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2016 Ram ProMaster, A Cubist's Dream

2016 Ram ProMaster, A Cubist's Dream

2016 Ram ProMaster my friend remarked "It's a noisy engine." "Yes, it is a diesel,” I replied listening to the muffled clatter of a modern diesel. That is part of the story of the 2016 Ram ProMaster and its 3.0-liter diesel engine, its terrific functionality. </p><p>Again, we were moving boxes, wheelbarrows, fram ... Continue reading

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 3.0 TDI & F-Pace S Review +VIDEO

AUTO CENTRAL - May 14, 2016: Last year Jaguar celebrated achieving a world record with the F-Pace by driving through the worlds largest loop on the eve of the International Motor Show (IAA). Now we get to take our first look at the Jaguar F Pace S and the Jaguar F Pace Diesel. We took the new F Pace for a drive and wer ... Continue reading

Growth in Non-automotive Diesel Engine Market to Create Opportunities for the Global Diesel Engine Market Through 2020, Reports Technavio

Growth in Non-automotive Diesel Engine Market to Create Opportunities for the Global Diesel Engine Market Through 2020, Reports Technavio

LONDON—Technavio analysts forecast the global diesel engine market to grow at a CAGR of close to 9% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global diesel engine market for 2016-2020. The report segments the market into tw ... Continue reading

Review: All-new 2016 VW Touran 2.0 TDI +VIDEO

Review: All-new 2016 VW Touran 2.0 TDI +VIDEO

2015-07-01 by hoenkhaus More than 1.9 million people bought a Touran since 2003. The new one offers everything his predecessor did and much more. We took him to a test drive in Amsterdam and had a closer look to at the new model. source: http://autovideoreview.com Better that his predecessor – the all-new VW Tou ... Continue reading

New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2016 -- The introduction of more advanced diesel truck engines, innovative emissions control systems, and cleaner diesel fuel over the past decade have successfully resulted in major improvements in air quality and fuel efficiency, according to new research compiled by The Martec Group, a global te ... Continue reading

Eligible Volkswagen and Audi Owners and Lessees to Benefit from 2.0-Liter TDI Settlements

Eligible Volkswagen and Audi Owners and Lessees to Benefit from 2.0-Liter TDI Settlements

Volkswagen and Audi Owners and Lessees to Benefit from 2.0-Liter TDI Settlements ... Continue reading

New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

New Clean Diesel Technology Slashing Truck Emissions and Driving Fuel Savings

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2016 -- The introduction of more advanced diesel truck engines, innovative emissions control systems, and cleaner diesel fuel over the past decade have successfully resulted in major improvements in air quality and fuel efficiency, according to new research compiled by The Martec Group, a global te ... Continue reading

2016 Range Rover Sport 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy

2016 Range Rover Sport 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy

2016 Land Rover Range Rover 4WD 4dr Diesel HSE Review By Steve Purdy ... Continue reading

Big Oil Benefits From "Divide and Conquer"

Big Oil Benefits From "Divide and Conquer"

Opinion by Bob Gordon, President The Auto Channel<p> After spending time at the 2006 Clean Cities Congress here in Phoenix, and after listening to speeches, presentations, and other facts and opinions, I believe that THE ANSWER to the "Energy Crisis" and its progeny the destruction of our earth’s ecology, is and ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 18-24: 10 Years To Driverless Cars? Buick Wagon? Tequila! Concours@St Johns; Gordon Back; Tesla Plan

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 18-24: 10 Years To Driverless Cars? Buick Wagon? Tequila! Concours@St Johns; Gordon Back; Tesla Plan

* Keith Crain in Automotive News writes: "Tesla has a feature on its cars that it calls "autopilot," and it isn't. We are probably not going to have a tested and proven driverless car for a decade or more — assuming the courts figure out who needs the insurance and the licensing for the vehicle. That might take a dec ... Continue reading

New Mazda Axela / Mazda3 Details

New Mazda Axela / Mazda3 Details

New technologies based on human-centered development philosophy yield further refinements in all respects - HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation has released an updated Mazda Axela sports compact (known as Mazda3 outside Japan), which goes on sale at dealers in Japan today.*1 The updated model is now available wi ... Continue reading

EPA Research Shows Moderate or Severe Corrosion in Diesel USTs

EPA Research Shows Moderate or Severe Corrosion in Diesel USTs

Report shows that 83% of the underground storage tanks studied exhibited moderate or severe corrosion, but less than 25% of owners were aware of the corrosion. ​WASHINGTON July 22, 2016; NACSonline reported that in a report released this week on corrosion inside diesel fuel underground storage tanks (UST), the U.S. E ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps ... Continue reading

VW 3.0 Diesel Fix Rejected By California Air Board

VW 3.0 Diesel Fix Rejected By California Air Board

Volkswagen Update: - The California Air Resources Board (CARB) today rejected proposed recall plans submitted by Volkswagen/Audi and Porsche for repair of undisclosed Auxiliary Emission Control Devices (AECDs) and defeat devices in 3.0 liter, diesel passenger cars manufactured for model years 2009-2016. This decision a ... Continue reading

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