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Diesel Drivers

Diesel Drivers is where current and prospective diesel drivers can make the most of their clean diesel experience - a veritable hub of resources and the most up to date information available.


So you’re thinking about buying a diesel car? Well you’ve come to the right place! Clean diesel is a proven technology that is quiet and fun to drive and here you can:


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  • Diesel Drivers

    Clean Diesel Vehicles

    A thorough list of clean diesel cars, trucks and SUVs currently available in the U.S. Clean diesel is a proven technology that is quiet and fun to drive.

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  • Clean Diesel 101

    Why Diesel Isn't Dirty

    With a higher degree of certainty than ever before, we can say that diesel is a clean technology.

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Fuel Locator

    Diesel fuel is more widely available today than ever before. More than half of all retail fuel sites offer diesel fuel with more coming each day.

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Total Cost of Ownership

    Diesel passenger vehicles can save you money – a lot of money.

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Why Diesel?

    Today’s diesel vehicles are clean, quiet and fun-to-drive, and many consumers are learning diesel is an environmentally conscious option that does not sacrifice power or performance.

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  • Clean Diesel 101

    What is SCR?

    Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology is one of the most cost-effective and fuel-efficient technologies available to help reduce diesel engine emissions.

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Recent Events

Diesel cars and questions regarding their emissions have been “in the news” recently.  We want you to know that …

The new generation of clean diesel cars, trucks and SUVs is a fuel efficient and proven choice to meet your personal transportation needs.  Today there are 49 models available; next year we expect 61 total cars, pick-up trucks and SUVs to hit the showrooms.

Vehicle manufacturers and engine makers have invested billions of dollars in research and development to successfully meet the most aggressive emissions standards in the world. They continue to work closely and cooperatively with the Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board, international regulatory bodies, as well as environmental and other interest groups toward common goals.

The diesel engine is the most energy efficient internal combustion engine. It is a proven technology and its unique combination of efficiency, power, reliability, performance, low-emissions and suitability for using renewable fuels ensures a place for diesel technology to help meet a range of demands from personal transportation up to the needs of a global economy.

Clean diesel technology is a key strategy to meet your own personal transportation needs and to help the nation achieve current and future clean air, energy and climate goals. Read more. 

Recent News

  • Policy Insider | 02/21/17

    What’s working when it comes to EPA and industry? An Editorial View from the ED

    How we got to this position is the result of many people, forces and influences collaborating, disagreeing but ultimately coming together to work together and make real progress.

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  • Press Release | 02/13/17

    New Chevy Cruze Diesel Sedan to Hit Amazing 52 MPG Highway

    2017 Cruze Diesel Sedan has achieved 52 mpg highway rating - the highest highway fuel economy rating of any non-hybrid/non-EV in America.

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  • Ask and you shall receive. Introducing the all-new #Cruze Diesel with an EPA-estimated 52 MPG on highway mileage!… https://t.co/Pvg5qGD6OO

    Chevrolet Via Twitter

    @chevrolet 02/13/17

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