A trio of Mazda6 race cars powered by SKYACTIV-D diesel engines will face off at the Thunderhill 25-Hour race in a dealers-versus-factory showdown that you can stream live online — for all 25 hours, if you like.
It is a tough choice. Do one thing and do it well? Or offer your customers a lot of options? Audi has decided to do a lot of powertrains well when it comes to the A3. Audi has worked hard to become known as the brand with the most complete lineup of clean-diesel vehicles in more »
We told you Chevrolet would unveil its redesigned-for-America Chevrolet Colorado at the L.A. Auto Show. Even more welcome than the unveiling was the news that Chevy will offer it with a diesel engine — even though you’ll have to wait until its second year of production to get one so equipped.
AutoTrader.com Survey Reveals Shopper Perceptions And Concerns Regarding Diesel, Hybrid, Electric And Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles
ATLANTA, GA – A recent survey by AutoTrader.com shows that there are still significant gaps that need to be closed in order for consumers to increase their consideration and purchase of alternative fuel vehicles. The survey, which measured consumer attitudes on a range of topics concerning diesels, hybrids, electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrids, revealed more »
Audi Survey Says More Than Half of Americans Think Gov’t Unfairly Favors Hybrids Over Diesels. But Of Course.
No surprise: Audi, one of the largest sellers of diesel-powered U.S. passenger cars, says its study shows more than half of Americans believe the government unfairly favors hybrids over diesel automobiles.
PLYMOUTH, MI – Honeywell Turbo Technologies, the global developer of automotive turbochargers, has announced a recently conducted survey revealing 70 percent of Americans have never driven a diesel-powered vehicle, and 73 percent of Millennials (those under the age of 35) have never ventured on American roadways in a diesel car or truck, yet 56 percent more »
Exciting news for those like me who own small trucks and have been feeling a bit forgotten by the Big Three: Chevrolet will unwrap the U.S.-bound version of its Colorado midsize truck Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the L.A. Auto Show.
After much waiting, it’s official: The EPA has rated the 2014 Ford Fiesta as the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid gasoline-powered car in America at 45 MPG highway.
It may becoming Diesel week around these parts. Mercedes is supposed to send me something not from the Otto cycle this week. In the meantime, here Green Car Journal is heaping the love to the A6 TDI. And what’s not to love? The midsized Audi looks the part and gets good economy to boot. But more »
WEST ORANGE, NJ – Lincoln Educational Services Corporation, a specialized technical training and a driving force in helping students turn their passion into professional success, has announced a truck built by students from its South Plainfield, NJ campus took First Place in its class at the 2013 Diesel Nationals in Englishtown, NJ on Saturday, September more »
Three Audi TDI clean diesel vehicles and a raft of fuel economy enthusiasts and journalists have completed the “Truth in 48″ challenge and achieved roughly 50% better fuel economy than the vehicles’ EPA combined ratings.
Audi is sending three TDI vehicles on its “Truth in 48″ challenge to see if they can make it from Los Angeles to New York in 48 hours or less while making only four refueling stops.