Beijing smog

Big Emissions Gain: Cleaning Up Dirtiest Third-World Diesels

In asking developing world countries to clean up their act when it comes to reducing automobile emissions, it's easy to sound hypocritical. A new climate change initiative... read more February 20, 2012 by 3


 
BMW 116d EfficientDynamics

Forbidden Fruit: 60 MPG BMW 1-Series Due At Geneva Show

When it comes to diesel cars, the choice in the U.S. is a little thin next to the selection of diesels on sale in Europe. After all, where else could you buy an example of... read more February 17, 2012 by 0


 
'Diesel fuel only' caution on Audi Q7 TDI

Have You Voted Yet For The Best Diesel Car Of 2012?

You have just two weeks left to vote for the Diesel Car of the Year award, which is organized by The Diesel Driver website. Every year, that site asks green-car advocates... read more February 16, 2012 by 2


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI, Chicago Auto Show, Feb 2012

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI: Live Gallery From Chicago Auto Show

While Volkswagen didn't host a press conference to launch its new diesel Beetle, the carmaker put the 2013 Beetle TDI on display at the Chicago Auto Show in its first U.S... read more February 8, 2012 by 0


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK

Mercedes Confirms Diesel Option For 2013 GLK Crossover Utility

The Mercedes-Benz GLK crossover is fairly new to the U.S. market, launching in 2009 as a 2010 model. As the least-expensive sport-utility vehicle to wear the three-pointed... read more January 19, 2012 by 0


 
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Chrysler To Offer Diesel Engine Options, But Only In Trucks

If you’ve been waiting to buy a diesel-powered Jeep Grand Cherokee, you probably already know that one is on the way. Or if your tastes run to the Dodge brand instead... read more January 17, 2012 by 3


 
2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel Sport Utility Coming In 2013

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of the brightest stars among the cars that propelled Chrysler--now controlled by Fiat--to a 26-percent sales increase in 2011, raising its... read more January 6, 2012 by 5


 
diesel badge on 2011 Porsche Cayenne (euro spec)

Porsche Cayenne Diesel To Arrive In U.S. Second Half Of 2012

Hybrids, electrics, and various permutations in between get a lot of the attention when it comes to greener driving, but the dino-burning diesel deserves its place in the... read more December 5, 2011 by 3


 

 
 

 
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