Showing posts in the category of Diesel

DS 5 Moon Dust and DS 21 Pallas Show Cars Bring French Style to Geneva


Read more

Citroën’s now standalone luxury brand DS has revealed two very different show cars at the Geneva Motor Show: the 5 Moon Dust and the DS 21 Pallas.

New Audi Q7 E-Tron PHEV Diesel Averages 1.7 L/100 KM Or 138.4 MPG US


Read more

Audi has lifted the veils off the Q7 E-Tron Quattro, the brand’s first diesel plug-in hybrid which is said to combine low consumption figures with more than decent performance.

ABT Sportsline Boosts VW Passat Biturbo Diesel to 280PS, Adds Sharper Body Kit


Read more

German tuner ABT Sportsline has released a styling and performance package for the all-new VW Passat, which will be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show.

Mercedes-Benz V-Class Gets the Brabus Treatment for Geneva


Read more

Brabus has released details about its program for the Mercedes-Benz V-Class, which includes sharper looks, engine tuning and more entertainment features.

A Look at the First Ever Diesel Passenger Cars [w/Videos]


Read more

While diesel cars are relatively common in many parts of the world now, with growing interest in others, it’s important to know which car it was that started the whole diesel alternative. It was a Mercedes-Benz, the 260D from 1937, to be precise.

VW Passat TDI Spot is Painful Reminder of People's Misconceptions About Diesel Cars


Read more

Normally, everybody across the globe should be excited about the excellent mixture of pulling power and efficiency that turbo-diesel engines deliver. In reality though, you still have to state your case.

Audi Reportedly Making RS Q7 With TDI Power


Read more

Audi is said to be mulling making an RS version of its new Q7 SUV. However, with no such models to precede it, there’s little we can relate to in order to speculate in regards to its possible specifications.

Nissan Navara Gets Salomon Limited Edition in the UK


Read more

The Nissan Navara continues in its current form in Europe, even though an all-new model was revealed in Asia last year. In the UK, the Navara even gets a new limited edition model built with the Salomon mountain sports brand.

Test Drive and Presentation of Classic 1950s Mercedes 180D


Read more

Mercedes-Benz and diesel engines go way-way back to the late 1930s. One of the first diesel Mercs to sport the classic look that came to define the brand is the W120 model, which in oil-burning trim was called the 180D.

Citroën’s Facelifted Berlingo Breaks Cover with Discreet Updates


Read more

Citroën has lifted the veils off its facelifted Berlingo, which will have its world debut less than two weeks from now at the Geneva Motor Show.

VW Sharan Gets New Engines and Equipment, Discreet Styling Updates


Read more

The second-generation VW Sharan has received mild styling updates and significal technical tweaks for its first facelift, with the official presentation to take place at the Geneva Motor Show.

All-New Mitsubishi L200 Debuting at the Geneva Motor Show


Read more

This is the all-new Mitsubishi L200 and it’s going to debut at the Geneva Motor Show early next month. If you find it familiar, you’re right – it’s the same car as the Mitsubishi Triton unveiled in late 2014 in Thailand.

Paris is About to Ban Polluting Vehicles From its Centre


Read more

Paris has revealed its plans to ban older vehicles from its centre, in order to lower its pollution levels, according to Autocar.

DS 5 Gets Mild Facelift, Ditches Citroën Name and Chevron


Read more

Citroën’s luxury brand DS has updated its flagship model, the DS 5, which loses any reference to its parent company. The chevron that used to adorn the front end has been replaced by the DS logo placed on a redesigned grille, but that’s not the only change the DS 5 gets.

Renault Captur Gets New 110PS Diesel, Pure Limited Edition in France


Read more

Renault Captur is from now on available with the Energy dCi 110 Euro6 engine, with the new powerplant debuting on the Captur Pure, a new limited edition model launched in France.

Volvo XC60 was Europe’s 2nd Best-Selling Compact Premium SUV Last Year


Read more

The compact premium SUV segment is one of the fastest growing vehicle classes in Europe, with sales expected to exceed 500,000 units for the first time this year due to new model launches from brands such as BMW, Land Rover and Mercedes-Benz.

Opel Astra Becomes Cleaner and More Frugal Than Ever


Read more

Good news for Opel fans out of Rüsselsheim, as current gen Opel Astra has become the most efficient C-segment car in Opel history thanks to its new 1.6 liter CDTI engine.

Honda Details Facelifted Civic Lineup for Europe


Read more

The upcoming Honda Civic Type R is on everyone’s lips, which is why almost no one noticed that Honda has applied some styling and content updates to the regular Civic as well.

Subaru Announces European Debuts of All-New Levorg and Outback for Geneva


Read more

Subaru announced its lineup for the Geneva Motor Show, with the highlights being the European debuts of the all-new Levorg and Outback. The Japanese automaker will also exhibit the Forester equipped with the boxer diesel and Lineartronic (CVT) transmission.

VW Unveils Fourth-Generation Caddy Van


Read more

VW has lifted the veils off the fourth-generation VW Caddy light commercial vehicle, which will go on sale in March and will arrive in German dealerships in June.