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European Diesel Sales Fall As Buyers Fear Future Bans

Sales of diesel vehicles in Europe have started to fall as bans on diesel vehicles look set to be rolled out.

EPA Suspected FCA Of Using Emissions Defeat Devices Since 2015

The war between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the Environmental Protection Agency recently escalated , but newly released documents reveal ...

Audi Tech Boss Says Americans Aren't Suited For Diesel

Last month there were reports that Audi and Porsche could eventually bring diesel engines back to the United States.

BMW's Home City Of Munich Thinking About Banning Older Diesel-Powered Cars

BMW's hometown of Munich is considering banning older diesels, following a government study which detected hazardous pollution levels i...

VW To Offer European Diesel Owners Extended Warranty But No Money, Says EU

The VW Group has agreed with Europe's consumer affairs chief to offer an extra two years of warranty to its European owners of diesel m...

Report Says FCA Diesels Emit 20x More NOx Than Legal, Company Says Not So Fast

Shortly after West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines, and Emissions (CAFEE) announced it found diesel models from...

220,000 Dutch And UK Drivers Team Up To Sue VW Over Emissions

About 220,000 drivers from Netherlands and the UK are joining forces against the VW Group, seeking compensation over the diesel emissions s...

Germany Orders Emissions Investigation On Porsche

The German Transport ministry has ordered a probe to find out whether Porsche used a cheat device in the Cayenne V6 diesel models.

German Publication Says Porsche Cayenne Fails Emission Standards

German publication Der Spiegel reports that Porsche's Cayenne V6 TDI model exceeds permitted emissions , based on independent tests.

We're Pretty Sure This Diesel VW Wouldn't Pass Emissions Testing

No matter which side of the debate you may fall on, you have to admit that Volkswagen was pretty clever about the way it worked around emi...

Audi Cheated On Diesel Emissions, Says German Government In New Accusations

Just when it looked like Volkswagen's Dieselgate scandal was coming to a close , the German government has alleged Audi cheated on emi...

EU’s New Type Approval Rules To Give Commission Power To Fine Cheating Companies Directly

EU Ministers have agreed on new draft rules for approving cars as a response to VW’s Dieselgate , giving the European Commission the power ...

Watchdog Says VW Made $26 Billion From Cheating Diesels In France

France's consumer fraud watchdog believes Volkswagen earned 22.78 billion euros ($25.65 billion) by selling its diesel emissions cheat...

GM Sued For Using Defeat Devices On Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra

General Motors has been hit with a class-action lawsuit accusing the company of using defeat devices on hundreds of thousands of trucks equ...

Canada Approves Fixes For VW's Older 2.0-Liter Diesel

The Canadian government has given the thumbs up for Volkswagen’s proposed fix for about 10,000 Passat models fitted with its oldest emissi...

Department Of Justice And EPA Sue Fiat Chrysler Over Diesel Emissions

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' last ditch effort to avoid a lawsuit by the United States Department of Justice and the Environmental Prote...

VW's Computer Cheat Code Found By Researchers

Following a year-long investigation, an international team of researchers found the code which had previously allowed VW to "cheat&qu...

Mercedes Offices Raid By Prosecutors In Diesel Investigation

The Stuttgart prosecutor’s office has raided several Daimler facilities in Germany as part of its ongoing investigation into the company...

Audi Preparing To Resume South Korean Sales

Audi is preparing to resume sales in South Korea after the country banned no less than 32 models from the Volkswagen Group last year.

2018 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Priced From $24,670

Pricing details for the 2018 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel have just been announced and customers will have to cough up a hefty premium over the p...