Showing posts in the category of Diesel

Audi CEO Says Company Is Ready To Move On From Diesel Scandal

Audi is planning on shutting down the very same task force they set up in order to find out how many of their vehicles featured defeat devi...

VW Recalls Over 57,000 Touareg Diesels From Around The World

Volkswagen will recall over 57,000 Touareg vehicles globally after Germany’s KBA automotive watchdog discovered that the 3.0-liter diesel ...

Used Diesel Sales Going Strong In UK Despite Slight Average Price Drop

Based on Auto Trader's Retail Price Index, the average price for a used car in the UK last month was £12,589, marking a £50 drop compa...

Check Out The Difference Between A Volvo XC60 D5 And A D4

If striking a balance between price and performance matters most to you, what would you choose between a Volvo XC60 D5 and its less powerf...

Former VW Executive Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison

Former VW executive Oliver Schmidt has been sentenced to seven years in prison and fined $400,000 for his involvement in the dieselgate sca...

VW And Audi Slash Prices And Give Discounts On Repaired 3.0L Diesels

Looking to jump behind the wheel of a heavily discounted VW or Audi ? Well, now could be the perfect time.

Ex-VW Executive Says He Feels "Misused" Ahead Of Dieselgate Sentencing

The former Volkswagen executive who pleaded guilty to his involvement in the brand’s dieselgate scandal says he feels “misused” by the aut...

Can A 1995 Volvo 850 T5 Keep Up With A New 2017 Volvo V90 D5?

Modern turbo-diesel engines can usually keep their grounds against older turbo petrol units, as long as the former are mated to fast-changi...

UK Government Planning Higher Taxes On Diesel Cars

Diesel-powered vehicles will be more heavily taxed in the UK as the local government wants to push drivers towards less polluting alternat...

Honda Unveils Diesel CR-V Race Car For Race Of Remembrance

Honda UK and Mission Motorsport created the world's first ever CR-V diesel race car, set to compete in the Race of Remembrance at Angl...

Watch New Audi A4 3.0 V6 Diesel Go Flat Out On The Autobahn

Despite falling out of favor with many consumers over the emissions scandal, modern diesel engines continue to boast benefits like high le...

Audi SQ7 And Panamera 4S D Out To Prove Diesels Are Still Cool

We're a little over two years away from the 2020s and the automotive world has already planned its shift to fully-electric vehicles and...

Audi Recalls Nearly 5,000 A8 V8 TDIs For Increased Emissions

The latest episode the Dieselgate saga involves Audi recalling 4,997 A8s in Europe fitted with a V8 TDI engine to update their software aft...

Toyota Could Be Done With Diesels In Europe

Toyota could be done with diesel engines in Europe, the brand’s executive vice president says.

EPA And CARB Reportedly Approve Fix For 3.0-liter TDI Engines in Audi, Porsche And VW Models

The United States Environmental Protection Agency and California Air Resources Board have reportedly signed off on a fix for Volkswagen Gro...

These Are The Countries And Cities Planning Diesel And Petrol Vehicle Bans

As more and more cities and countries announce plans to ban diesel and petrol-powered vehicles, we thought it’d be an apt time to recap tho...

Netherlands Wants To Ban New Petrol And Diesel Sales By 2030

The Dutch government has put forward a plan to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel models by 2030 in a bid to slash the country’s CO2 emi...

Paris Seeking To Eliminate Diesel And Gasoline Vehicles By 2030

The streets of Paris could get a lot quieter as Mayor Anne Hidalgo is calling for the city to eliminate diesel and gasoline vehicles by 203...

London's T-Charge To Hit Heavily-Polluting Vehicles From October 23

London’s much-discussed T-Charge for heavily polluting vehicles will go into effect on October 23, 2017, and force select drivers to pay £...

Ram's 2017 EcoDiesel Models Start Landing In Dealerships

Dealer deliveries of EcoDiesel-powered 2017 Ram 1500 models have just commenced, not long after FCA was accused of not disclosing emissions...